Monthly Archives: September 2011

Christine

Of course, we’ve known for a long time now, that my sister was going to have 3 new granddaughters within 7 weeks, but when I saw the picture of them side by side yesterday, it kind of hit me like … Continue reading

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If it’s not working out, it’s not the end…

Isn’t it great to have another beautiful day! Hard to believe that about a week or so ago, I was into my slippers and warm housecoat, thinking Fall was here for sure! Whenever something’s bothering me, if I just take … Continue reading

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Shhhhh!!!!

I’m really not going to make very good sermon notes today, but suffice it to say that it felt strangely comforting yesterday to hear Lynda, someone who is associated with our church from waaaay back. It was like you could … Continue reading

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Everything can change in the blink of an eye. But… God never blinks.

I feel a hunger for some poetry, don’t you? So here’s what I found on my poetry site (SOON, I’ll get together a list of links for my site!) It’s too long, so I’ll pick out my favourite verses. A … Continue reading

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what is

Wow, I didn’t expect that. I really didn’t think I was going to choke up that much, at the wedding this morning–twice, one time having to gasp, take deep breaths, and barely miss my smiley face totally breaking up! Of … Continue reading

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(person-of-the-week becomes Book Review…)

I hope I’m not the only one who feels this sometimes, since it’s terribly arrogant: kind of disgusted with mankind in general? You feel like giving up that people will ever “get it”, and are inclined to constantly doubt their … Continue reading

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Happy Last Day!

Found my notes from Sunday! So, sorry for the disjointedness, but I’m just going to add a couple of thoughts. When pain comes, you learn the difference between “needs” and “wants”… a valuable lesson, perhaps. The old “glass half empty … Continue reading

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Exercise the right “muscles”!

Now to get caught up on some things I’ve been saving for you. Recently in my readings, Selwyn Hughes has been talking about doubt (remember the neat quote we had about the value of doubt). He also mentioned that sometimes … Continue reading

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Consider

Shoot, I’ve lost the notes I made on the sermon! We had a guest speaker, who enthusiastically spoke about being joyful in difficulties. Sometimes though, what you get out of a speaker is watching the enjoyment of others. He inspired … Continue reading

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Back to the disciplines!

Wow, such a fitting reading again this morning! Because this family is all determined to get going on the exercise again, after our long, sinful holiday. I’m sure you know what I mean by “sinful”. Selwyn Hughes, in his mini-series … Continue reading

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