Category Archives: NOTES

A Christian excuse to Eat Cookies

Here’s something shocking you might not have known: Canada has a higher rate of Youth Suicide than the U.S.! This is why a ministry like Word of Life is needed. In this day when so many (even Christians) are down … Continue reading

Posted in NOTES, Seminar-Conference-Course | Leave a comment

“Awake, join in…”

The missions conference notes that were promised 4 days ago have NOT been forgotten! Even if it is getting into the busy-time of pre-Christmas stuff. The main speaker was Bill Hogg, and I wish we could have heard all of … Continue reading

Posted in NOTES, Seminar-Conference-Course | 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

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

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 | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Worship in the kitchen.

As we sat around the table at Mom and Dad’s Saturday night, the three of us with my brother and his fiance (and Mom and Dad of course), I asked “What are we celebrating?” We decided it might be the … Continue reading

Posted in Bible studies, NOTES | Leave a comment

This world is not our Home

We’ve managed a few things out-of-the-ordinary this week: went to the Newcomers Class on Sunday; checked off several things on the “move-in” list (see post from a few days ago); I attended the women’s evening Opening Gala on Wednesday (see … Continue reading

Posted in Bible studies, NOTES | Leave a comment

Waste not, want not

Still absolutely loving this new home of ours, there are some things to be patient for that I miss: an outside thermometer to check when I sit down with my first coffee in the morning; something missing in the Small … Continue reading

Posted in NOTES, Sermon | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Full of it!

This week’s word shall be: full. And I didn’t think of it because I was so “full” from all the treats we were eating at our drop-in party on Saturday. :P Actually, preachers who really enjoy “serving up” God’s Word, … Continue reading

Posted in NOTES, Sermon | Tagged | Leave a comment