Monthly Archives: May 2012

More is not better, one-on-one is best

Time to look over the new summer curriculum for the kids this Sunday, and tidy up things for the now finished-for-the-season Midweek Kids. You know, I’m already thinking of new ideas for the Fall, should we be able to continue–with … Continue reading

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Praise, from my inmost being!!!

Am I finally growing up I wonder? For once, even though there seem to be so many things to do–the usual state after a return from a holiday–I don’t really feel stressed! In fact, I’m still “wallowing” in the memory … Continue reading

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bits of nothing

Whoa!! Whoever just planted gardens would be happy right now, and the rest of us are wishing we had! Remember, the Showers bring Flowers… time for my annual Lilting-song: Lilacs, Lavender, Linden and Lily of the Valley–Lovely!! (The lavender and … Continue reading

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serve, serve, serve

We’ve now started a preaching series on leadership, called “Who’s Minding the Church?” This is rather appropriately timed, since our next congregational meeting involves the election of elders. Craig was in good form as usual, and didn’t even seem like … Continue reading

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Life!

Isn’t that funny, 2 years ago we picked up the Trailer on the exact same day! So this week is busy-time, finishing up the Midweek Kids, packing to go away for a week, and all the other things you have … Continue reading

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Easy to “look spiritual”

Oops, gotta get the last sermon notes in before hearing another one! This is the last in the series about Forgiveness, “Anger Management: When Anger Infects Our Relationships”. First of all there is a difference between “situational anger” (when you … Continue reading

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Never giving up!

Isn’t it amazing, that after all the wins & losses I’ve had diet-wise, after all the getting-sick-and-tired-of-this moments–I can still come up with new strategies!? Yeah, so there was a failure on the idea of saving up calories for treats … Continue reading

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the whole point

Gotta get a post in between sermon notes! I mean, just so you’re not reading sermon notes every time you read me. Of course, I could really drive you crazy and make notes on the Tuesday Morning Ladies (Psalms), the … Continue reading

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express it to experience it

Now to quickly make notes on the last sermon I heard, before going on to the next one! This was Part 3 of the Forgiveness series, titled “How Much Do We Have to Forgive”, and has a lot to do … Continue reading

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It’s getting harder and harder to be normal!

As you may know, I flag things for sharing when there’s time, and sometimes they are left in the “que” (I have no idea how to spell the word it should be) for awhile. The next one on my list … Continue reading

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