Recently on a car ride, my four-year-old asked my ecologically-minded fifth grader and me the question, ‘Why do trees grow?’
The scene generally looks the same: after my older son and I pick up his brother at preschool, I have a choice to make. Do I take the shorter route, the one that winds down MacArthur and through the center of town, complete with stoplights and traffic and grit galore? Or do I take the back roads that take a few minutes longer but guarantees a glimpse of the magical view?
A new book of daily devotions – in watercolor and word – celebrates the beauty of Creation.
“How did I get here?” I thought. “More importantly, how do I get out?”
By building intentionality into our days, my girls and I make time to enjoy God’s creation.