Intro to Watsonopolis

There was one who once said crazy things like, give your possessions to the poor, let your light shine, go to the ends of the earth, love God, love your neighbor, serve, pray, die and live. Those words, the words of Jesus, have gripped and shaped our lives.

Because of Jesus’ life, challenge and love we are propelled into an amazing life journey; a journey that most often finds us pitching our tent among the poor and those on the margins of our world, serving, living, teaching, learning and loving there.

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Tuesday
Jan132009

Conversation over Breakfast

Setting: Breakfast Table.  Lisa and Matthew are looking at the latest random Christian bookstore catalogue which arrived in the mail the preceding day.  

Matthew: Look, here's a Shofar Horn for $200.  

Lisa: Yeah.  That's what we need.

Matthew: And look!  A Hebrew Prayer Shawl with the Prayer of Jabez on it.

Lisa:  That's what I need.  It's probably why my boarders are not expanding.

Matthew: Yeah.  I've been meaning to talk with you about that.

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Reader Comments (6)

A Shofar Horn for only $200? Can you tell me what store?

January 13, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterBarry

ahhhh...talking to the wife about her lack of border expansion. i guess i will look forward to that day. we love all four watsons!

January 13, 2009 | Unregistered Commentermichael&katie

Forget expanding your borders... I guess all that talk about practicing Jubilee was just talk, after all.

January 14, 2009 | Unregistered Commenterbriandavis

Please send me a picture when Lisa gets her prayer shawl and starts to use it.

January 14, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterSusan

privileged to receive wisdom from your table.

January 15, 2009 | Unregistered Commentermom

Here is what I want to get ""A Journey with God" Ministry Set !
"Use these wonderful books to customize your visitor packets, to use in visitation, or to personalize your outreach. "
That way I get my "ministry" in a kit, I don't have to bother actualy talking to anyone,and they are on the clearance table.

January 15, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterJim S

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