Month: July 2016

  • Mary’s Monday Musings to Quilt Encouragement (Lost Opportunities)

    Mary’s Monday Musings to Quilt Encouragement  (Lost Opportunities)

    Lost Opportunities: The couple took a seat in a cozy booth in a nice restaurant right across from us. The husband settled down with a big smile and launched into an animated conversation, punctuated by enthusiastic gestures, and broad smiles. The wife didn’t smile. She put her cell phone under the table and focused on […]

  • Mary’s Monday Musings to Quilt Encouragement

    Mary’s Monday Musings to Quilt Encouragement

    Crispy Crackers: The sound of a hundred or more people crunching down on crispy crackers at the same time makes a noticeable noise. When it is the sound of a congregation taking communion together, it is an awesome noise. What a privilege we’re granted to share a ritual of our belief in and love for […]

  • Church Isn’t Just For Big People

    Church Isn’t Just For Big People

    From our safe and nurturing nurseries to our high-energy Kingdom Kids, New Covenant offers lots of opportunities for kids to learn about God on both Sunday mornings and Wednesday nights. I recently had the opportunity to hear from Patty Schlosser who serves in Kingdom Kids (Kids Church on Sunday morning) and hear what she had to […]

  • NCC Library Closes

    NCC Library Closes

    Twenty-one years ago, back in the spring of 1995, I was asked if I would be willing to serve as the Church Librarian at NCC. Now realize, NCC had no library. I wasn’t just walking into a room filled with books, videos and other resources, I was walking into what would be two years of […]

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