Nature’s Witness (Elfchen Series #23)



Sensing danger

Heart beating fast

Sitting quiet and still


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God’s Country


Glorious sunrise

Big Montana Sky

Prairies, mountains smile forever


From southwestern Montana, the Tobacco Root Mountains rise above the Madison River valley.



Park trail

With cautious steps

Who’s watching me now?


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Life Smiles Back (Haiku Series #87)


Saturday morning

No alarm, sleeping in late—

Let’s do this again!

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Road Trips

RV sales climbing

Alternative trekking mode—

Travel in land yachts

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Volkswagen beetle

Rear engine, seating for four—

Relic of the past

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God’s Presence (Haiku Series #86)

Stepping Forward

Patient, yet restless

Every life needs a purpose—

Listen for God’s call

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Witnessing Peace

Do not be troubled

Holy Spirit walks with us—

God’s peace be with you

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His Daily Dose

Days, weeks, months go by

Feeling God’s Gospel Spirit—

Never growing old

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Sweet Treats (Haiku Series #85)

Never Enough

Bagels and cream cheese

Delicious breakfast or snack—

Sweet carbs explosion

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Too Rich?

Triple chocolate

You bake it, then I eat it—

Decadent cheesecake

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Major Letdown

Buttermilk pancakes

Dreaming of breakfast’s sweetness—

Oh no!  Diner closed!

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Nature’s Gifts (Haiku Series #84)

Sweet Fragrance

Nature sending love

Despite social distancing—

Smelling sweet flowers

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Concert in the Pines

Deep in the forest

Harmony reigns over all—

Are we listening?

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Catch Us—If You Can

One, two, three, four, five

Their heads bobbing up and down—

Turkeys in tall grass

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Hope Overcomes Fear (Haiku Series #83)


Stormy clouds approach

Life’s storms threaten with darkness—

Christ quiets the wind

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With Us

Jesus promises

Another Advocate comes—

The Holy Spirit

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Jesus walks ahead

Emmanuel, God with us—

Coming to save us

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Life’s Screenshots (Haiku Series #82)


Blazing summer heat

Laboring against the clock—

Melting ice cream cone

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Morning Ritual

New day beginning

Morning coffee aroma—

Good to the next cup

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Try Again

Internet gateway

Needing a secure password—

How does p@$$word sound?

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Nature’s Bounty (Haiku Series #81)


Unceasing rainfall

A minor inconvenience—

Landscape turning green

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Around every bend

Nature offers surprises—

Mysteries waiting

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Quiet stillness sits

Can you hear nature at work?

With each blade of grass

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Always with Us (Haiku Series #80)


Running to Jesus

Feeling the Holy Spirit—

Finding still waters

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Kneeling at the Cross

Praying for America—

Hearing the Gospel

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Jesus’ teaches us

Always loving our neighbors—

Step forward as one

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Time with God (Haiku Series #79)

Come to Me

Life’s sinful burdens

Repent, go to our Father—

Forgiveness received

red neon light signage

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Rich Harvest

Faithfully sowing

Planting seeds in fertile soil—

But, God gives the growth

man planting plant

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Never Lost

Only from God’s Word

Filled with faithful love and hope—

Finding a road map

young woman with map looking away on city street

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