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you need to Stop. Regularly.

Oh my, so much "good stuff" (again) from Sharon’s sermon. And again, we love the way she has mapped it out so clearly. We’re on the ‘R’ in SHEPHERD, in the series on our church’s values. You know how when … Continue reading

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get your nose ready!

Lavender and Linden blooms are looming!!! :D:D We are now on the second ‘E’ in the word SHEPHERD, in the series on our values. This ‘E’ is for “Engaging Culture”. Once again Sharon’s message was quite clear: that this is … Continue reading

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Mystery and Intrigue

So, we’ve had some interesting days–interesting that it wasn’t that difficult to survive Hot Summer Weather with no air conditioner! It felt a little stuffy this morning because the breeze had disappeared, but that was a good thing, since a … Continue reading

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the yearning for unity

It’s so handy to be able to make notes and tag them–so for example, now we can just click on the "values" tag, and review what we’ve got so far! In fact, we missed one when reviewing them in one … Continue reading

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He prayeth well, who loveth well. (Samuel Coleridge)

Ahhhhhh!! Don’t you just LOVE these wide-open-doors-and-windows days!! We’ve had just enough rain to make things grow–and to keep us from having time to mow the lawn before the next rain. Anyway, The Mom is busy with the final Tuck … Continue reading

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the Anus sermon

Pretty well every one traveling in this Family’s vehicle yesterday, agreed that they enjoyed an excellent sermon, from Sharon (and we would add: "as usual"!) It was her first Sunday to manage the worship service all-by-herself (Rob usually did it), … Continue reading

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beyond signs

OK, let’s see if we can get this right. The sermon series at our church this season has been "Signs of Grace" (same title as the Lenten devotional booklet). The gospel of John can be divided into 2 parts: the … Continue reading

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run in such a way as to get the prize…

Just a quick note to let you know we have not fallen off the face of the earth! And just to keep from not-posting for two days in a row! We’ve had visitors for a couple of days, so I … Continue reading

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Impressive Numbers–fillings, Gold, copies, years!

Have to get something posted, since tomorrow is another early-morning appointment, for Rej this time. The Mom survived her three fillings, and the dentist is so good at what he does that Sam didn’t even feel the needle for his … Continue reading

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Embraced by Grace

Aahhh, Lent! It’s like a nourishing meal that goes on and on… for seven weeks! We especially notice it this year, because our church has decided to include the passage for the week, in the devotional booklet; as well as … Continue reading

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