Imagine a little child sitting in a little red wagon being pulled along by the child's father or mother. What do you see? One day, during my days at Seminary, while out on my walk with my Father [God] , that's exactly what I witnessed. As I watched this scene, I noticed that the child … Continue reading The Journey
You accepted your Father's invitation to get in The Little Red Wagon and have been on the ride for a long time. You are wondering when you will get to your destination. You have a dream you can't wait to see come true. You waited and waited and waited. You asked and asked and asked. You searched … Continue reading You Asked for It! You Got It!
What comes to mind when you think of the word Wait? How do you feel when you hear the word Wait? Do you enjoy Waiting? Most dread the word Wait! What do you do in the "Waiting"? The term implies doing nothing. However, the main idea is to stop striving to make things happen in … Continue reading WAITING
Approval Wanted. Acceptance Desired. We all want to be accepted and approved in life. We seek acceptance among our peers, from our parents, family members, friends, social clubs, etc. We look for approval from these same sources as well as from teachers, professors, supervisors, leaders, etc. You might dress, talk, act, think; in essence become … Continue reading “APPROVED! ACCEPTED!”
The Little Red Wagon beckons you as your Father [God] lovingly and patiently waits for you to accept His invitation. He has invited you to climb into The Little Red Wagon with abandon. He loves you with an amazing love. He has a plan for you. He knows the way. He will never leave you. … Continue reading The Battle for Your Soul!
Sunday, the day after Saturday! A day of rest. A day to play. A day to sleep in for some or to prepare for the week. However, this particular Sunday, there is no rest or sleeping in because you haven't slept all night. The events of the past couple of days left you numb. Your heart is filled … Continue reading Sunday-Wonder, Light, Joy
Saturday the day between Friday and Sunday. You usually look forward to Saturday. A day of rest for some. A day of fun, relaxation, pleasure. Perhaps a day when you can get caught up on gardening, laundry, grocery shopping, or other chores. However, this is not an ordinary Saturday. Today you feel helpless, hopeless, distraught, … Continue reading Saturday-Silent, Dark, Cold
Life is moving fast in today's world. Many people are constantly on "Go" mode and seem to be unable to stop and "Just Be". Even at night, many are unable to slow down and unplug making sleep difficult. How about you? Do you find that life is moving at breakneck speed? Are you overwhelmed … Continue reading “Just Be”
When you encounter an interruption that brings an unexpected delay to your schedule, what is your response? Do you react and allow it to ruin your day? Do you get completely stressed? Do you wonder why? Why is this happening? Why now? The Little Red Wagon set out today from Lake Oswego, Oregon (just SE … Continue reading Journey Interrupted!
The Little Red Wagon has come to a stop for a little while and you want to keep moving. "Come on Daddy, let's go! Pull. Go. Move. Why are we waiting? Let's GO!" Think back to your childhood. Remember a time when you wanted to go somewhere or do something and your father or mother … Continue reading Rest. Be Still.
You said, "Yes" to your Father and climbed into The Little Red Wagon trusting He knows the way and you are safe in His Hands. So what do you do when the path you are following suddenly does not make sense? Do you bail? Do you complain and whine and whimper all the way? Or Do … Continue reading “Rough Road Ahead”