curated news for friends & family™ ... because friends don't let friends go uninformed! ™    

Life, the Universe, God Provides

by bill - 2021-08-01 ( life / gifts / appreciation )

Not your typical Sunday morning sermon.

Last night before going to bed, my wife Tara was saying, "Be on the lookout for branches. I want to use a couple of 'trees' for our [front porch] Halloween display this year. You know, clean them off, paint them black, and put lights on them? Something like that at the store can cost $150!"

This morning when I awoke, I laughed as I looked out the window. A severe storm came through town late last night (causing the cancellation of the outdoor Garth Books concert downtown). Somewhat less tragically, it also knocked down a small section of one of the many large trees across the street from us, next to the creek.

I just now got back from snapping off a couple of semi-large branches for Tara. While I was at it, I moved it all out of the street. And I don't even have a chainsaw. :)

The moral of the story: You never know what nice surprise life might have in store for you.


Share this...

blog versionsimilar posts here... and elsewhere

Comments (we believe in free speech, but not necessarily these comments)
Leave a new comment regarding "life-the-universe-god-provides":

post_ID = 2350