Monthly Archives: December 2015

change

As we get close to changing the year, I can’t help thinking about all the things that have changed. This is a season of traditions, and families is one venue where you can really notice how things evolve, as children … Continue reading

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Across a lifetime, there have to be a few Christmases that aren’t… well, as “exciting” as most? The “pile” under the tree is extremely small… but it’s a good Christmas as far as gifts go for *me* already, though I … Continue reading

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One Word Time

Wow. Just going over my One Word for 2015, and I haven’t posted anything about it since August! Of course, this year August seems like just a few days ago. The word for this year has been “service”. And yes, … Continue reading

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He has done it

My heart is full of awe, of the beauty God has created in different kinds of people. I used to feel this way in Toronto, whenever we’d get together with our sweet Chinese friends. Last night, it was an African … Continue reading

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Home, and stuff

Just a quick post, to note a couple of things from the sermon yesterday. The theme was “Joy”, and the pastor talked about joy mixed with tears, and how one day there will be “no more tears”–how fitting the weekend … Continue reading

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Goodbye

Dear Dustie, We will miss you. Of course, it will take awhile before we stop expecting to see you there, sprawled out on the carpet upstairs (which you loved about our new home), or curled up right in the centre … Continue reading

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Come in, sit down, pour out your heart.

My BFF painted a canvas for me–a huge one! She titled it “Come”, and there is soooo much meaning to it, and soooo much appropriateness, it’s wonder-filling. :P She mentions “harvest” in her explanation of the theme, and (by request) … Continue reading

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