Swept Clean

We have all seen what a new broom looks like; straight, clean with long bristles to pick up the dirt, attached to a smooth and strong round wooden handle. All in all, a great instrument for cleaning and getting all the needed jobs accomplished. Now compare that to the old …

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SILK PURSE – SOWS EAR

I may be dating myself here, but have you ever heard the old saying “You can’t make a silk purse out of a sows ear”? The meaning is something like Matthew 9:17 where it says you can’t put new wine into an old wineskin, but into a new wineskin. A …

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OLD BROOM – NEW BROOM

            Casting all your cares upon him; for he cares for you. 1 Peter 5:7 I once was full of self, and proud Just like a Pharisee, Until one day, quite by surprise, I caught a glimpse of me.                                  Hawthorne We have all seen what a new broom looks …

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