Monthly Archives: November 2008

waiting for the coming

The time comes around again, and we wonder why we think we need to do Advent devotionals… why do we think that what WE have to say is so important?  Mind you, there are some from previous years that we … Continue reading

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you get what you get

Funny how the weekend seems to be an excuse not to follow our "rules" about NOT checking email and Facebook BEFORE posting!  In fact, we’ve already finished the last of the Marriage Course homework, plus assigned scripture passages for next … Continue reading

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the New Plan

Our reading this morning goes so well with our talk of "education" yesterday: "This new plan I’m making with Israel isn’t going to be written on paper, isn’t going to be chiseled in stone; This time I’m writing out the … Continue reading

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na na na, sleep my Small One…

We’ve just read an lj friend’s post about kids who have had so little affection as they were growing up, that they have serious behaviour problems, and are extremely difficult to deal with.  It’s so sad, it could bring tears … Continue reading

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nothing can harm you

In our reading lately (we’re up to 2 Kings), we’ve come across one of our favourite themes.  It’s the story where King Jehoshaphat places the praise team at the head of the line going into battle.  Because the first thing … Continue reading

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“already”?

Well, she’s done it again!  The Mom heard Rej get up and figured it was time for her to get up, she FORGOT to wait for the alarm–it was only 5:30!!  And she could have slept a lot more, too.  … Continue reading

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sermon notes

OK, lets see if we can figure out Sunday’s Bulletin-Scribblings.  David did an excellent job with a parable that fit well for "Christ the King" Sunday.  The parable is the one where the Master has left the care of his … Continue reading

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breaking news!!

Boy, it’s really hard to make sure we post, before getting on to other things in the morning.  And if we get on to other things, it’s hard to go back and take the time to post!  And we don’t … Continue reading

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never as bad as it seems part 2

Well, it’s still "never as bad as it seems"–Sam being home sick today.  Now we know why his meeting got cancelled until Monday.  Not only is he flu-ish, but he lost his ID card that he uses to eat with, … Continue reading

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