Category Archives: Learn and Grow

Standing at the Threshold

Labor Day weekend is at the threshold of a new school year. Most college students have gone off to school while parents watch with both heavy and joy-filled hearts as their “baby” begins new adventures. First day of school photos … Continue reading

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Surpirses for Zach

When our third graders drew pictures of favorite Bible stories, Alyvia chose the story of Zacchaeus. Today’s artwork is by her. Children love to remember the little man who climbed a tree, then was welcomed by Jesus. Read about Zacchaeus … Continue reading

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Sent to Serve

These young people went to serve in the city of Chicago last week. We went as representatives of Good Shepherd to feed the hungry, play with children, and to welcome strangers. Your prayers and financial support went with us. You … Continue reading

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Growing Season

School’s out for the summer. Kids and teachers are doing their happy dance. Parents are gearing up for the different pace of summer. Recent grads are looking forward to new adventures. Gardeners and farmers have been busy planting and fertilizing. … Continue reading

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What do you see in this picture? It depends on your perspective. The way you look at it makes a difference. While it seems black and white, there is actually more than one way to see it. Do you see … Continue reading

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Holding On and Letting Go

This weekend we will celebrate the wedding of our first born son. Just like every milestone in Brian’s life, it is a bittersweet moment. With joy and thanksgiving we celebrate the new step in his life and welcome Katherine into … 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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