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Giving, not grasping

Wow! One great thing about having the Christmas tree up and having to move my “window seat” chair to face differently, is that I get to see the eastern sky in the mornings–beautiful sunrises… God is crazy about me! ;) … Continue reading

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Eleventh Day of Christmas

"…if you spend your life mourning the fact that you didn’t get to Italy, you will never be free to enjoy the very special, the very lovely things about Holland."This is a quote from "Welcome to Holland", which we pasted … Continue reading

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Tenth Day of Christmas

I’m sure you know what the TEN lords-a-leaping matches, in the Old Testament… (there’s your hint!) Would the guys we talked about in yesterday’s sermon have known about those 10 things? Likely, since similar "rules for life" were around, from … Continue reading

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Can you enjoy a mystery that can’t be solved?

We were amazed to check back to the last "Case for Christ" entry and read a discussion about the Incarnation, again! You see, our amazing Children’s Pastor attempted to explain it to the kids just last Sunday; plus, we’ve just … Continue reading

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His loved, and His own.

Life here seems to be obsessed, over this past 24 hours or so, with one thing. But you’ll understand: a young man in our congregation (only 29!), in fact–a helper at the kids’ club, died suddenly yesterday, leaving a fiance … Continue reading

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in sickness and in health

Last night was our Foot Washing service, following Jesus’ example of washing the disciples’ feet, just before the Last Supper. After an explanation & sermon, those who wish to, line up for the foot washing: you wash someone else’s feet … Continue reading

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YAY for the KING!!!

The Mom is thankful about her Very Sore Arm. Because it meant she didn’t have to get on the treadmill this morning! Oooh yes, it WAS that sore. Of course, the main thing to be thankful for, is being H1N1-immune. … Continue reading

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sick day fun

She’s really not very sick, but definitely has a slight fever. And thinking about the lovely Older Folks that she would come in contact with… yes, the way things are These Days, better to stay home! So, The Mom finally … Continue reading

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Bring

*giggle, snort* There’s a squirrel in our garden, doing somersaults. I’m serious! You’d think there was catnip growing there or something. Assuming squirrels get high on catnip. Speaking of gardens, that’s another thing to add to the "to do" list, … Continue reading

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eat, eat!

Last night’s service, "Eating the Story", was the usual delightful thing that Carol does–with the children gathered around her to help with the presentation. She had the Passover all laid out on the altar-table, and explained the various aspects of … Continue reading

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