Category Archives: Christian living

I’M FINE!

Being involved in theatre for most of my life has taught me how to become someone else for a short time – to shed my own persona and live in a different time, place or situation.  We all wear masks throughout … Continue reading

Posted in Christian living, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 10 Comments

CLIPPED WINGS

As I travel through life’s darkest moments, When all around me is unfamiliar ground, When the sound of silence engulfs me and pierces the every day noise, There in the midst of it all, There with wings unfurled, With pinions … Continue reading

Posted in art, Christian living, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

I WON’T GROW UP!

“Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.” C. S. Lewis Like Peter Pan, I’ve often thought of myself as the proverbial child.  The thought of growing old was never appealing. Doing childish things wasn’t … Continue reading

Posted in aging, Christian daily devotion, Christian living, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

COWBOY PAUL

This guy wears many hats, as I’ve already written.  One of his favorites is anything bearing the Stetson name and he really looks good in it.  To me, the cowboy in Paul, is the most attractive. As a boy, he … Continue reading

Posted in Christian living, Family, Travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 8 Comments

BEAUTY WITHIN

ART & INSPIRATION FROM PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© What does a plein air artist do when the weather simply won’t allow for outdoor painting?  It’s too hot, humid, cloudy and even a little windy.  They retreat to the recesses of … Continue reading

Posted in art, Christian living, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

GONE FISHIN’

A morning mist engulfs the lake, the air is fresh and clean. You pull the anchor and set out, to waters so serene, The sputter of the motor spits, encroaching other sounds, That lead to the old fishing hole, where … Continue reading

Posted in art, Christian living, Poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

RAINY DAYS & MONDAYS

“Be still, sad heart! and cease repining; Behind the clouds is the sun still shining; Thy fate is the common fate of all, Into each life some rain must fall” ― Henry Wadsworth Longfellow As a child I used to … Continue reading

Posted in Christian living, Encouragement, storms, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

CIRCLE OF LIFE

ORIGINAL POST FROM ATIMETOSHARE.ME 3/12/15 A wrinkled little body, writhing and screaming as it inhales its first breath – Skin begins to fill with life and becomes smooth to the touch, That same helpless infant begins to explore – to … Continue reading

Posted in Christian daily devotion, Christian living, Life, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

RANDOM THOUGHT – HABITAT

   Original water color art by Paul T. Boecher© “Yellowstone Falls” God created the earth and all its inhabitants. He provides nourishment and a beautiful habitat, with the heat of the sun to warm them during the day and the … Continue reading

Posted in art, Christian living, God | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

KEEP ON TRUCKING

A story begins – we’re introduced to the characters – see their goals and failed attempts at reaching them – get involved in what happens next.  With the turn of each page, we see the mistakes they make, root for them to … Continue reading

Posted in Christian daily devotion, Christian living, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

FORGET THE PAST …

I’ve been blessed with the ability to forget most of the yucky stuff that’s happened in my life.  I believe that God allows me to forget so I can move forward.  If I weren’t able to do that, I’m sure I’d … Continue reading

Posted in christian daily devotions, Christian living, Holy spirit, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

PRAY

   Do you ever wonder if your prayers are being heard or if they even matter?  When you think about it, there are over seven billion people in the world.  Not all of them pray, but if even half of … Continue reading

Posted in America, armor of God, Bible, christian daily devotions, Christian living, confidence, courage, Encouragement, Faith, God, government, grace, hope, Jesus, prayer, Religion | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

PUTTING IT INTO OUR DAILY WALK

The beautiful music still resonates in my mind. The pews will not be as full at least until Christmas, but still the good news of salvation has reached the ears of many.  The flowers slowly droop and wilt and are eventually … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Christian daily devotion, Christian living, Encouragement, Faith, goals, God, hope, Inspiration, Jesus, Religion, Salvation | Tagged , , | Leave a comment