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We’re Gonna Be Grandparents!

After holding it in for over a week, and nearly exploding, we can finally tell you that we are going to be grandparents come October!!

That’s right!  We are overjoyed to announce that Tim and Rachel surprised us on Sunday, May 6th with this early Mother’s Day card…

For the backstory to this . . . → Read More: We’re Gonna Be Grandparents!

Things I Learned from Leading Worship for Jr. High Retreat

This past weekend I had the privilege of being asked to lead worship for a retreat weekend for our church’s Junior High ministry (“The Vibe”) at a campground/retreat centre in Muskoka.

Now I’m turning 60 in a month, and to think that these kids (and their leaders) would want ME to lead worship was . . . → Read More: Things I Learned from Leading Worship for Jr. High Retreat

Wedding Planning 101 – When and Where – Solved!

So just a quick update…  We solved the “when” and “where” problem last night.

After much deliberation, “what-if-ing”, and praying, we’ve been able to settle on…

June 24, 2018 at Cambridge Mill, in Cambridge Ontario.

Two decisions down.  143 more to go.


Wedding Planning 101 – When and Where?

Well, my baby is getting married.  That’s right the last of my kids — my little girl — got engaged over Easter weekend.  We can’t be any happier for her.  We love her; We love her fiance; and we’re praying for their lifetime together.

BUT… the wedding planning has already begun.  First things first — . . . → Read More: Wedding Planning 101 – When and Where?

Happy St. Gertrude’s Day!!

Yeah, I know it’s St Patrick’s Day (March 17th) but a friend informed me that it’s also “St Gertrude’s Day” and since my mother-in-law is Gertrude (she prefers “Trudie” though) I had to look it up.

According to Wikipedia…

Gertrude of Nivelles, O.S.B. (also spelled Geretrude, Geretrudis, Gertrud; c. 626 – March 17, 659) was a . . . → Read More: Happy St. Gertrude’s Day!!