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  • Yeah, I didn't see any chickenhawks either.

    But I think there actually is something in there about being covered by his feathers... under his wings....

    Hm.

    January 8, 2011

  • Hey, that's a good Psalm.

    Can't remember anything in it about a chickenhawk, though.

    January 7, 2011

  • As I was walking back from lunch, I saw an elderly woman with a small wire grocery cart coming toward me. She slowed down as she stepped past a section of sidewalk where a dripping pipe had created a sort of stalagmite of ice.
    "That's a bad spot...." I said as I passed.
    "What's that?"
    "A bad spot there, with the ice."
    "Oh. You know, I think it looks like a chicken."
    I stopped.
    "Okay... yeah... I can see that."
    "I was just reading in Psalm 91 about how the Lord is like that. He protects us the way a mother hen does when she stretches her wings out over all her little ones, hiding them from the chickenhawk."
    "Uh-huh...."
    She smiled, patted me on the arm, and turned back to her cart.
    "Thanks.... Thank you." I said.
    "Take care!"
    "Thank you. You too."

    January 7, 2011