The darkest hour is just before dawn.

Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith; who for the joy that was set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is set down at the right hand… Continue reading

Squirrel!

There’s a squirrel who hangs out in our backyard. I put out some scraps to entice him to stay on the fence for a while so I could get some pictures. My sister… Continue reading

Christmas glitter and glow

A few of our favorite things, this Christmas season  Now there were in the same country shepherds living out in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night. And behold, an angel of the… Continue reading

Emmanuel

When we could not reach Heaven Heaven came to us -“He Made A Way In A Manger” And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, the glory… Continue reading

Supermoon + Blood Moon + Lunar Eclipse (+ cool moon pics)

Here are some pictures I took during the Supermoon-Blood moon-lunar eclipse phenomenon of September 27, 2015. I got there halfway into it, as the moon was already red. From then on, the circle… Continue reading

Sand, wind, and waves

Here are pictures from our visit to a beach in Monterey, CA. It was an overcast, windy day–my favorite kind! The sand was lighter than southern CA’s. The clouds and wind-tossed waves gave… Continue reading

[Monochromatic] Autumn leaves at night (Weekly Photo Challenge)

Fall leaves in monochromatic shades of yellow-red get a new look by being shot against a backdrop of dark blue night sky, lit by a streetlight. The entrance of Your words gives light;… Continue reading

Fire and coals and roastin’ marshmallows 

Pics from a grill out we did! Starting the fire A little too much😉Starting overPerfect-O!Red-hot glowing coals are SUPER fun to take pictures of! Do all things without complaining and disputing, that you… Continue reading

Wherever the road leads…

Take heed to God’s Word. How can a young man cleanse his way? By taking heed according to Your word. ~ Psalm 119:9 ~

Evening at the beach

Had a nice relaxing evening at the beach yesterday, just hanging out with the family and taking pics When the sun started to go down, it was amazing!!Like liquid gold!There was a nice… Continue reading

Berries, in [close up] (Weekly Photo Challenge)

Bless the Lord, O my soul; And all that is within me, bless His holy name! Who satisfies your mouth with good things, so that your youth is renewed like the eagle’s. ~… Continue reading

Animals in their natural habitats

A trip to the Natural History Museum! What I liked best was the dioramas, with realistic life-sized animals before a painted background of their habitat. These are North American Mammals. That is actually… Continue reading