I was mowing our lawns today, and because the catcher doesn’t work very well on our lawn mower, was using an old bamboo leaf rake inherited from my grandfather to gather up the grass clippings. […]
As a lily among brambles,so is my love among the young women. (Song of Solomon 2:2 ESV) Near the entrance to the building in which I work is a patch of irises. I particularly like […]
After a day of hard labour I now have a sore back and no front hedge!
“Other seeds fell among thorns, and the thorns grew up and choked them. (Matthew 13:7 ESV) “As for what was sown among thorns, this is the one who hears the word, but the cares of […]
I have some weedkiller in my garden shed. I don’t like using the stuff but we have ivy and blackberry growing wild which are almost impossible to control aside from a targeted spray with Roundup. […]
In Genesis 3:17-19 God consigns Adam to a lifelong battle with weeds. Churches are not exempt from this relentless toil. On this past Saturday afternoon half our church turned up for a ‘summer clean’ of […]