Category Archives: Flowers

Weed or Wildflower (2017)

This is an older post that keeps getting readers, so let’s all remind ourselves of this lesson.  One morning this past week, I passed a yard full of beautiful purple flowers.  The only problem was, it was supposed to be … Continue reading

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Lilies of the Field, 2016

Sometimes it is good to revisit old friends.  This is a blog that I shared three years ago.  Its thoughts are still valid. Spring is here in North Alabama, and along with it comes a succession of blooms.  First to … Continue reading

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Weed or Wildflower, Again

In our area, the flowers are starting to bloom again as spring springs up.  So I have decided to repost a popular blog from years before.  Hope you enjoy it again. What is the difference between a weed and a … Continue reading

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The Parable of the Sunflower

You are not going to find this parable in the Bible.  Jesus never talks about sunflowers.  But several years ago I preached a sermon on “The Parable of the Crape Myrtle” and got many curious looks.  I can’t see you, … Continue reading

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Wildflower or Weed Returns

What is the difference between a weed and a wildflower?  For the early years of my life, I thought there was a difference.  The flowers blooming along the side of the road that were not cultivated were obviously weeds.  Even … Continue reading

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Weed or Wildflower?

What is the difference between a weed  and a wildflower?  For the early years of my life, I thought there was a difference.  The flowers blooming along the side of the road that were not cultivated were obviously weeds.  Even … Continue reading

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Lilies of the Field

Spring is arriving here in North Alabama, and along with it comes a succession of blooms.  Right now, the daffodils are just beginning to blossom in our yard.  They have been out for a while in other yards.  But for … Continue reading

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