Posts Tagged ‘Church’

Made My Day…

29Oct11

On Thursday I got a large white envelope in the mail.  It totally made my day!  Inside were notes from “my” fifth graders at church – the kids I’ve watched grow up from Pre-K! Most of them were the heartfelt, “I loved having you as my teacher and hope you’re learning a lot,” type of […]


Hello, 1/1/11!

01Jan11

Last night was probably one of the loveliest New Years’ Eves I can remember.  After a family photo and a relaxed dinner out, we spent the evening at church – fellowshipping, singing Baptist hymns, praying, and celebrating the Lord’s Supper as the calendar changed.  Very poignant.  We welcomed 2011 by singing “Jesus, What a Friend […]


Goodbye, 2010!

31Dec10

What. A. Year. 2010. Gone already?  Really? God is so good.  The first time I posted this year, I wrote out a list of things I hoped to accomplish in 2010.  What a marvel it is to see how God has used that list – changed, reshaped, remade – this year!  I couldn’t have planned […]


It’s the end of 2010 – I can hardly believe it!  It’s the time of year for looking back and seeing what God has done – expected and unexpected, exciting and not-so-exciting, normal and, well, abnormal. :-)  It’s been one crazy year!  This is the time of year when I begin to plan for the […]


What is it like to close your eyes in this life and open them in heaven?  What’s it like to know you have only minutes to live?  What goes through your head when you realize all your dreams are not happening – but momentarily The Dream will come gloriously to life?  What is that first […]