First Fruit

The oldest vines in Mariposa Vineyard are three years old. They’ve been pruned twice now and yielded their first crop last August. This year’s crop from the three year old vines should be at least twice what they yielded last year. The two year old vines are loaded with blossoms from which fruit will almost […]

Rain On A Tin Roof

So Jesus, wearied as he was from his journey, was sitting beside the well. He ended up asking someone else – a Samaritan woman – to give him a drink. Was he so weary he couldn’t have gotten his own? So weary that he was willing to ask someone he normally wouldn’t associate with? Perhaps […]