Category Archives: pastor’s wife

Year in review

Tweet Well, it’s here, the last day of 2015.  And what a year it’s been. Here’s some highlights of 2015 for the Burns family: JANUARY: Moved my dad from Minnesota to Wisconsin FEBRUARY: Dan received a call from St. Paul’s … Continue reading

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Moving- by the numbers

Tweet 12- Trips to Goodwill 7- Trips to the dump (Can you tell we had TOO MUCH STUFF?) 3- Days left of work at the library 2- Weeks until I move my dad 1- (Just under) one month until we … Continue reading

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Life is changing

Tweet Hello, readers.  If I have any readers left after my month long absence.  What happened?  Life happened. I moved Dad to Wisconsin on January 23rd.  The Saturday before that, Dan called to tell me he had received a call … Continue reading

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Pretty much like bar hopping. Not really.

Tweet Being married to a pastor definitely has its challenges.  I don’t see my husband a lot during Advent or Lent.  There’s a lot of evening meetings, so I bear the brunt of the responsibility of getting kids to their … Continue reading

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Tweet Life, for me, has been busy lately. I work around 29 hours a week.  Mostly during school hours, except Mondays when I work until 7pm.  Luckily, though, Dan is off on Mondays so he is in charge of all … Continue reading

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Sisters in Christ

Tweet Taken at our retreat this past weekend. I am blessed to call these women my friends! Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

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Little vacation

Tweet Just popping in to let you know I’m taking a bit of a blogging vacation!  T0day I’m  off on my annual Pastor’s Wives Retreat.  My mother-in-law is here to take care of the kids, as Dan is coming too … Continue reading

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Tweet We had a bunch of our circuit pastors and their families over yesterday for our annual picnic.  It’s something we do every year, and we rotate who hosts the picnic.  This year was our year.  Around 28 people were … Continue reading

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Oh, those Pastor’s kids.

Tweet I’m not a big fan of Children’s messages at church.  Let me rephrase that:  Since having children, I’m not a big fan of Children’s messages at church.  Let me share why: Scene:  the front of church, during a Children’s … Continue reading

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This weekend…

Tweet …I dug into God’s Word. …I cuddled and spoiled my Godson. …I played “Girl Talk” and “Hearthrob” with friends, hooting with laughter. …I listened to a dear friend’s gift of music. …drank some delicious beer, and ate some delicious … Continue reading

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