Sunday Game Plan

How we win the day Phase 1: The Biblical Story This just got organized on the plane back from a week in Chicago yesterday, so we’re harnessing our powers of improv a bit. Start with “The Handoff” down on the floor in front of the first pew, then ascend the chancel steps to tell¬†“The Exam” […]

Sunday Game Plan

How we win the day Phase 1: get daughter and wife out the door for the Kids’ Marathon. Phase 2: finish memorizing the day’s Bible story. Phase 3: confirmation lesson on grace (letting Landon do the heavy lifting today) Phase 4: grocery shopping using my new cookbook Phase 5: move pool table into the youth […]

Sunday Game Plan

How we win the day Phase 1: finalize preparation of the morning’s Scripture story: memorize it and practice it multiple times.¬† Phase 2: finish confirmation lesson on sin. Phase 3: remind the Joke Night team about our planning meeting at 1:00. Phase 4: get stuff for dish to take to visit with an experimental church […]

Sunday Game Plan

How we win the day. Phase 1: sleep in. Phase 2: enjoy the mistobox coffee I got Wife for Valentine’s Day. Leisurely like. Phase 3: hit the Farmers’ Market Phase 4: brunching Phase 5: end vacation several hours early for an important meeting. Phase 6: second important meeting scheduled for the last day of vacation. […]

Sunday Game Plan

How We Win The Day Phase 1: coffee. Two cups. At least. Phase 2: review the sermon preview video I posted yesterday while finishing the sermon to make sure the sermon is actually about what I said it was going to be about. Phase 3: finish plans for confirmation class. Phase 4: put on new […]

Sunday Game Plan

How we win the day. Phase 1: care for congested kid by administering 10 ml of CVS Children’s Cold Medicine. Pain/fever reducer, expectorant, and–critically–nasal decongestant. Phase 2: coffee. Regular Coffee Phase 3: brag about wife’s Harry Potter wizard making project, conceived and executed in about 10 hours yesterday. Using over-sized chopsticks ($.99 per pair at […]