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Advent 11-29-15: Hope

The days are surely coming, says the LORD, when I will fulfill the promise I made to the house of Israel and the house of Judah. In those days and at that time I will cause a righteous Branch to spring up for David; and he shall execute justice and righteousness in the land. In…

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NoThanks – Day Four

Today I am thankful that I can worship any way I want to without fear of persecution. I am not a fan of “religion”. Never have been. Religion has been responsible for way too much destruction and hatred throughout history. Soooo not what Jesus was about. What I am a fan of, however, is faith.…

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Let The Games Begin…

It’s July. The time of year when drinks are cold and asphalt is hot. When clothing appears to be optional and old men wear black socks with their sandals and bermudas. When sweaty people gravitate toward pools, beaches, water parks and the like. And every four years in July we have the Olympics. It’s also…

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Bragging Rights

I love our church and Sunday mornings are nearly always a joy for me. But there’s one Sunday each year that is my absolute favorite. Student Worship Sunday. This year it happened last Sunday, July 1st. Yes, I’m a bit partial to one of the singers, seeing as how I birthed her and all. But…

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More Than You Wanted To Know

I have this problem. It’s a very serious problem and I’ve had it for as long as I can remember. I tell things that I shouldn’t. Not about other people. I’m really good at keeping those kinds of things to myself. No, I tell things about myself that I shouldn’t. A good example would be…

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WHASSUP????

How is everybody? It seems like it’s been forever since I chatted with any of you. Apparently I can’t be a wife, mom, friend, employee and blogger all at the same time. Something’s gonna hafta give. I vote it’s the mom part. My sole intention of having kids was so that they could keep my…

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How Do I Love Thee, Church? Let Me Count The Ways…

Now that school is out we’re gearing up for Kids’ Camp and Stretch at CCV. Kids’ Camp is for kids 4-years-old through 6th grade and Stretch is for 6th through 8th graders. There’s a lot I could say about these events; how much fun the kids have, what great lessons they learn, all the work…

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Hello, My Friends…

I have been very absent lately. For you, my fan, I am very sorry. Life just keeps getting in the way. But I’m here for a minute or two to give you a quick update of the last week or so. 1 About this whole depression thing – I have been on a very mild…

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The Week in Review

It doesn’t seem like much has been going on and yet I have lots to share. And I know how much you all are dying to know the happenings of my life. *snort* UPDATE ON TODD Hearken back to Monday’s post where I mentioned Todd’s virtual forehead tattoo which says If It Can Go Wrong…

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