Monthly Archives: April 2011

Lesson in My Kitchen Window

One of the things I love about my little town house is the kitchen window.  It’s a bay window with a seat and it takes up almost the entire front wall of the room.  The morning sun comes in at … Continue reading

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Drained, Spent, Exhausted and Done

I do not think I have ever been so drained.  I am physically, emotionally, and mentally empty.  That’s pretty clear from my lack of posts this week.  I really didn’t think I was going to make it to the end … Continue reading

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Widening the Circle: A Culture of Gossip

My church has been going through a sermon series on peacemaking. In order to know how to make peace, we need to look at the way we deal with an offense.  The good, positive and peacemaking ways of dealing with … Continue reading

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I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For

Years ago George and I went to a Steve Green concert.  He was really promoting the memorization of scripture and in the concert he quoted all of Hebrews 11.  We thought it was amazing and since we were just beginning … Continue reading

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In-Between Stuff

I’ve been reading Dante with my ninth graders.  We are reading Inferno.  It’s pretty amazing.  It is convicting and inspiring and it makes one think.  I like all of those things in a book.  I think the place that bothers … Continue reading

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Heart of Darkness vs. Light of Truth

This morning I read some really cool verses and I realized another benefit of the Humanities program.  The verses are in John chapter three, so they are not verses that are unfamiliar; in fact, they are verses I have probably … Continue reading

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A Living Saturday

Yesterday was kind of weird for a Saturday.  My Saturdays are usually pretty structured and regular in routine.  When you work, certain things have to get done on Saturday or the whole ship that is your household begins to sink. … Continue reading

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