For real

Some of my favourite times at the Dale are the community prayer times during our service on Sunday afternoons. Here are some excerpts from an especially poignant prayer from a couple of weeks ago: “Thank you Jesus for dying for us, and living for us, and praying for us, now!… Thank you for this community… Continue reading For real

Happy September!

So, I took a break from blogging in August, and was also able take bits of the month off, away from my regular routine. I am very grateful for the rest and the adventures, and also happy to be back at The Dale! Erinn and I marveled this week that we are nearing our 2… Continue reading Happy September!

We’re back!

We’re back from camp! Thanks so much to everyone who donated, prayed, and came along for the trip! The three nights and four days that we spent up at Camp Koinonia were doused with blessing. We were also doused with rain for most of Tuesday and part of Wednesday, but people didn’t let that stop… Continue reading We’re back!

Stumbling along The Way

Erinn wrote a great post this morning about a question that we sometimes hear… “What difference does The Dale make?” I really couldn’t have answered that question any better, so here is her response: http://erinnoxford.wordpress.com/2014/06/18/whats-the-diff/ One of the lines reads: “The journey is not a straight-line: it is marked with fumbles and missteps and requires… Continue reading Stumbling along The Way