Monthly Archives: February 2011

Bible in 90 Days {Week 8 Recap}

  I’m still reading away! However, I’ve still got a bit of today’s reading to finish, two kids to get to bed (and nag about homework), a kitchen to finish cleaning and laundry to put away, so let’s keep this … Continue reading

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Sunday Smorgasbord

I admit it: I love U2. Loooove them. So, of course I was midly fascinated by an interview with Bono regarding his Christian faith. The guy completely confuses me sometimes, but this interview was really good. Oh–I found it on The … Continue reading

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Why I Won’t Win an Award for “Christian Parent of the Year”

Trophy by Greencolander.  Shared under a Creative Commons License. When Jon Acuff recently blogged about how he sometimes feels like he is completely bombing his children’s spiritual upbringing, I could totally relate. We don’t do family devotionals. My kids don’t illustrate the Psalms … Continue reading

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Bible in 90 Days {Week 7 Recap}

  “Just keep swimming….just keep swimming….” This has been my attitude this week. My reading has gone something like this: behind–behind–behind–ahead of schedule–on schedule–on schedule–behind Ugh! I’ve got to admit: I’ve started to get a pretty crummy attitude lately. My … Continue reading

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MONDAY Smorgasboard

(It’s like Sunday Smorgasbord…for procrastinators) I knew what I was going to write for yesterday’s Sunday Smorgasbord, but then a headache hit me like a Mac truck last night, so it never made it out of my head and onto the computer. Thus, … Continue reading

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Prayers Wanted {Love on a Missionary Week}

Hopefully, you’ve been around this week to meet Josh & Lisa Arrington, my dear friends who are currently serving as missionaries and church planters in a corner of Canada. Unreached people groups in Canada? Yep, kinda. Pitt Meadows is a town of … Continue reading

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Arbonne Giveaway Winner

According to, the $50 Arbonne gift certificate will be going to…. Commenter #3….Lily! Thanks to everyone who participated! I’m hosting an online Arbonne party this week to support my missionary friend, Lisa, who is hoping that she can build her … Continue reading

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Giveaway Day! {Love on a Missionary Week}

{This giveaway is now closed.}   Have you met Lisa yet? If not, you need to go back to yesterday’s post and read about how she and her husband are currently serving as missionaries and church planting in Canada. I’ve declared this … Continue reading

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Meet Lisa {Love on a Missionary Week}

  Once upon a time, I met a girl named Lisa.  If I were describe her in one word, it would be: giggly. More often than not, she had a smile on her face and she was always giggling about something. She made everyone … Continue reading

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Bible in 90 Days {Week 6 Recap}

It’s a good news/bad news kind of check-in. First the good news. The readings this week were enjoyable–Nehemiah, Esther, Job and Psalms. However, my week was a holy chaos (chock full of church activities) so, as of this posting, I am … Continue reading

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