Tag Archives: Water

Dead Sea to Living Water

He said to me, “This water flows toward the eastern region and goes down into the Arabah, where it enters the Dead Sea. When it empties into the sea, the salty water there becomes fresh. Swarms of living creatures will live wherever … Continue reading

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Sewage and the Source

Wickedness never brings stability,     but the godly have deep roots. Proverbs 12:3 (NLT) A few weeks ago, Wendy and I had five dead oak trees cut down near our lake home. Add to that total the three dead oak trees … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day John 4

Jesus replied, “Anyone who drinks this water will soon become thirsty again. But those who drink the water I give will never be thirsty again. It becomes a fresh, bubbling spring within them, giving them eternal life.” John 4:13-14 (NLT) On Lake … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day Numbers 20

There was no water there for the community, so they ganged up on Moses and Aaron. Numbers 20:2 (MSG) I am so spoiled with the basic necessities of life. Water is a staple. Water is everywhere. I flush without thinking … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day Jeremiah 41

Ishmael’s reason for dumping the bodies into a cistern was to cover up the earlier murder of Gedaliah. Jeremiah 41:9a (MSG) In my study group, we’ve been utilizing an exercise called Morning Pages. It’s really simple. First thing, when you … Continue reading

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Out in the Moonlight All Alone

It was a gorgeous, full moon last night. The cool evening was calm and the lake was like a sheet of glass. After a wonderful, late dinner Wendy and I got in the boat, set the throttle to just above … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day Isaiah 3

[God's] withdrawing police and protection, judges and courts, pastors and teachers, captains and generals, doctors and nurses, and, yes, even the repairmen and jacks-of-all-trades. Isaiah 3:1b-2 (MSG) In 1993, massive spring floods deluged downtown Des Moines. The Des Moines Water Works was under water … Continue reading

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