I love Sundays. I go to the early service, play with kids in kids church, have a few hours to myself, then have girls night. It’s my favorite day of the week.
Today the schedule was a bit different. I went to church, but it was the late service because today was baby dedication Sunday for B, NoMH, and their five-month old baby. Her parents were here, his mom and brother were here, and our Sunday night third was there–with her entire family. Her husband and two kids, aged 4 and almost 6.
Last week C and her family started going to church themselves. Raised Catholic, she and her husband haven’t been much since they got married six years ago. Last week they went for the first time in ages to a local church, and enjoyed it. They went again for Ash Wednesday, and then to the early service this morning. Then instead of just C showing up for baby dedication the entire family came. Normally, I’d be thrilled. Today was another story, however. Continue reading