AS WE GATHER TOGETHER…

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We gather together as a community One in Christ. I know, it sounds good. But it's true. We don't always have much in common Except Christ.   We are a mess. Often we try to look neat and tidy. The truth is that underneath it all, We are a mess.   That's why we need Jesus in the first place! So we gather together. One in Christ. Aware that Continue Reading

A HEALTHY COMPUTER SHOWS UP UNHEALTHY…

photo: weekly snaps

Having a healthy computer doesn't seem like it would have a connection to healthy anywhere else does it? But I'm finding there are some relationships! Last week, my son-in-law took over my computer on the snow day to clean it out. I didn't realize how slow it had become. My problem seemed to be with my email, or so I thought! He decided to scrap my present mess that was full of malware Continue Reading

THE VISIT: CATCHING UP WITH OLD FRIENDS…

photo: Martha G. Brady

Yeah! I finally got into my blog! My son-in-law cleaned out my computer...huge, huge favor! But I haven't been able to get back into my blog for a few reasons that are my fault and failure to think ahead. I tried something my daughter suggested tonight and it worked!! Yeah. So now I can finally write my Five Minute Friday/Fellowship Friday post. Meanwhile, I got a lot of cleaning done while I Continue Reading

CLASSIC OR OVER THE HILL?…

photo: weekly snaps
graphic: Martha G. Brady

Have you ever noticed the different ways people view older adults? It shows in the words they use. Senior citizens, past your prime, over the hill, getting senile (even when they aren't), wise with experience...to name a few.  Of course, you have the even more subtle attitudes that aren't spoken aloud. Often, they can be patronizing...as in she doesn't know any better, she is stuck in the old Continue Reading