the view from the pew 2-25-17

It is Saturday night at Holy Cross Lutheran (altar pictured) as we come around the bend headed for home, spiritually speaking, starting with Ash Wednesday, March 1, and ending with Easter, April 16. Normally I don’t give anything up for Lent but I might give up white bread. It would be me verses my weak…… Continue reading the view from the pew 2-25-17

the view from the pew 2-19-17

I’ve been writing about the Latvian church but haven’t shown any pictures of it. Here is the altar. Well, the raised part is called the chancel, the altar is the table in the middle. It looks pretty much like any altar you’ll see in a Lutheran church. The altar is where, during Communion, Heaven and…… Continue reading the view from the pew 2-19-17

the daily purge 2-17-17

Well, it’s something that belongs in your automobile, which is not to be confused with the soon-to-be-in-a-showroom-near-you autoautomobiles, or driverless cars. It looks like a doctor’s auriscope, that tickly thing she sticks in your ear to see what is in there (usually nothing bad). Which piece of equipment would a mechanic look at with this?…… Continue reading the daily purge 2-17-17