Where Your Treasure Is

Matthew 6:19-21 – Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal, 20 but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys and where thieves do not break in and steal. 21 For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.

2013-12-02 - Where Your Treasure Is (1-IMG_1394)The long abandoned Theresa Mine rusts away in Victor, Colorado.

At its peak in 1902 the gold mining town of Victor Colorado boasted 17,500 residents.1 By 2012 that number had dropped to 396. Today the dormant, rusting skeletons of many old mines like this one dot the landscape around the town of Victor, now a shadow, one might say ghost, of its former self.

Where are you storing up your treasures?

Read more about my “God is Revealed…“ category of posts

© Todd D. Nystrom and Todd the Hiker, 2013.

1 Population for 1902 is according to this mural I photographed on a building in downtown Victor.
2013-12-02 - Where Your Treasure Is (2-IMG_1334)


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