Showing posts from June 4, 2006

No fancy title

Just felt like posting tonight. It's Saturday night and I am supposed to be preparing for service tomorrow. Well, I am but I am also watching the Padres game and juggling back and forth. The local commericals are off sync and the audio doesn't match their lips. You know, slightly off... and today, I am relating to that.

On Friday, the 'bug' that was hopping around at work landed on me. I was vulnerable and my defenses down from the stress of the week. Stress doesn't always have to be bad to still be draining. It caught me off guard. So back to the airborne and the herbs. Not able to sleep well and a bit of a cough. And when I do sleep, it is that feverish restless type sleep. In fact, I had the minister's version of the Actor's Nightmare last night. Dreamt that I arrived at a church and did not have a talk prepared and learned I was "going on". Not dressed correctly and only minutes to prepare. I was anxious and frustrated that the situation…

Oh so full..

And I am indeed joyFULL. That's because I feel giddy and drunk with joy. And this morning, I felt like I had a hangover of too much adrenaline and my smile muscles ached. Why you might ask?
Because we had our Opening Day Sunday Service at our new church home (Tierrasanta Seventh Day Adventist Church)!

One month before we celebrate the 20th year anniversary of the founding of Pacific Church, we launched our new chapter, our new church this Sunday, June 4th, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. But who's counting??

It was delicious. Nice full house. Joe Rathburn as our "opening act"-- rocked. The acoustics were wonderful. It was so amazing to hear the congregation break out into spontaneous singling along with Joe and everyone sounded so beautiful. Kapn' Kurko put up our welcoming greeting, Dr. Holmes' "Peace Be Unto Thee, Stranger" on the screen for everyone to see as they arrived. And then our Science of Mind symbol projected for the rest of the service. …