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Knowledge Blooms at Patchwork

The first crocuses blossomed today at Patchwork. It’s warm enough outside to imagine going out without a coat and the sun’s shining, so the children’s program staff decided to take the kids outdoors for a little fresh air. In addition … Continue reading

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Everyday Blessings

A full range of activities happen every week at Patchwork. Some examples: Hospitality–Yesterday we had a visit from a man we hadn’t seen for a while. He took a shower, used the phone to reschedule important doctor’s appointments, drank some … Continue reading

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In Bloom

During the first week of June, Pat helped the children in Art Garden Week 1 plant seeds at the base of Patchwork’s tower. They watered the seeds–once. Then the week was over and the seeds were left to fend for … Continue reading

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Planting

Spring is blooming all around us. This year I was reminded of how many flowering trees there are at Patchwork. First there were the flowering quinces, the forsythia, the redbuds, and the new little crabapple, then there were the brilliantly … Continue reading

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Covenanting

First and foremost, I’d like to say a great big thank you to everyone for helping to make last week’s Soup, Salad, and Style event such a success. It could never have happened without our fantastic team of volunteers headed … Continue reading

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