[tweetmeme] It's Halloween weekend. Children will be dressed up in mask and costume pretending to be the celebrity, super hero, or prince/princess. I imagine we all can remember the days we liked to play dress up and pretend to be someone else other than ourselves. On an every day basis, we will get up get... Continue Reading →
On October 10, 2010, our son Drew, ran the Chicago Marathon. Though Drew has been running track, cross country and road races ever since he was in seventh grade, this was his first marathon. His dad and I were excited and worried at the same time of him taking on this endeavor. Jim and I were not able to be up there... Continue Reading →
When we become a Christian, we have dedicated ourselves to Christ to live by His example in our daily walk. Yet, there times in our daily walk that we are challenged with this commitment and we let self get in the way. How does it feel when we give into the self and stray from that Christian... Continue Reading →
"Shout for joy to the Lord, all the earth. Worship the Lord with gladness; come before him with joyful songs. Know that the Lord is God. It is he who made us, and we are his; Enter his gates with thanksgiving and his courts with praise; give thanks to him and praise his name. For... Continue Reading →
My Dearest Andrew, Wow! You ran the Chicago Marathon over a week ago. It seems like only yesterday that you were just starting to walk. I am also reminded of the first time I took you to cross-country practice. It was one of the hottest days of summer and I could see in your face... Continue Reading →
As you click 'confirm' or 'not now' for friend request on Facebook, what are you clicking with Christ when He request to be your 'friend'? 'Confirm' or 'Not Now'?
STOP! EVALUATE! PRIORITIZE! What is really important to you? Deadlines, agendas, meetings, or family and time with God? When was the last time you allowed your soul to simply be still? It is Monday! There is the week ahead of us, lists of things to do, appointments and meetings to make and you feel like... Continue Reading →
Today has been a beautiful brisk fall day. As I have gone through my day, I am reminded of an experience that happened with our family on a fall outing in 1989. Also, I am reminded of the lesson learned on that fall day. When Drew was two years old, we took a family trip to the... Continue Reading →