the view from the pew 4-21-18

Saturday 5:30 service with Pastor McClean The songs we sang were “Here I Am to Worship”, “I Am Jesus’ Little Lamb” (a Sunday School favorite), “This Holy Place”, and “Feed Us Now” – this one includes the lyrics “God is near, oh so near, nearer than our thoughts” That’s pretty near. It means, for believers,…… Continue reading the view from the pew 4-21-18

the daily purge 4-19-18

When a spouse is career-bound and climbing the glass ladder in her Executive Toes ™ business shoes, often times the family suffers. The husband sits behind a cup of coffee in the morning contemplating his worth. The children miss their mother when she’s jetting about the world. All in all there isn’t much to complain…… Continue reading the daily purge 4-19-18

the daily purge 4-18-18

Welcome The Purging Lutheran and The Amazink Teknikolor Bankie. I’m pretty sure it was bought for one of our chucklins but whether for The Lad or Our Marta I have no recollection. Usually if I offer up a multicolored cloth, sock or shawl I’ll say it was cut from a Hebrew cloth as was Moses’…… Continue reading the daily purge 4-18-18

the daily purge 4-17-18

Back in our pre-pup days, The Purging Lutheran’s cats used to eat out of plastic bowls. They never ate their bowls after eating their tender noms though. Enter Kaden Superpup. Eat. Eat. Chomp. Wrestle and bite. And chew. And tear. And chew. Just as the world is a nail to a toddler’s hammer (toy), the…… Continue reading the daily purge 4-17-18

the daily purge 4-16-18

When My Sweet Rib putters around the home it’s best you stay out of her way. This computer desk was in her field of vision so she *chop!* *chop!* *chopped!* it and now it’s in the garbage can. The Purging Lutheran warns you if you are near MSR to at least appear useful. Holding a credit card,…… Continue reading the daily purge 4-16-18

the view from the pew 4-15-18

The third Sunday of Easter at the Indianapolis Latvian Lutheran Church was the monthly English language service. Pastor Lazdinš presided. Our hymns, played on the organ by Karlis, were “Beautiful Savior”, “Rock of Ages”, “What Feast of Love” and “I Love to Tell the Story”. Susan read 1 John 3:1-7 See what great love the…… Continue reading the view from the pew 4-15-18