My Summer Reads

Some people go to antique stores. Others drop in the random bike shop. When I’m on the road, I visit bookstores, in search of some unexpected treasure. I found just that at Grassroots Bookstore in Corvallis, when I came across this book by southern soulmate, Mark Richard. I’m shamed to admit I’d never heard of [Read More...]

Community in all the good ways

If you haven’t been dropping by All the Church Ladies site, this is only part of what you are missing — Kooking with Konnie is on Saturday. On Sunday’s we have Scripture Stories from Sister Tater and throughout the week we have wonderful posts ┬álike this one that Jeanne wrote on friendship, or the one [Read More...]

Cockroaches and Cowboys

I’ve always wondered how it is that certain preachers come up with their sermon topics. Many, of course, follow a church calendar. Can you imagine a preacher giving a sermon on tithing on Easter Sunday? Nah. Neither can I. But Preacher Kely has come up with a pretty good list of sermons topics that nobody [Read More...]