Expectation positions us to see miracles, big and small. It sharpens our vision and focuses our attention towards God. It liberates us from apprehension that blinds us to the majesty before us. During the quiet sleepy months of winter, our family seeks the Lord for His direction for 8th Mountain's coming season. This year, the third pillar of our Mission Statement took center stage. RELEASE! He … [Read more...] about Special Announcement – We’re Moving!
Why God Isn't In Control While God is absolutely in charge, He has no desire to be in control. When God created mankind, He gave the greatest gift possible. He gave us our freedom. Freedom is of the highest value to God. His passion was for a people who were free to choose Him…or not. He knew that giving us that freedom to choose would mean that some people wouldn’t choose Him, … [Read more...] about October 2017 Update
Healing Encounter It has been said, “God made the horse from the breath of the wind, the beauty of the earth, and the essence of an angel.” Horses and humans have traveled together since the dawn of time, and have been an integral part of the kingdom of heaven since before time began. These elegant creatures carry a deeper, more ancient essence than any other animal. As one plows through the … [Read more...] about March 2016 Update
The Christmas story is serenely simple. It defies analysis and silences calculation. It is as simple as the silent dawn, as unbelabored as the bursting rose, as unsophisticated as a child's cry, as spontaneous as a child's laughter. When God made His most benevolent gesture of fatherly love, His giving us a Son, He wanted to be understood by all men. He was already understood by all nature … [Read more...] about Christmas Card
Our Beginning Point Our country is bursting with “Animal Therapy” programs because they are such a life-giving tool for changing people’s lives. By calculated design, our Creator intended woundedness, devastation and destruction in ALL living entities to respond to healing and restoration. Thus, when working with broken and wounded horses, a huge amount of mileage can be obtained through love, … [Read more...] about November 2015 Update
Jonathon's Beginning The delicious and adventurous days were filled with delight for this innocent colt as he frolicked with his herd of young children. Gentle and kind, he patiently endured their bumbling skills while feasting on their giggles and joy. He thrived on their adoration and love, bowing his giant head low to sniff their candy coated breath or nuzzle into their delicate hands as they … [Read more...] about August 2015 Update