Monthly Archives: May 2018

What were you thinking?

Parents gave me the “what were you thinking” look last Sunday. I armed their children–yes 3 year olds and even 5th grade boys–with pointed sticks and fire. The fun-loving creative educator in me thought….We should celebrate Pentecost and the coming … Continue reading

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Watching raindrops in a lake or puddle can be mesmerizing. Each drop sends out a ring of ripples which radiate out from the center. The little waves keep traveling outward in wider and wider circles far from where they started. … Continue reading

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I Choose You

Sunday ten students will confirm their faith at Good Shepherd. They will stand in front of the congregation to say “Yes, I believe. Yes, I promise.” They are affirming the promises made for them at baptism by parents and sponsors. … Continue reading

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