Tag: United Methodist

Feb 16

Day 3 , See

I must admit that I had a different plan for today’s picture because a friend told me today that she will need eye surgery and I wanted to represent that in a picture of some kind, but maybe this actually does that. The Picture is of the Yerkes Observatory at the University of Chicago and …

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Feb 15

Lenten Photo a Day Challenge Day 2

Yesterday’s word was return, it took me an extra day to return but this is a picture of the front door of the man I will marry in the fall. My soulmate, my love, my life, and my partner in discovering God’s voice in each other’s life, and with God’s will, in helping others discover …

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Feb 14

Day One, Who I Am

Who I am

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Sep 05

I am a First Year, First Semester, M.Div.

The title above is how I have introduced myself more times than I can count over the last couple weeks. My first challenge of Seminary has not

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Aug 13

Saying Goodbye Again

This is the third post with the title “Saying Goodbye”, it seems to be a theme over this past year. This morning I said goodbye to my church family because I will be leaving for seminary in a few days. Leaving your church family behind as you move on is not like saying goodbye to your children,

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Jun 28

Where do Women Belong?

I was a part-time tomboy as a kid, the other part was frou-frou girly girl, and one of my favorite songs was “Anything you can do I can do better” from the Irving Berlin musical Annie Get Your Gun. In the song Annie sings with Frank, telling him that she can; shoot straighter, spell better, …

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Jun 19

Fairy Tales and God

When I was little I can remember believing my Mother was not afraid of anything. Snakes, spiders or frogs. Mother Nature had nothing on my Mother. I thought she was invincible! Imagine my surprise when I grew up and discovered that it had all been an act, she was quite the sissy! She had been …

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Jun 15

I'll Believe it when I see it

The song “I’m a Believer” written by Neil Diamond and performed by The Monkees, has recently been made popular by Smash Mouth in the Shrek movies. The chorus goes “Then I saw her face, now I’m a believer, not a trace of doubt in my mind. I’m in love, I’m a believer! I couldn’t leave …

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