Faith Community Talk: Our Quest for Wisdom

Here are the notes from our Faith Community talk this week. I hope they encourage you :) Our Quest for Wisdom  This week was my birthday.  I turned 45. This is the first birthday that has felt “big” to me: like I should pause and pay attention, think about what this means.  I think this […]

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Sermon: Calling All Superheroes

Here is the talk from this morning’s Faith Community. This one came out about how I wrote it (which either means I’m getting better at this, or that I was off my game…) Our opening Psalm of Worship was Psalm 18, a story sung by David to celebrate how God came through for him when […]

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Sermon: A Teed up Ball, A T in the Road

From the Bible:  Psalm 29 – A Psalm of David      Ascribe to the Lord, you heavenly beings, ascribe to the Lord glory and strength.       Ascribe to the Lord the glory due his name; worship the Lord in the splendor of His holiness.      The Voice of the Lord is over the […]

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The Best Laid Plans are Bendy

I’m feeling blessed today…and I can’t stop laughing. First the blessed part: We had our first faith gathering yesterday! Steve and I gathered around our coffee table, lit candles, set bread and wine just beyond THAT DOG’s reach (she can get very Holy when given the opportunity), and bowed our heads as Steve prayed.  As […]

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It’s A Start

Steve and I are starting a faith community here in our living room.  We’ll meet for the first time on Sunday, December 29th, at 10:00am. There will be prayer, a sermon, and some time to quiet the chaos of life and listen in to what God might be saying to each of us. Steve and […]

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Preachers of L.A.

So yesterday didn’t end up being the exciting day of healed-from-the-cold accomplishment I’d hoped for. Instead it had more of a yikes-I-might-have-the-flu vibe, and I went from being a couch potato to a mashed potato. The upside is that, having watched every episode of Top Chef and Project Runway All Stars I could find, I […]

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The Best Question

A friend posted a link to a blog post this morning by a woman wrestling with the possibility that she and her husband may never have children. My heart hurt as I read it because I’ve been there, and I sort of wished I could hug her… except that I’ve been on the receiving end […]

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