June 13/18 – “We make a living by what we get – we make a life by what we give.” – unknown

CemeteryCopy

“I have shown you all things, how that so labouring ye ought to support the weak, and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he said, It is more blessed to give than receive.”  – Acts 20:35

Peace to you,

B

Image: Forest Lawn Cemetery in Buffalo, NY.

Advertisements
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

June 6/18 – Our children are like mirrors – they reflect our attitudes in life.

ChildrenMirrors

When I work around adults a lot of things may go unnoticed but when my grand children are close by I can be sure they are watching and listening. Never missing a beat.

“The just walketh in his integrity: his children are blessed after him.”                                                                                                                                                                    – Proverbs 20:7

Photo description: the skyline of Minneapolis, Minnesota at night on the Mississippi River. Source: RJSBird Photography

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

May 30/18 – The Train of failure usually runs on the track of laziness. – unknown

12031527_997621066968787_7281761041513031923_o copy“By much slothfulness the building decayeth; and through idleness of the hands the house droppeth through.       – Ecclesiastes 10:18

Peace to you.

B

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

May 23/18 – “Authority makes some people grow – and others just swell.” – unknown

11000893_870704482993780_1060292058862403683_n copy“Whoever exalts himself will be humbled; and whoever humbles himself shall be exalted.”                                                                                                – Matthew 23:12 (NAS)

Peace to you.

B

Image: looking up at the Guardian Building in downtown Detroit, Michigan. Source: RJSBird Photography

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

May 16/18 – Just for today I will read something that requires effort, thought, and concentration.

10418337_830021617062067_8970333546682127064_n

Like when I’m constructing a DIY and the directions read like the author has never assembled it himself!!

I hope your reading provides you more enjoyment.

Peace to you.

B

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

May 9/18 – Close together or far apart Mom is always in my heart.

ChicagoinaBallcopyMOMIn Remembrance – A limb has fallen from the family tree that says grieve not for me but remember the times, the laughter the song the good life lived while I was strong. – unknown

Mom you are always in my heart.

Proverbs 31 – description of a worthy woman.

Peace to you.

B

Picture: the Chicago skyline taken in a crystal ball by my talented photographer son. www.rjsbirdphotography.com

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

May 2/18 – Feed your faith and your doubts will starve to death.  – unknown                                                                                                                                                                

FeedyourFaith“But we are not of those who shrink back to destruction, but of those who have faith to the preserving of the soul.”  – Hebrews 10:39 (NASB)

Peace to you.

B

Image: the ruins of the Washburn A Flour Mill in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment