Month: December 2010

It Came On A Midnight Clear

Thoughts

It Came On A Midnight Clear

Tonight is Christmas Eve—we honor tomorrow as the birth date of Jesus, but with storms in our area the skies are anything but clear in Houston tonight.  The shepherds are to have seen the star on a clear night and thus began a journey leading them to Jesus.  The clear night helped them follow the signs correctly.  We, too, need some clarity—we need a holy wind to blow everything inconsequential away so we can see clearly.… Continue reading

222,222

Thoughts

222,222

I rolled the odometer in my vehicle to 222,222 miles this past week.  I saw the milestone coming and purposely drove down a road that I would be able to stop and take a picture of the odometer—pretty sick, huh?  That SUV has been reliable and faithful since March 8, 2000 (kinda sad that I keep that sort of data in my mind).  For the last ten-and-a-half years, 3929 days to be exact, that Ford has averaged 56.5 miles per day on the original engine and transmission.… Continue reading