Youth Group, Cherry Blossom Tickets

The new CIA Youth Newsletter is getting ready to go in the mail, but if you want to see it online, go to www.ciayouth.org .  Let me know what you think! edit:  Fed Ex just delivered the tickets for the Cherry Blossom Parade to me.  If anyone reading this has family wondering when they’ll get […]

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His Awesomeness…Is that a word?

Awesome! Oh Lord My God, when I in awesome wonder, consider all the works thy hands hath made…. So begins one of my favorite hymns, and this morning, I have beheld some of the beauty up close and personal.  The petals on flowers—they are each so different, so personal–just like we are.  And as I […]

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A Break

What joy to finally have a break from the normal everyday routine.  I think it will really hit when Monday morning gets here, though, and we don’t have to get up for school.  Yeah, that will be nice. I’ve been sick today–on the couch all day.  Thank goodness for basketball tonight.  We watched LSU win […]

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Haircuts, Tigers, Patriarchs

     “And when Jacob had finished commanding his sons, he drew his feet up into the bed and breathed his last, and was gathered to his people.”  Oh, it was the end of our study of The Patriarchs, and I am sad, but to know all that Jacob accomplished in his life—don’t you know he was […]

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Almost Here!

Spring break…it’s almost here!  I’m so so glad!!!  I’m ready for the break from everything.  Aren’t you?  

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Well, UNC and Kentucky are both out…bummer.  This has been the best tourney I’ve watched in years, though.  I’m going to help my mom pack some things up today.  I’m very excited that God is allowing us this time together.  I just keep praying, “God, let us step as you move our feet and not […]

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Madness…all types!

What was I thinking mentioning Spring?  Now it is like Winter again.  Oh, please don’t let all of my pretty flowers get snapped with cold!  By the way, all of the pretty flowers blooming in my flower bed are from the Siegel Band Flower Bulb Sale last fall—so glad I bought lots of bulbs.  I […]

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Spring

Spring has almost sprung, or so it feels.  I love to see the trees and flowers that are blooming, though my allergies don’t mix well with the Bradford Pears.  I’ve been watching the UT–Winthrop game this afternoon.  It’s been good–can’t wait to see who will win.  The Siegel game is tonight at MTSU.  The Nation will […]

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DBS Formal

The DBS Formal was last night, and let me tell you it was an all-day event for those involved.  For some of those, it was months-long!  http://photoshow.comcast.net/watch/vV4DE2EF   That’s the address of the photo show I put together.  I’m pretty pleased, but I wish I could have used different music.  Here are some of the […]

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Kentucky Basketball!

EDIT:  Friday Now, I can tell you where I was yesterday…at 12:45, Martha called and said she  had two tickets to the 2:15 SEC Tournament Game–Kentucky vs Ole Miss.  Did  I want to use them?  Well, Bernie had been home sick all week, but I called him anyway.   No, he just couldn’t go.  So, […]

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