Monthly Archives: April 2010

we know this writer!

Perfume   A second name A fuller breath A double take A sweeter rest                                  A breathless touch Learning what it means to live You … Continue reading

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fluffiness

Have you noticed how fluffy it is out there? Green leaves, blossoms… the Yellow Tree seems to be lasting quite long this year. It’s inspiring The Mom to get out her new camera and take some nature photos: the yellow … Continue reading

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don’t throw out the old, but do bring in the new!

We’ve been thinking about the interesting mix of Routine and New, that life is made up of; and the love-hate relationship we have with both. The routine is comfortable, in fact, even exciting as you anticipate the "usual": at things … Continue reading

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Doing starts with Being

We’ve been reading our archives from 2008 (going over everything in order to properly tag them), and wondering why we don’t have delightful little things like that to share anymore (like little bug poems)… or maybe enough has been written, … Continue reading

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everything coming up Double

The lawn is looking shaggy: time for a shave. And to think that all the leaves are bursting out while it’s not even May yet! Lily of the Valley buds are everywhere–yay! It sure is hard to choose a favourite, … Continue reading

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just because YOU’VE never experienced it…

In our latest discussion on The Case for Christ, we’ve been talking about The Jesus Seminar (a small group of New Testament scholars), and the suggestion that people of faith have a tainted viewpoint in the quest for truth. Gregory … Continue reading

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See you tomorrow, Sue…

So many beautiful things from the funeral yesterday: her name: Mary Catharine Suzanne (we knew her as "Sue"); her husband’s ability to get up and talk about her (how she gave up her own health for others, etc.), even though … Continue reading

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theological agenda?

The Mom finally got to some outside work yesterday, and discovered that EVERYTHING is growing, in her garden! The Pasque flower is budding, ferns are coming up, Forget-Me-Nots (yay!!), stone crops, peppermint, and we’re practising the name of this one: … Continue reading

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the Anus sermon

Pretty well every one traveling in this Family’s vehicle yesterday, agreed that they enjoyed an excellent sermon, from Sharon (and we would add: "as usual"!) It was her first Sunday to manage the worship service all-by-herself (Rob usually did it), … Continue reading

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“For fun, he debates atheists.”

OK, let’s try this one more time. Yesterday, LJ was just not working, for posting; and not auto-saving! They’re “working on it”, but meanwhile we have to use html, which is trickier when you’re not used to it. Don’t think … Continue reading

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