blue skies, clear air, cool temps & beautiful grandchildren…

Enter his gates with thanks; enter his courtyards with praise! Thank him! Bless his name! Because the Lord is good, his loyal love lasts forever; his faithfulness lasts generation after generation. - Psalm 100:4-5 There are a lot of stories to tell from Thanksgiving Day. But for this morning I'm simply going to post the short photo-shoot I …

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the grandchildren invade Maul-Hall

Yesterday, in the best of Thanksgiving style, Rebekah and I drove up to Virginia to collect our wonderful grandchildren. Here are a few photographs to set the scene. Back home, and just a few hours into the preparations, we're already up to our eyeballs in crafts and science projects and cooking and more. Everyone else …

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35 years in, and still charged with enthusiasm!

This weekend marks 35 years since Rebekah knelt at the front of Trinity Presbyterian Church in Pensacola, where a great cloud of witnesses laid hands on her, and prayed that God would do some amazing things through her calling. When she rose to her feet she was an ordained Minister of Word and Sacrament. Enter …

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it’s so hard to wait patiently…

It's Saturday morning, settled in between Thanksgiving and the first Sunday in Advent; our house is still, waiting, and a little expectant. The past couple of days have seen some measurable progress in Rebekah's recovery, but there's a long way to go, and she really can't do anything that she wants to in terms of beginning to prepare …

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Gratitude is the very best conversation starter #ThanksgivingFeast

Let the message about Christ, in all its richness, fill your lives. Teach and counsel each other with all the wisdom he gives. Sing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs to God with thankful hearts. And whatever you do or say, do it as a representative of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks through him to …

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