Echoes From the Campfire

Sometimes you have to get through today the best you can and trust tomorrow to the Lord.”              –Elmer Kelton  (Badger Boy)     “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, And lean not on your own understanding; In all your ways acknowledge Him, And He shall direct your paths.”              –Proverbs 3:5-6 (NKJV)—————————-Again, I will say we don’t thank…

Coffee Percs

There was a pot of stew and he ate hungrily, then ate from a stack of tortillas.  Then he sat down, looking at the moonlight’s refection on the dark water, listening to the night sounds and drinking coffee.”              –Louis L’Amour  (The Burning Hills) Whatcha lookin’ up in the sky for, Pard?  It ain’t gonna rain, though…

Echoes From the Campfire

Meanness can buck me off, but only death can keep me from crawlin’ back up in the saddle.”              –Stephen Bly  (The Long Trail Home)     “Therefore, brethren, be even more diligent to make your call and election sure, for if you do these things you will never stumble.”              –2 Peter 1:10 (NKJV)———————–I can remember it well; I was…

Echoes From the Campfire

It was his attitude, however, that always carried him through troubles.”              –Robert J. Thomas  (The Reckoning)     “And if you address as Father the One who judges impartially based on each one’s work, you are to conduct yourselves in reverence during this time of temporary residence.”              –1 Peter 1:17 (HCSB)————————Many years ago, a good friend of mine who…