Monthly Archives: September 2014

Sum it up and finish it. Maybe.

Two years ago I wrote about some amazing memories about the tiny church we had in Quebec, when I was a teenager. Fun to remember! This year has certainly been one of memories. I’m feeling the need to summarize some, … Continue reading

Posted in Forever Memories, Journal | Tagged | Leave a comment

Enjoy your life!

Ahhhhh, another blissful morning run! And it looks like I’ll be able to do my other interval-runs this week in the morning as well. The warm temps will be there, hopefully the sun will be too, so that I’m not … Continue reading

Posted in Journal | Leave a comment

everyone in Ottawa

Yesterday I was just loving EVERYTHING–the early morning run, my parents dropping in for a few minutes, the excellent job my robot did of the carpet upstairs, how nicely my tile floors wiped up… Today I’m STILL getting distracted by … Continue reading

Posted in Journal | Leave a comment

“Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness…”

It seems fitting, after the beautiful photos I found on my morning run, that we should have some poetry. How about a little Keats? Just a little– To Autumn John Keats, 1795 – 1821 Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness, … Continue reading

Posted in Fall, Journal | Tagged | Leave a comment

What we Get to do

Did you know that Adam was given the job of tilling the ground BEFORE he sinned and disobeyed God? And to think that even Paradise required work! (Genesis 2:15) Or, to put it another way, God knows that it would … Continue reading

Posted in Bible studies, NOTES | Leave a comment

Get out of your palace!

Eden was not a palace, but a garden. :)  As Matthew Henry says, “God… desired not only Adam’s profit, but his pleasure.” Why else did he put in the garden “trees beautiful to look at and good to eat.” (Genesis … Continue reading

Posted in Bible studies, NOTES | Leave a comment

Anticipating

You can thank me for all that warm weather that’s slated for this week: I put away my outside summer lounge-chair. And TODAY is still summer! Until tonight. This is the kind of weather where you don’t know whether to … Continue reading

Posted in Journal | Leave a comment

Enjoy each other!

Descriptives for this week: Shopping and Shop-ing (meaning by that last term, work-related things). I also figured out the rest of my trees; and picked up wall paint and finished that job. Imagine, $28 for a quart of Aura paint … Continue reading

Posted in Bible studies, NOTES | Leave a comment

It’s a beautiful Summer Day!

OK, so someday maybe I’ll realize that Thursday is supposed to be the day to post old pictures (or is that just for Facebook). This was taken when we lived at Crossroads in Toronto, our first home together. I’m not … Continue reading

Posted in Journal | Leave a comment

of horses and pastors

It’s not to suggest that there is any special meaning when I share these things, but it’s just kinda neat: my Old Testament reading was about God creating man like himself (yes, I’ve started all over, in order to use … Continue reading

Posted in Bible studies, NOTES, Summer | Tagged | Leave a comment