Posts By: Michele Simms

Preparing for Lent

On a wonderful crisp morning at the bandstand we were reminded of the purpose of Lent. After beginning with pancakes, we were invited to reflect on the week and write a confessional statement to God asking forgiveness. These were attached to a balloon which was released skyward. Nails of commitment for lent were hammered into… Read more »

A God of Expression

Steve Jobs, who died this week, told Stanford University students in a speech in 2005 of his love of calligraphy which came about through dropping out of college. This appreciation led to Apple having a unique appearance to it’s typefaces. He also shared how his own creativity was released in a special way when he was fired… Read more »