Day: October 12, 2012

lemon cream scones

Hooray! The summer heat has finally broken. Today dawned cold and gray with a threat of rain. Dick left the house early, something he hasn’t done for a long time. He’s been doing Jury Duty this week so I’ve been on my own a lot more than I’m used to these days. With those factors…

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“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.” ― L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables October! At last!  Last week the calender said October, but we were still pushing 100° in the afternoons.  Today the forecast is 72° and rain. That probably means, as usual here in the San Joaquin Valley,…

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quite intense

Mid-Winter 1979…by that point we thought of ourselves as dedicated Christians. Besides our church attendance, we were spending one evening each week with a group of friends studying the Bible, singing, praying and sharing about what God was doing in our lives. Sometimes our mid-week meetings got quite intense. One night, after becoming comfortable with…

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