Starting a New Lawn

Raymond Rewerts

READ : Mark 3:7–15 And he appointed twelve . . . so that they might be with him and he might send them out to preach. (v. 14) I have been reading all I can about starting lawns. However, starting a lawn in Illinois clay is not easy. It’s stubborn and refuses to surrender to the steel teeth of the rake. This kind of soil requires a lot of preparation for those fine grass seeds. Jesus sought to implant the …

Venturing

Raymond Rewerts

READ : Hebrews 11:1–3, 8–10 By faith Abraham obeyed when he was called to go out. (v. 8) We’re beginning a new month together, so let’s get acquainted. I think I understand you to some extent. The fact that you take the time to sit down and reflect on God’s Word says a great deal about you. Somewhere along the line you’ve been touched by God’s searching presence, and now you’re responding by wanting to know more of his ways …