Over the holiday break my wife and I spent a delightful extended weekend in Colorado. While journeying through the streets of Colorado Springs, one of our hosts pointed out the new marijuana shops that have opened up since the legalization took effect. All I can say is that some may get their “Colorado Rocky Mountain High” from cannabis, but ours came from the creation and especially the church!
What majesty is not only seen but felt as you drive or stand along the towering Rockies! The quietness and the power overwhelm, humbling you beneath their splendor. We spent a few days with our dear friends John & Angi Hindman and their family in Longmont. One day we drove up into the mountains to Brainerd Lake, with plans to hike around it a bit. But by the time we arrived the temperature had plummeted to single digits and the winds blew strong. So we remained in the van, enjoying the view as we partook of a hot soup and snack picnic. On the way back down, we happened upon the scene of a bull moose lumbering across a snow-covered field. As I had driven all over a park in Canada a few […]