Hippie Fashion

Crowds were drawn in great numbers to hear what this 2nd century holy hippie named John had to say.  JB was not into fashion, his hair was matted into dreadlocks; he wore a blanket of camel hair skins and ate locusts and wild honey.  He had grown up with the Essenes, in an outdoor commune.…

Dame Margaret

Dame Margaret Rutherford was once asked what does success mean?  “It is certainly not furs or fancy cars, which I have neither.  To me it is gathering hearts and lifting them up.” As a black and white film fan, I marvel at how this woman worked hard to overcome such a dark childhood.  Unlike today,…

KISS 2020

Lets keep it simple saints (KISS) and in 2020 let us resolve to thrive by offering the same forgiveness we have received.  We can easily SMILE in the assurance that we are loved.  Our heavenly Papa will do NEW things in the lives of all those who look to Him in the New Year.  He…

Rain on me

October 27, 2019 it rained hard in San Nicolas. The rainbirds, the harbingers of crystal clear droplets to come will emerge to sing again next May.  The drizzle will return when dew drops well up in the atmosphere.  A tradition that can be counted among all of our blessings.  Before the pour, the sprinkle lets…

Ecclesiastes

With the downloaded divine wisdom of God, Solomon wrote this book. The name Ecclesiastes means preacher. In his meditations the writer puzzled with how one could find happiness or contentment apart from God. Are the answers found in science, philosophy, wealth, music or materialism? Solomon’s wide search came up empty. He concludes that it is…