A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words…

But this picture is worth some comment…


This weekend was interesting.  We have been praying as a house church that God would “catch the little foxes, the foxes which spoil the vine,” (Song of Songs 2:15).  It was a prayer that God would root out the hidden sins and hinderances which are stealing our fruitfulness in the Kingdom. 

So John, before he came this weekend, just kind of offhandedly made this statement that maybe we would catch one of our racoons when he came.  Sure enough, as we were grilling out, we saw this little gal in our cage.  I think it’s a sign of what God is doing in our midst.  Regardless, we caught one….


About traviskolder

Travis Kolder is a follower of Jesus, a husband, a father of five, an organic church planter, and a writer. He lives in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, where he serves as part of the Cedar Rapids House Church Network.

5 responses to “A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words…”

  1. Nicole says :

    YEAH!!!! You caught one!! wow its huge and pretty dirty you should give it a bath!! lol just kidding 😉

  2. seanhughley says :

    Bizarre, bit it absolutely doesn’t surprise me that it happened that way. Oh that’s so great:)

  3. Jason Tolmie says :

    Hmm… I’d take it to be a sign. After all, it came true.

  4. Susie says :

    Did you write about John’s visit?

  5. traviskolder says :

    No, Susie…I haven’t….

    And I should…I will try soon…so much to blog about…so little time

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