Monthly Archives: January 2011

“Before You Ask…”

We had one of those little, temporary, teasing tastes of spring this weekend.  I was not particularly thrilled at first because I have been praying for another snow day.  I thought that was what I needed.  Truthfully, I was thinking … Continue reading

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Introducing: The Mini-Restoration

I was doing my Bible study this morning for a class I am taking to renew my ACSI certification.  It is on the life of David and I am really enjoying it.  Though it is sometimes difficult to get to … Continue reading

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The Humanities Program: An Apology, Part IV

It has been a while since I wrote on this subject.  This has been a hard month.  Since Christmas, the program has been under scrutiny that feels very uncomfortable to those of us who believe in the program and pour … Continue reading

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My Freshmen

Every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday I get to spend my morning with some fabulous freshmen.  This morning we even had a small miracle happen.  I’m up for any miracle-large, small or medium-sized.  In this case it was exactly the size … Continue reading

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Finally, Good Morning

I am getting old.  There is plenty of physical evidence of this inevitable truth.  I really don’t mind so much.  I have learned that it could be worse.   There are also the seven grandchildren.  I love those growing pieces … Continue reading

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Listen, Everybody Listen

Since I seem to be in a negative mood, I think I will go on a rant about something that has been annoying me more and more for several years.  Why waste perfectly good negative energy? Here is my complaint: … Continue reading

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What to Do?

I am becoming a bit frustrated with my workload.  I keep trying to adjust, but it just keeps growing and I do not know what do.  Maybe I am just not working smart.  Perhaps I am an idiot.  I would … Continue reading

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For Narnia and The North!

I finally went to see the Voyage of the Dawn Treader tonight.  I have been vacillating wildly between wanting to see it and being afraid it would upset me.  The Narnia books are very special to me.  Lewis wrote them … Continue reading

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You Can Have All This World

It has been a difficult week.  I am getting weary from the battle.  I know God has a purpose, and He is good.  He has sent me some encouragement every day and I do believe that what ever happens, He … Continue reading

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“…And Your Little Dog, Too!”

We met Matt for dinner at Pizza Hut tonight.  He had basketball practice (he coaches) late tonight because there were middle school games after school in the gym and George had an elders meeting kind of early.  If we were … Continue reading

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