Monthly Archives: December 2008

your Highness…

Today is a good day to mention the Wise Men again, since it’s usually a day for dressing-up, like “royalty”.  The “three kings” is the main story for Epiphany (the “season of light”), which is the culmination of the 12 … Continue reading

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coloured with love

Today’s theme is “colour”.  There are so many ways you could go with that one!  Right now, the sun has (finally) come out, to colour up our world–BUT, there are snowflakes falling.  Is white a colour?  There may be different … Continue reading

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get down, get dirty

The theme for this day last year, says "Dirt, Animals"… excuse me?  Why do those two have to go together?  Couldn’t we just naturally move from "people" (yesterday’s theme), to "animals"?  There may not be AS large a variety of … Continue reading

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Fourth Day of Christmas… unwelcome company?

Today’s theme is people.  Amazing species, those.  Such a huge variety–many more varieties than us cats, I think!  If you consider the Christmas Story, there were poor people, kings, smelly shepherds, religious people…  Today there are educated, ignorant, loud smart … Continue reading

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get phsyical

Today’s theme, believe it or not, is "physical". It was kind of a new thought for us, a few years ago, when a preacher said that the body is JUST as important as the spirit, and that you should NOT … Continue reading

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WOW GOD!!

It has been our habit of late years, to think of particular themes for each day of the 12 Days of Christmas, leading up to Epiphany.  With each theme, we choose some kind of little "activity" to do.  We’re now … Continue reading

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Happy First Day of Christmas

From our church bulletin: “Needless to say, Christmas finds its focus in the nativity, but in its full observance it is far more complex and layered than our nativity sets and greeting cards would have us believe. A season of … Continue reading

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It’s nothing like I knew before, and it’s all I need to know..

FROM a Henri Nouwen Advent devotional: “…now is the acceptable time… now is the day of salvation!” (2 Cor. 6:2) Jesus came in the fullness of time. He will come again in the fullness of time. Wherever Jesus Christ is, … Continue reading

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worship=joy=worship

Dave made some good points on Sunday, about the birth of John the Baptist.  First of all, have you ever thought about the angel’s statement to Zechariah, “Your prayer has been answered”?  Do you really think that old Zechariah was … Continue reading

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The Mom feels like making one of her complaining-lists, so we’ll let her get it off her chest:

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