“I just wanted to sit in your lap.” Thanksgiving in a pandemic. Meg roasted a turkey and made broccoli cheese casserole. She skipped homemade gravy and followed Granny’s recipe (it is best when poured out of a can!). Pink stuff was door dropped in advance. Then our family of six sat down to feast. A […]Read more "A story of Thanks"
Yesterday in elementary school carline someone cut right in front of me. Of course they had a Jesus sticker. It seems they keep the rush in Christmas — not sure about Jesus. When our Preschool Director, Robbi, heard about it, she respond, “Maybe they should keep Christ in their driving.” The church gets worked up […]Read more "Keep Christ in Driving"
“How much does it cost?” We debated having our Thanksgiving Meal this year, but pressed forward. We did make lots of covid changes. More masks and gloves. It will be delivery only. There are no longer all of the options. So everyone gets turkey and ham. Plus Covid makes our office emptier, so I am […]Read more "Thanksgiving"
Jenny McClung shared this on Facebook and it describes our week. NPR drones in the background. Every ten minutes I check my phone. As though the race will be decided. This election has real consequences. So it is understandable that we are worried. In John 6 the crowd decides to make Jesus King. This is […]Read more "King"
“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.” Mt 5:9 I prayed for lots of things yesterday. Including a decisive presidential win. But I went to bed late and woke up early to the same undecided states. There will be no quick victory. Only more waiting. I feel like my kids […]Read more "Peace"