So if love and generosity abound, why can gift giving become such a chore?
Nothing is expected in return other than an acknowledgment of our giving, and the hope that our gift will bring joy to the person we love and admire.
This is in fact happening all around us every day so often that we take it for granted.
She wanted me to know that their family’s sojourn with Santa Barbara Community Church had been a pleasant one, that they had grown in their faith, and that they would miss the people.
She wanted to express her gratitude and let me know why they needed to leave….
After ten great years, it’s time for our family to leave this church.