|It looks rather vacant now...|
|.....that front porch that had so many gatherings...|
....where so many photos were taken,
so many stories told,
and so many flies swatted!
|Yes, it looks vacant...|
But looks can be deceiving!
The front porch sometimes has someone sitting on it again.
This old house has become a part-time home for a homeless man!
I'm learning quite a lot from this homeless man.
He has such an appreciation for God's beauty here on earth.
He marvels at nature, and enjoys watching God's creatures.
Although his eyesight is diminished,
he notices the tiniest delicate wild flowers in the field.
His simple faith in God to lead him and take care of him amazes
and intrigues me. It reminds me of these words from Jesus: