winter

A 'Bomb Cyclone' is Coming

I am familiar with the words “bomb” and “cyclone,” but I have never seen them together before today. CNN explains: “A bomb cyclone happens when a cyclone, which is a low-pressure rotating storm system, experiences a dramatic drop in atmospheric pressure over a short period of time.”

10 Things You Can do Outside with Your Family Even in Cold Weather

<p><p>When the cold weather hits, it’s tempting to stay inside our cozy houses and not be out in the fresh air, but contrary to what you might think, there are actually a lot of activities that you can do, special to winter. Even through the winter months, it’s important to get some fresh air and appreciate how God has created the seasons, each with their unique beauty. I am especially reminded of something my pastor back home likes to say about the winter season: “As I look out my window and see the birds in the snow, I bring to mind Isaiah 1:18: ‘Though your sins are like scarlet; they shall be as white as snow.’” Let’s be open to what the Lord may be teaching us through this season of winter.<p><p>Photo courtesy: ©Thinkstock/AlekZotoff