Tag Archives: values

diversity vs mediocrity

The lady made a simple, friendly suggestion, and The Mom burst out laughing! See if you wouldn’t: Rej is going out for wings & beer with his trainees tomorrow night; his IBM Retirement Dinner is Thursday at noon; someone else’s … Continue reading

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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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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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Doing starts with Being

We’ve been reading our archives from 2008 (going over everything in order to properly tag them), and wondering why we don’t have delightful little things like that to share anymore (like little bug poems)… or maybe enough has been written, … 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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use it, don’t abuse it

We had another excellent sermon from Craig on Sunday. Before the Lenten series “Signs of Grace” (based on the gospel of John), we finished a sermon series on our Mission Statement (We Exist to Invite Ordinary People to Encounter Christ … Continue reading

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