Monthly Archives: April 2010

Senior Prank

Today was senior prank day.  Senior prank has, at times, complicated my life.  Since they have many of their senior meetings in my room, I often have at least a vague idea what is going on and that can be … Continue reading

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Jury Duty

There’s nothing quite like jury duty to shake you out of your complacency and make you thankful for your life.  If what I saw while I was at the court-house for those few hours was a typical random cross-section of … Continue reading

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Mama Thoughts

I miss my kids a lot.  Katie is here in town and Matt is still at home but I miss them , not just individually, but as a group.  Even during the toughest times in the last seven years, they … Continue reading

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Who Am I? Part 2

When we were in Europe last summer we made several longish car trips.  David drove most of the time and when David drives, David picks the music.  Actually, the truth is that if David is in the car, David picks … Continue reading

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Who Am I? Part 1

Who am I?  I would normally answer that question with short words like, teacher, wife and mother.  I might go a little further when filling out a profile section for Facebook or a blog or something.  I might add a … Continue reading

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Why Can’t We All Just Get Along?

Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.  Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace.  Ephesians 4:2-3 I’ve been teaching about the Reformation lately.  If you want … Continue reading

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The Word is Exempt

Anyone who works with seniors in high school knows that this is a difficult time of year.  They are anxious about the decisions they are making or have made about next year.  So many choices: which college, what roommate, signing … Continue reading

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A Real Attitude Check

“Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit, but in humility consider others better than yourselves.  Each of you should look not only to your own interests, but also to the interests of others.  Your attitude should be the … Continue reading

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Matthew 18: Because Jesus Said So.

“If your brother sins against you, go and show him his fault, just between the two of you.  If he listens to you, you have won your brother over.  But if he will not listen, take one or two others … Continue reading

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Job and I

I am an INFJ.  That is: Intraverted, iNtuitive, Feeling, Judging.  It is my personality type according to the Myers-Briggs method of determining such things.  My daughter, Christy introduced me to these personality types when she took a test as part … Continue reading

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