Angel wings, Candle lighter, Blocks of Wood – Monday Messy Office Report – 12/29/2014

My office is tidy Friday, mysteriously messy on Monday.  Here’s what I found today. 1. Angel wings.  For real. The kind of angel wings that a child might wear in a Nativity play.  Except that this set of angel wings wasn’t worn by a child!  At our Christmas Eve service, one of our young menContinue reading “Angel wings, Candle lighter, Blocks of Wood – Monday Messy Office Report – 12/29/2014”

Computer, Health Insurance, Serve Team papers – Monday Messy Office Report – 12/22/14

My office is tidy Friday, mysteriously messy on Monday.  Here’s what I found today: 1. An old, but working computer in a cardboard box. This one is not a mystery.  My cousin Eric donated the computer, and I picked it up last week.  It is a 2009 Dell in very good condition.  We don’t haveContinue reading “Computer, Health Insurance, Serve Team papers – Monday Messy Office Report – 12/22/14”

Pool Noodle, Plate of Cookies, Card Table – The Monday Messy Office Report – 12/15/14

My office is tidy Friday, mysteriously messy on Monday.  Here’s what I found today: 1. Card Table – Truth be told, I put it there.  A family in the church borrowed it, and after worship yesterday, they returned it.  They gave it to me in the parking lot, and I decided to leave it forContinue reading “Pool Noodle, Plate of Cookies, Card Table – The Monday Messy Office Report – 12/15/14”

Box of books, Background Checks, Planbooks – Monday Messy Office Report – 12/8/14

My office is tidy Friday, mysteriously messy on Monday. Here’s what I found today! 1. Box of Discipleship books. Thanks to Al Giles who helped us get a nice discount on copies of Building a Discipling Culture.  We’re going to have a discipleship roundtable discussion with Al on January 17th.  If you’re in the LancasterContinue reading “Box of books, Background Checks, Planbooks – Monday Messy Office Report – 12/8/14”

Crumbs, Lists, Notes, and more – Monday Messy Office Report 11/10/14

My Friday tidy office is mysteriously messy on Monday.  Here’s what I found today: 1. Crumbs and other telltale signs that people were here.  Brownie crumbs on the counter, leftover from the brownies served during coffee break yesterday.  A scribble page (which we keep in our sanctuary pews for kids) with lots of scribble onContinue reading “Crumbs, Lists, Notes, and more – Monday Messy Office Report 11/10/14”

Note, Christmas Cards – Monday Messy Office Report – 10/27/2014

After a few months off, it’s back!  The Monday Messy Office Report.  It’s not that my has been clean all this time.  I’ve been busy or lacked the motivation to write.  Part of me doesn’t want to start back up again, so I’m compromising with myself and keeping it short.  Here’s what I found inContinue reading “Note, Christmas Cards – Monday Messy Office Report – 10/27/2014”

Podcast Disc, Lawyer Letter, Pile of Old Mail – The Monday Messy Office Report – September 2, 2014

My Friday tidy office is mysteriously messy on Monday. Here’s what I found today: 1. Podcast disc – I’m very grateful to our sound and projection volunteers, as they serve behind the scenes every Sunday morning.  They keep sound levels balanced, show PowerPoint shows, YouTube videos, and record the service.  We actually make two recordingsContinue reading “Podcast Disc, Lawyer Letter, Pile of Old Mail – The Monday Messy Office Report – September 2, 2014”

744 Greeting Cards, Large Camp Sign, Cat Picture – The Monday (or Tuesday) Messy Office Report – August 11, 2014

My Friday tidy office is mysteriously messy on Monday.  Here’s what I found: 1. 744 Greeting cards: To be fair, these have been here at the church just over a week, but I didn’t bring them to my office until recently.  Yup, 744 greeting cards. Brand new, with envelopes, and even organized according to occasion! Continue reading “744 Greeting Cards, Large Camp Sign, Cat Picture – The Monday (or Tuesday) Messy Office Report – August 11, 2014”

Garlic, $10 bill, Baha’i info – The Monday Messy Office Report – July 28, 2014

My Friday tidy office is mysterious messy on Monday.  Here’s what I found today: 1. Garlic – I found a plastic grocery store bag with a garlic in my office.  My wife mentioned that this was from friends at church.  They had a garden and were sharing!  Pretty awesome.  This time of year a lotContinue reading “Garlic, $10 bill, Baha’i info – The Monday Messy Office Report – July 28, 2014”

The Monday Clean Office Report – July 21, 2014

My Friday tidy office has been miraculously clean on Monday!  For two weeks in a row.  While I enjoy writing these posts as I enjoy being surprised with what I’ll find in here on Monday mornings, the last two Mondays have been slim pickings.  Nothing to write about.  So there you have it.  Just thoughtContinue reading “The Monday Clean Office Report – July 21, 2014”