Monthly Archives: March 2010

for me, for you…

Usually we do something special, for every night of Holy Week; which begins on Palm Sunday with the procession of the cross and silent dismissal from the service–a silence which has been initiated with the sound of a hammer, pounding … Continue reading

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since Easter is near…

You’re always hearing about how people thought some ancient historian (or gospel writer) was wrong about something, and then archeological discoveries prove they were right all along. And it’s true. John McRay talks about it happening in one of his … Continue reading

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checking it out

So, John McRay. This is a scientist who A&E Television, as well as National Geographic, called to check the accuracy of their stories. Another one who has studied at lots of universities, presented lots of papers, etc. Also, "He supervised … Continue reading

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beyond signs

OK, let’s see if we can get this right. The sermon series at our church this season has been "Signs of Grace" (same title as the Lenten devotional booklet). The gospel of John can be divided into 2 parts: the … Continue reading

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Faith and Hope for Easter?

Our photo for today is in honour of a couple of things: It’s her birthday today; the Twins are due in just a few more days! Crystal is 34 weeks here; and NOW almost 36 weeks! Twins deliver in 37 … Continue reading

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Wow, and wow

WOW–minus 11 C (almost the same in F, though not minus) out there this morning! Fear not, Spring will come though–it always does! So, we’ve seen how a lot of Roman historians corroborate the Jesus Story. Of course, the Jews … Continue reading

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The Day the Earth Went Dark

We are now to the point where Crystal just has to mention a little bit of unusual pain, and she has people awake half the night, waiting for news of babies! She’s also been saying that maybe it’ll happen when … Continue reading

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stubborn? or just absolutely sure that they knew what they knew..

Yay–here we are! Even though we have an appointment to go out to this morning, and Alpha-cooking to do this afternoon, we’re makin’ it! In case it’s been so long that you forget, in our study of The Case for … Continue reading

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guess who LOSES!!

That Silly Mom. She suggested that they do their walk at lunch time instead of 6:30 this morning, because "it’s too cold" (but yes, they have been getting out at that time!) A few minutes later she heard the birds, … Continue reading

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in God’s hands?

Just to make sure we don’t miss our Photo Saturday, we’ll do that now, and another post later (hopefully!) Hmmmm… which photo? Maybe something to go along with one of the "predominant themes" around lately… Have you seen these? Absolutely … Continue reading

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