Posts

Showing posts from July 9, 2006

July 15, 2006

...is National Ice Cream Day! And I so love celebrating holidays. But nooooooo...I am on a new ProActive Health food program, so no ice cream on this hot, hot holiday for me.

It is also the actual date of the signed charter for Pacific Church some 20 years ago. And oh yeah, Happy Birthday Linda Ronstadt.

But I digress.....again.....yet.

Perhaps because of the heat and being punchy from interrupted sleep patterns, I am a bit scattered today. Many tasks and chores before me and I cannot seem to focus. A nap sounds really nice about now. And one of those new Starbucks Pomegrante Frapps...

I have noticed this week a renewed sense of enthusiasm and hopefullness. I had the pleasure of house sitting for friends this week in a beautiful home that also houses two big, happy dogs. Dogs who are used to sharing the bed and ever so sweetly, would wake me each morning with gentle kisses. Nothing better than a canine sandwich with me in the middle. Despite Mercury in its wicked retrgrade, I can…

It was 20 year ago today...

...well, actually the celebration was yesterday and the actual anniversary is July 15th but who's counting?

On Sunday, July 9th, 2006 Pacific Church of Relgious Science celebrated it's 20th anniversary and what a time we had. We held the celebration within the service at our new Sunday digs, the SDA Church in Tierrasanta. And almost everyone and their brother and sister showed up. It was grand!

Dr. Rev. Kathy Hearn, the founding minister joined us and shared from her heart about the journey of the church and her life and work. We had music that rocked the planet and our souls. Our own Miracle Choir with Darry Thompson & Ron Young and many choir members past, present (and future?) sang along; our amazing Grace, music director, Kristi Peterson shared a new song she had written for the occasion; and the incomparable Margaret Owens came down from L.A. to sing the song she wrote for us several months ago. A song that is proving prescient for us, "Grow A Church." (N…