Praying for St. Laurence Church

The lovely St. Laurence Church in Southlake, Tx just off of Kimball and 114 became my church home the Fall of 2010.  For years leading up to the summer, when I would take the “back roads” to get to Costco or 1709, I would pass this picturesque church and think to myself, when I am…

Ripples

Recently, I have become more and more aware of the effect of ripples.  What comes to mind is a finger dipping into a pool of water and the ripples that move from that point of origin.  Those far reaching rings start reverberating from the edges back and then when you touch the pond again and…

Overwhelmed and Trying to Break Through the Silence

My head is buzzing with activity and I know I need to write, if anything to simply calm down my insides but I can’t decide where to start. It’s a new year and now the last day of the first month and I see I haven’t published anything since before Christmas.  No Christmas greeting, even…

Homecoming(s)

I started this post almost two weeks ago but since there are homecomings and Homecomings weekly right now I figured I should still post it.   Friday, September 23rd was Homecoming for Southlake Carroll, Grapevine High School and Prince of Peace Christian and I’m sure more many other schools here in the metroplex and beyond….

Love and Rain Was In the Air

Yesterday was this month’s St. Laurence visit to Gainesville State School and what a powerful visit it was. On the visiting side there were ten of us in the visiting room for our 2 dorm units to the approx 18 per visit.  So roughly a two youth to one visitor ratio. We had Carl, Becky,…