What I would do if I had a camel

Mar 18, 2020 by

We don’t have a camel. Our farm has at least one of many different critters, but we don’t have a camel. Ah, but if we did . . . If we had a camel, I would invite children to come see, smell and hear this...

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Look, these are God rocks

Feb 3, 2020 by

The conversation went something like this: Look at these stones, my children. These are God rocks. Because, you see, Yahweh God held back the waters of the Jordan River when it was overflowing its banks, and...

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I didn’t just change my mind

Nov 22, 2019 by

Moses got a burning bush. In my case, the voice wasn’t in a burning bush. It wasn’t even a voice. After hosting 20 exchange students, I was done. Done transporting, making food, listening to teenage...

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Real shepherd experience

Oct 21, 2019 by

Facebook told me the estate sale would have primitives. Several days later, Facebook added “cinnamon rolls.” I would be there. I don’t need any more stuff, primitive or not. I definitely don’t need...

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Tons of clothes await fun-loving volunteers

Sep 18, 2017 by and

NORTH NEWTON, Kan. — The payoff for a four-hour weekly round-trip to volunteer with Mennonite Central Committee comes in the joy of service, fun and fellowship. Every Wednesday, some of the volunteers get up...

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