The Lighthouse and The Fishing Buddies by Joe Rodriguez Since childhood, both Mark and Joey would accompany their fathers on frequent fishing trips. As teenagers, they kept the habit alive by regularly getting together to cast their hooks from the pier. That’s how they came to be known as the fishing buddies. One day, … More Keep Your Eyes on The Light
This is the Cabo Polonio Lighthouse. It stands 85 feet tall and it is located on a hamlet on the eastern coast of Uruguay. As you may already know, every lighthouse has a story. Even if not associated with a remarkable life-saving tale or a fascinating urban legend, every lighthouse has guided and warned mariners … More A Lighthouse Teacher
Pictured above is the Klein Curacao Lighthouse. This 66 ft. masonry tower was originally built in 1849 on an island about 7 miles southeast of Curacao. The tower was completely destroyed by a Hurricane in 1877. It was rebuilt in 1879 and then again in 1917. Today, all that is left of the Klein Curacao … More Even The Broken Can Shine!
Pictured above is one of the lighthouses in my collection. It is one of my favorites not only because it is decorated with a beach theme (I’m an island boy at heart), but because it was given to me by my middle son, Joshua, as a Father’s Day gift right before he moved out to … More Saving Starfish
“Let the promises of God shine on your problems.” -Corrie Ten Boom Whether you are a lighthouse aficionado like me, have read my previous devotions, or just have a general knowledge of lighthouses, you know that they were built to help guide vessels at sea and warn them against treacherous reefs or sandbanks. You probably … More In The Light of His Promises
Most of the Lighthouse paraphernalia in my home-office I have bought myself or received as gifts from friends, but the ones I treasure the most (replicas of actual lighthouses I have visited) have been given to me by the inspiration of my life, my wife Mari. This past Father’s Day, she gave me another special … More God’s Book of Lighthouses
A memorial is something designed to preserve the memory of a person or an event, as a monument or a holiday. Popular physical forms of memorials include landmark objects or art objects such as sculptures, statues or fountains, and even entire parks. Pictured above is the Murmansk Memorial Lighthouse. It is located on a hill … More A Daily Memorial