That is a question I've been driving my kids nuts with for decades. So many nights at supper time, that question comes up..... But I figure, hey, if we're spending the time and effort and money to send them to private Christian schools, we should have the right to know what they learn, right? I … Continue reading So What Did You Learn Today?
It happened again this morning. Pastor Dave was finishing up his sermon on Isaiah 6. If I had to summarize the sermon, I would say it this way, "We serve an awesome God who is way bigger and more powerful than we could ever imagine." At the end of the sermon, Pastor Dave had the … Continue reading Grief – Wrapped in Worship
You know, I never really gave it much thought. It was just part of the Sunday morning worship service. Sometimes the pastor would say it and sometimes the Pastor wouldn't. But after a while, I began realizing that no, he didn't say it sometimes. It was a consistent statement, a solid foundation to build the … Continue reading 12 Words – a Powerful Statement
No, I don't think I've totally lost it (though if I have, how would I know?) but seriously, I don't know about you but I do a lot of talking to myself - but I do it on digital paper. What's digital paper? It's the computer screen. I can usually think and type way faster … Continue reading Talking to Yourself
In spite of sadness In spite of things that haven't gone right. Thanksgiving: In spite of an empty chair at the table tomorrow In spite of medical questions with very few answers. Thanksgiving: In spite of differences that seem to be much more visible In spite of the hostility that much of this world shows … Continue reading Thanksgiving: