We interrupt this Lent…


The table is waiting.
It sits without judgment.
Bread and wine
and open arms
waiting.
What can I do?
Nothing but walk to
the waiting table
and say yes.

I’ve accepted a leadership position at my church. I just composed this long explanation of what it is (Junior Warden) & why I’m nervous about it (total lack of experience) & why I’m excited (I get to learn new stuff). But really, unless you’re an Episcopalian none of that matters. Anyway, prayers if you pray, good vibes if you vibe, nice thoughts if you think… Please and thank you.

But he’s already made it plain how to live, what to do,
    what God is looking for in men and women.
It’s quite simple: Do what is fair and just to your neighbor,
    be compassionate and loyal in your love,
And don’t take yourself too seriously—
    take God seriously.
Micah 6:8

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  1. Congrats on your new position. I'm sure God has you there for a reason :)

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  2. Vibes and thoughts and all good things to you. I'm sure you'll be great and it'll be a rewarding and enriching experience.

    Go Bug!

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  3. How wonderful! I am excited for you.

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  4. Kudos to you, Bug! And good vibes I vibe.

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  5. Well Dana...one of my favourite , favourite verses and a big thankyou for that...and lots of love and hopes and prayers for your future position...all will be well...!!

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  6. Amen. Amen. Again, I say, Amen!

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  7. Prayers, vibes, and thoughts from me - you'll be wonderful in your new position. If you are excited about it, you will grow into it and excel!

    I'm excited for you!

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  8. I'm super happy for you. Lots of prayers for you, too. ;)


    S

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  9. Now this is wonderful news! Looking at your tags, I don't think it's so weird. I'll say a little prayer for you.

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  10. Congratulations! Being nervous and scared is often a good sign that you're doing the right thing by challenging yourself. :)

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  11. Congratulations on your new position. I wish you all the best. Good thoughts coming at you.

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  12. Congratulations to you my friend! Wish I were so brave, but I had one bad experience, and it's ruined my wanting to revisit the "V" word. Maybe some day... :c)

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  13. I often think "The Message" hits the nail right on the head.

    It is simple in the direction. Love God best. Love others the same way.

    Tougher in the execution.

    Happy for you that you're growing in your interactions at church!

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  14. Good for you! We must heed the call. Lots of prayers on your behalf from me.

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