Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Church Notes


Due in part to his status as the eldest child and in part to his superior level of responsibility (superiority is relative when compared to a 6 year old space cadet and a 3 year old diva), Micah has earned the privilege to sit on the front pew of the sanctuary next to Jason each Sunday morning during worship, meaning he sits alone once J gets up to preach. Recently, Micah has begun recording copious notes while listening to his father's sermons.

Clearly, he learned that skill from me.

Tonight, I stumbled upon his filing system for his notes while cleaning out his chest of drawers. Each page was carefully folded into 16ths and thoughtlessly tossed into a giant heap in the top drawer next to some misplaced gloves, unmatched socks, and sundry odds and ends.

Another skill he gleaned from my superb organizational ability.

Because we can all use some Biblical edification, I share his truths with you.

"Jesus Christ sees you everywere. do't run away from Jesus christ"

"God is faithfull and he will do wut he says. he will not do you roung."

"no one is pirfict. only god is good."

"hope in Jesus christ and keep doing the right thing."

"walk in faith and Love and you will go to Heaven and see Jesus Christ our Lord."

"do't worship a thing. worship god. only worship god. worship the Lord god Jesus christ."

"When Jesus Christ is not Doing waut you want it is good. another page says somting abot this."

"ask god to forgive you" (This particular note is addressed "to India." I suppose he feels the entire country needs to be called into repentance?)

"do't run away from God Jesus Christ. worship him. If you do't you will die so worship him. do't worship things."

"Jesus over looked our sin and layed down his life so we will be safe."

"the person who Loves his brother will live."

"Jesus will turn bad into good."

"Jesus Christ is good. god is a good god. Lison to him and it will be good.

Amen.

11 comments:

  1. I think your son should come sit next to all my children in church. Not kidding. That was really awesome.

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  2. That is so great! Just one question. Was, "the person who Loves his brother will live," something he heard in a sermon or something he heard at home? LOL

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  3. That was great! I feel so much better about things now!

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  4. Awww that is so sweet! I love that he's recording these. And my personal favorite? I love that he misspelled "perfect" - it's ... perfect!

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  5. This is so sweet! I love his careful note taking. It is all the edification I need this morning. I just am having flashbacks of my own wiggly one this past Sunday in church. Note taking wasn't much on his radar. This is truly inspiring. :-)

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  7. "he will not do you roung."- this is great!

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