• Pastor's Corner

The Law of the Jungle

The law of the jungle is true even if you live in the suburbs. Ruth and I have a bluebird house on our deck. We can see it while we eat and while we share our devotions together in the mornings. It has provided entertainment for over the last couple of years. We have watched with pleasure as the bluebird family has made a home there and birthed new family members in their little house.

The other day Ruth came face to face with the law of the jungle. Apparently along with birds on the deck we have a snake living under the deck. The sound of newly hatched baby birds was music to his ears. When Ruth walked into the backyard, she discovered the snake’s tail hanging out of the birdhouse. We assume he had had a taste meal of baby birds.

We considered that a tragedy. We had adopted the bird family as our own. When tragedy strikes, we look for answers to avoid it in the future. So Ruth began searching the google machine for ways to protect the bird house from the snake. We do the same thing with the pain life causes us. Thankfully we can turn to God’s Word for answers.

9 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Cesspool or Prayer Closet

Chuck Swindoll contends that our lives are determined “not by the strength of the gale, but by the set of the sail.” In other words, our attitude is much more important than our circumstances. No one

What Are You Building?

Ecclesiastes 5:18 Behold that which I have seen. it is good and right for one to eat and to drink, and to see good in all his labor that he labors under the sun all the days of his life, which God giv

Are You Better? or Bitter?

I am currently reading a book entitled “Rebound: From Pain To Passion.” It is the personal account of Matt Doherty’s journey to the pinnacle of successful and his fall to the pit of despair. He was re