Raining Words

It rained and rained. All day it had rained. Jennifer sighed and closed her book. There was nothing to do except read, but now she was tired of that, too. “Mom, what’s there to do?” Mother thought for a moment, “Well, you can always clean your room.” By the look on Jennifer’s face, that wasn’t […]

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On Washing

I watched God wash the world today With sudden shower hard and clean. He scrubbed the sloping sandy beach, And pelted rocks and stones with sheen.   I watched Him freshen feathered birds And wash the dusty, woolly sheep; He splashed the green and yellow fields, And rinsed the rising hillside steep.   I watched […]

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