Come to me…

Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.
Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart,
and you will find rest for your souls.
For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.”

Matthew 11:28-30


(statue of Jesus, Parrot Mt. and Gardens, Pigeon Forge, TN / Julie Cook / 2020)

Calm, cool, and collected…

Faith looks not at what happens to him but at Him Whom he believes.
Watchman Nee


(a Lady Amherst pheasant / Parrot Mt and Gardens, Pigeon Forge, TN / Julie Cook / 2020)

I think we all wish we could be as calm, cool, and collected…as well as stunning
as this Lady Amherst Pheasant…

Well, we can!

Do not conform to the pattern of this world,
but be transformed by the renewing of your mind.
Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good,
pleasing and perfect will.

Romans 12:2 NIV

And with a tail like that…