Monthly Archives: September 2008

things to do on a gloomy day?

Go grocery shopping. Wash dishes.   …. (bor-ring!!) Continue the Fall "spring" cleaning–moving on to the bathroom.   … (a LITTLE more interesting…) Go out to the Marriage Course for supper.   — (NOW we’re getting somewhere!) Isn’t it funny how the weather … Continue reading

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enough is enough

We’re going to have to take another picture of that purple-flowered plant, it’s got SO many blooms on it!  Then it’s a question of getting around to downloading the pictures off the camera… lazy, aren’t we? But the Fall decorating … Continue reading

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notes on sermons

Great sermon today from John… funny how, as dynamic as his preaching is, we never quite feel like making the extensive notes that we do with Rob! Our gifted group of speakers & preachers are starting a series on parables; … Continue reading

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give and it shall be given to you

Well, most of those things that we said there "may be time for", did get done yesterday.  There is just a little "spring" cleaning left to do, and then for the Fall decorating!  The theory of giving something away and … Continue reading

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Let us love and sing and wonder

Seems it’s time for a "Top 10" today, if only we can keep The Mom from chair-dancing as we list them! #10.  The purple blooms on that new annual (can never remember the name) are more abundant every day–they must … Continue reading

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He gently leads the way

Oy!  That’s what happens when you have your music divided into seasons.  We started on our Fall music this morning, and man, did it ever "take us back"…!  To two years ago, when The Boy couldn’t eat for days on … Continue reading

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You don’t grow weary

(Taking someone else’s idea when we can’t think of a title–use song lyrics…) Well, we’ve been going from email, to LJ, to Facebook, and back again… nothing new, so time to think of something to post! The Marriage Course went … Continue reading

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“Cathie is not giving up”

So the Facebook status says.  It has to do with determining to be absolutely "scrupulous" about not eating high-calorie things, and then taking The Student back to Rez, and out for supper, and he talks her into having the Banana … Continue reading

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the season bespeaks of poetry

(and that title definitely says that WE should not be the poet!!)from OCTOBER WOODS What mortal brush can duplicateAn autumn sylvan sight,Or skillfully originateSuch colors of delight?No simulating human handCan make a piece of art as grand. An arc of … Continue reading

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sermon notes

Our church has started some adult seminars on Sunday mornings before church, and now there is just SO much great "stuff" (learning) packed into a Sunday morning… Rej is taking the seminar on Mark, and Cathie is taking the one … Continue reading

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