Monthly Archives: December 2008

Something Old, Something New

I’m on holiday this week and so we’ve had the chance to take a number of day trips to see local attractions and, as I’ve already said about Scotland, there are innumerable opportunities for such adventures right out our front … Continue reading

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By Another Way

I woke up screaming this past Sunday morning. I was screaming at a waitress who was helping herself to the steak she was serving my family. With every slice she put on my children’s plate, she put a big hunk … Continue reading

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Family Tree

On Christmas we had dinner with the family, the family tree that is. As I’ve mentioned before all my life I have been familiar with only one branch of the family tree: the American branch. Distance, and the miles of … Continue reading

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Followers

I am always surprised when someone tells me they have become a regular reader of the blog. “I’m addicted!” is a phrase I’ve heard more than once. Wow, I never knew, but I’d like to. So, I’ve added a little … Continue reading

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Spidey Revisted

I think this needs no explanation…

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Gateau

The children have been learning a bit of French lately courtesy of our friend Mima, a retired French and German teacher. So far they’ve learned the days of the week, numbers, hair color, eye color, etc: the basics. They seem … Continue reading

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Spidey

It started early, about 7:30 this morning, which is not too bad considering it was Christmas morning. Generally it starts well before 6 AM, but we’d been to bed late the night before. I was helping lead a second Christmas … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

Hope you guys have a good Christmas. Here’s a few readings to set your mind right. Isaiah 11:1-9Luke 3:1-12Luke 1:26-38Matthew 1:18-25 Love you, bye.

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Lost Teeth

“That looks like a tooth,” I said to myself. We’ve been using our bedroom to wrap presents and so the room is strewn with bits of paper and trash. And, while there were many little white scraps on the floor, … Continue reading

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Bible Study

I needed a bible study. I needed a bible study, but I didn’t want to go. It was another night out in an already too busy season. But, I needed a reminder of what we are about in this season. … Continue reading

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