Posts Tagged there it is

There He Is!

My Uncle Marvin used to take us to the lake to water ski, fish, and swim. It seemed to take forever to get to there, and my cousin Ed and I would sit in the backseat, noses touching the window, watching for the first glimpse of the lake. When we’d see it, we’d shout, “There it is!” I compare the joy of seeing Jesus return to that first glimpse of the lake. 

lake (2) quote

… looking for the blessed hope and appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ; Titus 2:13

Leave a Comment

There It Is!

Speaking of my cousin, Eddy Madden, he was born exactly nine months after I was and so, for three months out of every year, we are the same age. On May first, he turned sixty; on August first I will be sixty-one. That fact is only important in the sense it partly explains why we were so close growing up—we were basically the same age. Here’s a little something I wrote for him to put in his 60th birthday album. Read the rest of this entry »

Comments (2)