The Eyes of the Lord

The Eyes of the Lord

Hey, little buddies! Reading in Proverbs this afternoon, I came across this verse, Proverbs 15:1: “The eyes of the LORD are in every place, watching the evil and the good.” You can look at that verse in a number of ways. It means that God sees every wrong...
The Lord is at Your Right Hand

The Lord is at Your Right Hand

Hey, little buddies! Psalm 16:8 has an important message for us.  It says, “I have set the Lord continually before me; Because He is at my right hand, I will not be shaken.” This may be where the expression, “my right-hand man” came from.  When...
God Is Watching!

God Is Watching!

Hey, little buddies! I was just reading some great quotes by Thomas Jefferson. One of them was about controlling ourselves and doing what’s right even if nobody knows what we’re doing. His suggestion was to act as if EVERYBODY knew. He said, “When...

Puppy is Not a Dog

Puppy is Not a Dog – a glimpse into uncle rick’s life If you ever thought about it, you would probably expect that the Boyer family has had a lot of pets over the years. After all, Miz Marilyn and I raised fourteen children. And children love pets....

Meet Mosby

Hey, little buddies! I’d like you to meet my buddy, Mosby. Mosby came to me as a roly-poly, eight-week-old puppy.  He is a yellow Labrador Retriever and his puppy coat was nearly white! He loved to chew on things and chase things, as puppies always do.  It had...
A Tidbit from History

A Tidbit from History

When Roger Sherman came to the Continental Congress from Connecticut, he did not present a very impressive figure. He had a thick New England accent and often gestured energetically with his hands as he spoke.  But it wasn’t long before he earned the respect of...
Do You Like to Argue?

Do You Like to Argue?

Hey, little buddies! Let me ask you something:  do you like to argue? I’ve known some people who would rather argue than agree with the other guy, even if what they were arguing about wasn’t important at all. It’s as if they are so proud of their...