Tag Archives: Evelyn

Evelyns baptism

What a wonderful day! There are few days that can make me more proud than when my child chooses to follow God in her life. And Evie did it in a very “Evie way”: with lots of going back and … Continue reading

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Evie: “don’t lose too much weight; I like to lay on your belly as a pillow”

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“I like sun, A LOT better than snow” -Evie

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Just found this in the house…

Not sure what it means, but I take it somebody is unhappy about something…

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Exit Interviews: 1st & 4th Grade

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Evie sayings: “I think I might give this ring to Isaac for an engagement ring”

Evie is holding one of her toy plastic rings, as she is cleaning out her room. Isaac is our cousin Isaac Impola, who is 18. I’m pretty sure this comes from Evie’s incredibly generous heart, and how much she hates … Continue reading

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The Little Big things

Today, Evie spent an hour making a present for Cyn & me. She said the drawing is her family, and she said she drew it because she’s proud to be a part of this family. It’s little- the drawing took … Continue reading

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Longing

Tonight, Evie asked, as she has a number of times – ‘When will the Kingdom of God come to Earth as it is in Heaven?” This is a particularly acute question for Evie, as she thinks and worries a lot, … Continue reading

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Evies theological questions

Why did god send Jesus to hell? (After hearing apostles creed) Has God always existed? What was before God created the world? What does “hallowed” mean? Will Gods kingdom “come on earth, as in heaven” before I die?

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Actual Bed-time Conversations

Me: who was the guy who baptized Jesus? Evie: I don’t know, but he liked honey… and bugs

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