On Sunday, my church celebrated 50 years at our current location. The church itself, the ongoing stream of people worshipping together year after year, is more than 180 years old. Both milestones feel significant to me, since both exceed the entirety of my life.
membership – noun | mem·ber·ship | \ˈmem-bər-ˌship\ noun : the state of belonging to or being a part of a group or an organization : the state of being a member : all the people or things that belong to or are part of an organization or a group I’m not much of a joiner, anymore. […] Read more
con·nect·ed – adjective : joined or linked together : having useful social, professional, or commercial relationships __________ Saturday, I sat around the table with seven other writers participating in our writing groups’ first-ever writing retreat. When I arrived a few minutes late, I chuckled to myself as I walked in to a table full of laptops, writing […] Read more
With the big 4-0 fast approaching, my prospects for getting married seem slimmer and slimmer. Not that there’s an age limit on marriage. In fact, a friend of my mom’s who is in her seventies recently found the second love of her life, moved out of state with her new husband, and now plays sports […] Read more