Striving to improve?

I had planned to go the Battlefield District Volleyball Championship Game tonight with my daughter Lydia and her friend Jordan, but the game just got canceled because of the fear of bad weather.  No, the Caroline Highschool volleyball team and my daughter Lydia weren’t in the championship game. The game

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Inclusivity

I remember years ago now, 28 years ago actually, when I first came to serve as the pastor of Wright’s Chapel.  It was 1992. I had invited my friend and mentor in ministry Rev. Jackson to come and preach at Wright’s Chapel. Rev Jackson had led me into ministry in the

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Cleaning out

My dad is still going through things that we brought back from cleaning out his house in Delhi NY last week. Dad is putting his house that he has owned for more than 50 years on the market and so we had gone there to clean it out. It was

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Summer!

Pools open up this weekend around our community.  I suspect that there will be lots of excited kids ready for someone to take them to the pool and begin their summer vacation.  My younger daughter Lydia is working as a lifeguard for the first time this year at a local pool. I

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Easter

I’m still living in the after glow of the University of Virginia Championship Victory in Basketball. (For Auburn and VA Tech Fans, I promise that this will be the last time I mention it for a while.) One of the things that struck me though as the game approached was

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Spring Break

I tell my children all the time that they should thank God that they have the mother that they do.   Amy is our vacation planner and so this Sunday shortly after we finish worship at Wright’s Chapel we will be headed out to Disney World.  I love Disney World, but would never

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Tennis

My daughter Lydia started playing tennis last year in the spring.  It was about this time last year that she decided she was going to try out for the high-school tennis team, which thankfully for her not a whole lot of girls were trying out, and that pretty much assured

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