Well I had a couple of things to post early this week, but I am having server issues. Don’t be surprised if in the next two weeks this blog disappears for a couple of days. I’ll work to get it back up asap. If I get the server stuff taken care of today, I’ll try to post later today….the joys of technology!
There are the moments as a mom when I know I am getting through to my boy’s beautiful little minds. Then there are those other moments…
Upstairs in Littlest Brother’s room I hear Biggest Brother on the staircase…
Then I hear a golf ball rolling down the stairs
It hits the hardwood floors and keeps rolling
Now Biggest is running down the stairs to see where it lands
“CRASH” – the kind of crash a golf ball makes when hitting a ceramic nativity scene
“Woah. I just took out Joseph. That is awesome!”
Upon my running down the stairs to insure that Joseph is still in one ceramic piece, I notice an odd arrangement in the other nativity scene….I ask Biggest to explain.
“Mary was tired, so Jesus is holding her while she sleeps.”
I don’t have the exact numbers, but this year my church hosted about 16,000 people on campus last Sunday and gave away toys for 5,700 kids. We have hosted the local Toys for Tots event for several years now and I think it is safe to say this was the biggest year thus far. The families were entertained by a great show then the kids headed off to a party while the parents did a little shopping. It is an amazing event to be a part of…