Monthly Archives: September 2015


I don’t know about you, but I am feeling overwhelmed. I know it takes a while to settle into the fall routine. But two weeks into everything –including school, Sunday school, music, sports, meetings—I was hoping for more peace. Instead … Continue reading

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Fall sports season is underway. Shouts of “We’re number one!” echo across the field. We excitedly watch games rooting for PEM because of course, they are the best! Coming out on top is what greatness looks like…right? That is what … Continue reading

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God Rocks

This week Facebook was flooded with first day of school photos.  Isn’t it fun to look at the excited kids toting their new backpacks? The photos mark the milestone of starting each grade. What fun to look back at the … Continue reading

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A Time to Learn

School buses are back on the streets. First day of school photos are showing up on Facebook. Kids are excited. Teachers are ready. Backpacks are loaded and blessed. College students have moved back into dorms. It’s that time again—a time … Continue reading

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