Blooming Season

Several months ago, I discussed a certain tree with my son. Thin clusters of leaves struggled for air between clumps of moss. "Did it even bloom this spring?" "I don't think so." "Hope there's nothing wrong with it. I love the spray of tiny flowers across the lawn when it blooms."…

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Pumpkin Spice

"He has shown kindness by giving you rain from heaven and crops in their seasons; he provides you with plenty of food and fills your hearts with joy” (Acts 14:17). In the dark of September's final night, orange gourds tumbled into town. They took over church yards and street corners. Some seem…

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Fresh Taste of Autumn

Ninety degree steam settles over our neighborhood, suspending us in Florida's extended summer. Our trees will hold onto their leaves for a few months more. Tropical chills will sweep them away without the colorful pageantry of autumn. Garnet and orange decor brush hints of the season along our interiors. We bake…

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