Kory sent us a picture form where he was sitting. The final score was 61-58, and it was really just unbelievable. And you know, I don't really care about football that much, but this whole winning season makes me so happy ~ for Kory, who gets to be a student there during a super-exciting time, and for our friends the McCaws, who are seeing the fruit of 11 years of hard work in recruiting coaches and players of character and even Christlikeness which draws attention to the Christian University and hopefully to Christ on some level.
But that Baylor-TCU game was an experience. Felt like I needed to sleep for about 12 hours afterward.
I enjoyed another long run along Cape Cod Canal this time ~ so beautiful!
And we went to Provincetown, which is the very tip of the Cape. It is sort of a strange place to visit, has an odd feel, and a bit of a strange mix of people, but the view of the entire Cape from there is a must-see and we also enjoyed some of the shops and cafes. (Care must be taken, though, in browsing. Some places are R-rated.)
|In this pic you can see both the tip and the curve of the Cape back toward the rest of the state.|
- An all-day field trip to Boston with 30 homeschoolers tomorrow
- An all-day teen girls' conference on Saturday with Kayla and a few moms and friends
- A Saturday evening church gathering at a local restaurant to kick off the 15 year anniversary weekend celebration
- A combined worship service and catered lunch afterward with lots of folks from out of town here to celebrate 15 years with us.
- A haircut (very important ~ ha!)
All good stuff, but my mid-term exam (due Monday by midnight) and the research paper rough draft (due next weekend) and the need to prep to speak at a weekend retreat next weekend have me totally overwhelmed. I could hardly focus to pray or read my Bible this morning and I kinda feel like running away.
Actually, I am about to run away ~ all the way down the street to Barnes and Noble. Going to open up my class notes and start studying and organizing them. Hoping to get at least a couple of hours in. Cooper and Kayla are going with me. We all have work to do in order to have a day off for a field trip tomorrow, and, and, and...
Trying to meditation this:
When my anxious thoughts multiply within me, Your consolations delight my soul.
Also ~ I so much want to write about our 15 years here as a church, and the church planting adventure we've been on for that long, so maybe it will just be a bit delayed ~ like maybe until we're 16 or 17 years old ~ who knows?!
Okay ~ bye for now!
Pray for me?