Posts from the ‘holidays’ category

A Table Blessing

Last Wednesday, as the temperature dropped into the twenties, we hosted an informal outdoor service of Thanksgiving.  It was a bit chaotic — what with children…

Brain Dump

Just some thoughts I felt the need to unload: 1.  When a kid is yelling at the top of his lungs from the deep end of…

Holy Week: Friday

Today you’re in for a stylistic change.  The kids and I have been listening to Shai Linne’s album The Atonement for over a year.  It’s a…

Holy Week: Thursday

This is an oldie but goodie. If you don’t know Michael Card’s music, you should check it out.   Now before the Feast of the Passover,…

Holy Week: Tuesday

There is no crucifixion, burial, and resurrection without the incarnation. And being found in human form, he humbled himself by becoming obedient to the point of…

Groundhog Day!

I know it’s odd, but today is a minor holiday in our home. These are the traditions we observe: Mom running to the TV, only to…