Coffee Percs

He got up and crossed to the fire, filling his cup at the pot.  The coffee was strong enough to stiffen the hair on a man’s neck, and hot enough to scald.  He tasted it, then put the cup down.”              –Louis L’Amour (Matagorda) Come in, Pard, coffee’s sure hot, watch it so it don’t burn the…

Echoes From the Campfire

We’d better thank God we live in a place where words like honesty, decency, and integrity still have meaning, because those words lose all meaning in this system.  Let’s work to keep meaning in those words as long as we can.  Civilization is coming all too fast.”             –William Wayne Dickson (Sagebrush)     “Brethren, I do not count…

Echoes From the Campfire

Men who live always in cities rarely notice the sky.”              –Louis L’Amour (Catlow)     “But when these things begin to take place, straighten up and lift up your heads, because your redemption is drawing near.”              –Luke 21:28 (NASB)————————–Have we lost our perspective, our sense of direction?  Do we even have a sense of eternity anymore?  John Piper stated,…

Echoes From the Campfire

Hardship was healthy; most people did not enjoy enough of it for their own good.”              –Elmer Kelton (Stand Proud)     “You therefore must endure hardship as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.”              –2 Timothy 2:3 (NKJV)———————–If my Mom had been alive she would have exclaimed that last week was “colder than the dickens!”  I had an inkling of…