Cleaning out the heart

My animals often reveal things in my heart that I can easily manage or bury in day-to-day living.  Yesterday was Gretchen’s turn to clean out my heart.  It was hot and the week had been long and busy.    I planned to stop by for a quick pat on the nose and a weight measurementContinue reading “Cleaning out the heart”

It’s too much. We can’t do it.

“This place is a wasteland.  Send them on, Jesus.   There’s not enough here to meet our needs…let alone their needs.” Do you ever look around your world and feel like that?  The problems and the heartaches seem too big.  The resources too meager.  You’ve seen miracles…seen Jesus work but now you are tired.  That’sContinue reading “It’s too much. We can’t do it.”