Monthly Archives: August 2012

rain is good, rain is good, rain is good…

Don’t you hate that feeling of not feeling like doing anything? It can be because you just want to “go out and play”, or because… you’re just tired. And I’m SO out of practise for making sermon notes… because of … Continue reading

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Think now… are you SURE you can do ANYTHING?

If there’s anything to remind me that I CAN’T do anything, if I just try hard enough, that would be my failure to hold on to my weight loss. Don’t we all need something to keep us humble! It reminds … Continue reading

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Please Hold

Since I decided that my “funny” category has to be something that happened to me/us personally (there are enough jokes and comedy sites out there), it’s not always easy to come up with something on “funny” day. But here’s something. … Continue reading

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obsession, abundance

Do you ever see a mess, and can’t rest until you get it cleaned up? (For example, I just had to get up and sweep away some cobwebs in my point of vision.) That’s the way it is with my … Continue reading

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Day of Pleasure

Today was the kind of day that people have when they’re just back from the dead. (Well… but if I’d just got back from Eternity, I probably wouldn’t be happy about being back, lol!) You know what I mean–someone who’s … Continue reading

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OK, so I like to be goofy

Wow, I’ve actually gone out and bought some wool. The reason that’s amazing, is that I haven’t done any kind of knitting or crochet for years! A couple of projects remain unfinished, amazingly not moth-eaten: a set of Christmas-carolers, a … Continue reading

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to be seen and acknowledged

Someone clued me in to Henri Nouwen’s daily email, and of course, I love it! (I’ll try to remember to add it to my links over there.>) The current theme in the very short devotionals, is “hiddenness”. Most of Jesus’ … Continue reading

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It’s all God’s children singing

I thought of this song while I was listening to Craig’s sermon, and it “happened” to be next in my playlist today. It’s the song of the Redeemed, Rising from the African plain; It’s the song of the forgiven Drowning … Continue reading

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keep it simple

Ahhhh, it felt good to get out for our morning walk again! And I was a little surprised that 2 rounds of the long block wasn’t too bad, after a 3-week break. So maybe we’ll get back up to the … Continue reading

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preoccupations

Finally getting life organized again! Simplifying this time meant dropping off a couple of my many morning readings, and slotting others for once a week instead of daily. However, a couple of new things had been added anyway–News and Henri … Continue reading

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