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the only thing you need to be Confident

Craig preached a great sermon on Sunday, as usual. It was all about how/why we can be confident, finishing off our series in 1 John. He introduced the subject by pointing out how little confidence we have in people today–not … Continue reading

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the Fire Drill Suggestion

As you notice things getting more routine-ish (even though there’s a Getaway planned for this week), you can have hope that The Case for Christ notes will start coming more regularly. However, for today it’s sermon notes. Craig does such … Continue reading

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I leak!

We are NOT skipping out on sermon notes this week–not when Craig was the one speaking! Our summer series on Ephesians has been about "What’s in the Way?" meaning two things: what’s in the way that should get OUT of … Continue reading

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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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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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The Mom seems to be learning what I’m always trying to teach her:  spend some time, often, just resting! And no, she hasn’t been up late watching you-know-what… however, that has been on in the background. Since not paying attention … Continue reading

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Love shows up

Crazy Cathie is having trouble not going crazy on all these treats… but now she’s made a schedule of when to have them, so let’s hope she sticks to it! And today she EVEN plans to get on the treadmill! … Continue reading

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the best teaching tools

Yech! They made such a big deal about it, but I still prefer my cat food: The Mom made a "Mixed Pepper Grill" on Saturday, with the new BBQ vegetable cooker that Nanny & Pappy gave them for their anniversary. … Continue reading

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what a meal!

Having things organized in a neat line, making it easy to follow, easy to remember, etc.–that’s one of The Mom’s favourite things! Those theme parks that are full of circles are not the best, for her, but she’d rather have … Continue reading

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what are the answers to the test?

Believe it or not, I think The Mom is finally getting the idea that she should actually bring note paper to church, rather than scribbling all over the bulletin!  Mind you, in some cases the only thing to do is … Continue reading

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