Is there a fundamental difference between humans and animals? Or is life for both merely a struggle to survive from birth through maturity, then death?
I'm stretching the wildflower definition again and including another shrub or small tree because of the attractiveness of the bloom.
One day, Moses was tending his father-in-law's sheep in the Sinai Desert and he saw a unique phenomenon.
Tiny, strange flowers adorn the littleleaf buttercup. According to the Weather Channel, 27 degrees Fahrenheit is the record low for April 19. I remember a strange spring in 2007 when an Easter freeze created a new agenda for planting our gardens.
Always-changing honeysuckle follows the cycles of nature. Psalm 43:5 reads "Why are you downcast, O my soul? Why so disturbed within me?
I am departing from featuring my pretty wildflowers so that I can include flowering shrubs and trees.
In the book of Deuteronomy, the Hebrew people were given a very interesting instruction about harvesting their grapes.
Sweet white violet is named after its pleasant fragrance. When we examine the characteristics of a person committed to follow the commandment Jesus repeated several times to "love your neighbor as yourself," we become aware of a very important contrast to the norms of our society.
This Sunday is Palm Sunday. It is the celebration of Jesus' royal entry into Jerusalem riding on a colt. People gathered along the roadway and the streets waving palm branches and proclaiming Him as the one to re-establish the reign of King David.
The Psalmist spoke of the shelter God provides when he wrote, "He shall cover thee with his feathers, and under his wings shalt thou trust" (Psalm 91:4).