Category Archives: Forever Memories

The Time has come

Well, got ’em all done! That Easy-off is amazing stuff (and this is NOT a sponsored post.) Isn’t it amazing to wake up and see all those leaves covering the ground? Especially when such a short time ago, they were … Continue reading

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in which I use far too many “I’s”… oh well…

It was just the way things worked out, that we ended up giving 5 weeks’ “notice”, before leaving our church. In some ways it has prolonged the agony. Yesterday at the Ladies meeting, I sat in the “Amen Corner”. There, … Continue reading

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as of Nov. 10/13

This is part 2, coming after the previous post (“from Nov. 12/12”); and is best viewed on my Home page, where the current verse at the top is Prov. 19:21. I know some will say I shouldn’t be saying all … Continue reading

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from Nov. 12/12

Just putting this here, to keep it on record as an important event for us. (NOT being cross-posted to Facebook). It’s an email that we sent, interestingly enough, on November 12, 2012 (almost 1 year ago). It was in response … Continue reading

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Announcement!

*jumping up and down* Squeeeee!! Yay, hooray!! Can’t wait! (Time for a break from “Notes”, right?) All this “childishness” comes of: having felt very nervous, 9-10 years ago, about the purchase of such a big vehicle (the Avalanche), never having … Continue reading

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“Welcome to Joy’s Kitchen!”

Sounds like a restaurant, doesn’t it? In fact, it “acted” kinda like a restaurant, with people coming and going at all times. Joy says she never knows when she’s going to turn around and find someone in her kitchen that … Continue reading

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Many Things Change, Some Never Do

How did I get here from there? How did I go from a teenager who was involved with pretty well everything Lennis & Mary Ellen did at that tiny, small-town church, to a married-with-grown-child city woman who hadn’t been in … Continue reading

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I know you’re hurting…

While trying to decide between grief and break-up for my next subject, wouldn’t you know it: two people I know just expressed their pain in these two areas. Both very deep kinds of pain, neither of which I have really … Continue reading

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Catch the vision

So I’ve unchecked the automatic post-to-facebook… in fact, only a few people will likely read this. Not about running this time though! I just want to relieve my mind of certain thoughts, around our church. After all, the Proposal was … Continue reading

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I preached at a church once. Yes, I did!

Wow… things in the past are quite fascinating, when seen through the lens of many years. Though I’ve been citified for quite awhile, I’m actually Country Folk from a way back. My mom was raised on a farm, and my … Continue reading

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