A memory of a long hot sandy beach and Dad

As a father has compassion for His children, so the Lord has compassion on those who fear Him. Psalm 103: 13 On a day like today at Peniscola beach it is easy to remember a VW beetle car, George and the mile long beach of King’s beach, in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.  Port Elizabeth wasContinue reading “A memory of a long hot sandy beach and Dad”

Delta De L’Ebre

The eyes of the Lord are everywhere, keeping watch on the wicked and the good. Proverbs 15:3 There is a quiet about the flatness A sadness about no mountains.           A gliding of herons and knecking of flamingoes A joy in white , palest pink and black under wing. The dust of the roads, rice fieldsContinue reading “Delta De L’Ebre”

Tortosa seen from Castell de la Suda  and Delta de l’Ebre

Draw near to God and He will draw near to you. James 4 : 8 Different roads sometimes lead to the same castle. George R. R. Martin Castles are forests of stone. George Herbert 1 A man’s house is his castle. OR 2 A man’s home is his wife’s castle. 1James Otis  2Alexander Chase EveningContinue reading “Tortosa seen from Castell de la Suda  and Delta de l’Ebre”

A walk to Salt de Can Batlle waterfalls

He has showed you, people,  what is good; and what the Lord expects from you, to do justly, love mercy , and walk humbly with your God.? Micah 6:8 (It is Satan who leads people to sin and then leaves them helpless and hopeless, fearing to ask for forgiveness . But God says “Let thatContinue reading “A walk to Salt de Can Batlle waterfalls”

Sleeping near a lake with families who have come for the weekend. We are 30 minutes from Girona (Spain)

Behold, I am the Lord God, the God of all flesh: is there anything too hard for me? Jeremiah 32: 27 We are 30 minutes from Girona. The camp site had few people last night but the birds sang so much through the night that I got up to Google the question : Why doContinue reading “Sleeping near a lake with families who have come for the weekend. We are 30 minutes from Girona (Spain)”

Girona day 2: more flowers and some locally prepared food

You nourish your emotional life when you are kind, you destroy it when you are cruel. Proverbs 11 : 17 (Sandy’s use of emotional life instead of soul) The walk in to see Girona for the second time was most impressive because of the trees. Here is a quote about how they make one feel:Continue reading “Girona day 2: more flowers and some locally prepared food”

Antonio Gaudi’s Sagrada Familia as I saw it today

In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. Genesis 1:1 “Nothing is invented, for it is written in nature first” Antoni Gaudi “Originality consists in returning to the origin.  Thus, originality means returning , through one’s resources, to the simplicity of the early solutions.” Antoni Gaudi Those who look for the laws ofContinue reading “Antonio Gaudi’s Sagrada Familia as I saw it today”

Sea, sand, sun and no volley ball 😊

Divine power is provided for every soul struggling for the victory over sin…justification means that the conscience no longer depends on self promoting works to heal it but receives the blessing of sanctification. Sanctification means continual talking with God. “Do we then do away with the Law? God forbid we establish the law.” Romans 3:31Continue reading “Sea, sand, sun and no volley ball 😊”