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Sep 17, 2018

A Fairy Tale

Suzanne Sanderson, Librarian

Once upon a time, there was a young king named King Dorian. He and his wife, Queen Irina, were expecting their first baby. One day, Queen Irina said to King Dorian, "I've been thinking of what we should name the baby. If it's a boy, I think we should name him after you." 

"I thought of that, too," said the king, "but... what if he's a LOSER?" (True story - only the names have…  MORE >>

Topics: Faith

Sep 10, 2018

Upon this rock

Suzanne Sanderson, Librarian

Upon this rock. That is the theme for the next few weeks at Plymouth. Upon this rock I will build my church (Matthew 16:13-20). What do you think about when you hear those words? 

Whatever you are building, be it a house, a skyscraper, a business, an organization, or a marriage, it needs to be built on a strong foundation. Plymouth Church stands on a 148 year old foundation. As…  MORE >>

Topics: Faith

Sep 3, 2018

Those left behind

Suzanne Sanderson, Librarian

Your loved ones did their deathcleaning, they wrote their wills, they did everything to leave their affairs in order. Now they are gone, and what happens to those left behind? I want to make it perfectly clear that I am not referring to that lamentably popular series of "Christian" books and movies about the terrors and tortures awaiting the unbelievers when the chosen ones are whisked off to…  MORE >>

Aug 27, 2018

I'm Dead. Now What?

Suzanne Sanderson, Librarian

Lately, I've been noticing more and more books about getting your affairs in order before you die. Maybe you have read The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning by Margareta Magnusson. The concept is simple: clear out your clutter so someone else doesn't have to do it after you die. A few years ago, I got a rather strange (but useful) gift: a book called When I'm Gone: Practical Notes for those…  MORE >>