Montana realized the Grand Canyon mules fascinated Pepper, but he didn’t want Pepper to miss the Canyon for the mules.
“And there are also many other things which Jesus did, the which, if they should be written every one, I suppose that even the world itself could not contain the books that should be written. Amen.”
—John 21:25 KJV
Coloring Fun:Grand Canyon National Park:John 21:25.
I would have listened more in high school geometry class if …
“For the word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soul and spirit, and of the joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.”
—Hebrews 4:12 KJV
… someone had explained to me how it would help me create the best layout for cutting hundreds of quilt squares.
Although she didn’t fully understand her recent slavery, June saw God’s faithfulness in her life’s work. With a smaller workforce at the laundry due to her absence, Harriet had found time to teach the workers English.
“And the things that thou hast heard of me among many witnesses, the same commit thou to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also.”
—2 Timothy 2:2 KJV
A vendor at the farmer’s market noticed June’s skill in choosing ripe fruits. Shouting over the noise, June shared her experiences on the ‘Frisco and Brine Shine. Emperor Norton—mayor of San Francisco—walked by and cringed at the “misuse” of his beloved city’s name. A policeman promptly arrested June. In the following trial, Moose, sold in Oahu and a recent arrival to San Francisco, testified that June had worked on a ship named ‘Frisco. Upon obtaining her freedom, June recommended Moose as a gardener for the Kingman estate.
“Touching the Almighty, we cannot find him out: he is excellent in power, and in judgment, and in plenty of justice: he will not afflict.”
—Job 37:23 KJV
June earned her pineapple prep degree from the many parties the captain hosted in the Port of Manila. When the captain’s bride-to-be demanded that she sew her wedding dress, June thankfully accepted the difficult but cleaner task.
“I counsel thee to buy of me gold tried in the fire, that thou mayest be rich; and white raiment, that thou mayest be clothed, and that the shame of thy nakedness do not appear; and anoint thine eyes with eyesalve, that thou mayest see.”
—Revelation 3:18 KJV