Monthly Archives: August 2009

Washington Boro CG

Rolland King, along with the support of his wife Brandi, leads a Care Group in the “great metropolis of Washington Boro,” as Rolland likes to say.  The group is grateful for Rolland’s oversight and appreciates the way he initiates asking … Continue reading

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Late-night ramblings and a call to faith

Ok, girls, truth-time! I sit here and, to be honest, am overwhelmed at the moment!  Can any of you relate?  You see, Monday is the first day of school for my boys, and this opens a whole new season for … Continue reading

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Low-Grade Guilt

Recently I was preparing a message and re-read C.J. Mahaney’s little book The Cross Centered Life.  It might be a little book but it packs a powerful punch to the gut of condemnation. I was profoundly encouraged as I read … Continue reading

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What color are the classrooms?

Yesterday afternoon (Tuesday) we spent about 3 hours talking about our building, which is fairly typical of late.  We got to see ideas for our lower level Children’s Ministry classrooms.  We had in Dan Garner and an interior designer from … Continue reading

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Signs, signs, everywhere there’s signs

“Therefore I tell you, do not be anxious about your life” (Matt. 6:25).  When my heart grows anxious, my body tells me so.  At times, even days before it enters my mind that I am being anxious.  I’m a quick … Continue reading

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Vacation Reflections

Last week I posted prior to our vacation that I was hoping to grow this year in my leadership of family vacations. I have recognized in years past a tendency on my part to gravitate toward self-focused pursuits. The Holy … Continue reading

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Facing off with fear

This week was a marker of God’s faithfulness and grace to me.  On the way home, one of my children began to feel sick to the stomach.  We tried to talk that person out of it, but there was no … Continue reading

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