Monthly Archives: February 2010

What Was I Thinking?

So, I decided this year I was going to try and observe Lent by giving something up. I've never done that before, thought it'd be meaningful. I gave it some thought (though not admittedly much - I decided to do it the day before Ash Wednesday) and decided to give up chocolate. I knew there…

Ebbs and Flows of Relationships

I've been doing a bit of reflecting today on relationships and time. There's this little girl I used to know, babysat her when she was two (24 years ago) . . . yesterday she became the mother of twins. Her parents and I were very close at one time and I thoroughly enjoyed being a…

Chocolate and Lent

If I get grouchy, forgive me, I've given up chocolate for Lent! This is a first for me, I've never given anything up for Lent before. Growing up a pentecostal, Lent was something only catholics did (or that's what I thought). A few years ago we started going to an Evangelical Covenant church, who observes…