New Roof, Last Training

Day’s Verse:
People brought anybody with an ailment, whether mental, emotional, or physical. Jesus healed them, one and all.
Matthew 4:24-ish

Today the Cornerstone Roofing guys come and replace our roof. Also today I leave for my last scheduled Bicycle Alliance training, in Port Angeles. Last night I slept terribly, dreaming about the roof going wrong, waking up anxious, and then thinking it was time to get up to finish packing for the training.

I’m excited to get the roof dealt with, but last week we had an interesting development that hopefully won’t spell trouble for the future. Continue Reading...

Reroofing Choices

Day’s Verse:
If with heart and soul you’re doing good, do you think you can be stopped?
1 Peter 3:13

When we bought our house, coming up on two years ago (!), we had to have it inspected. And good thing, too, because the home inspector had the eyes of a hawk. One of the things he warned us about was the roof. It would require replacing within five years, he said, and it looked pretty worn. Replacing it sooner rather than later would be wise. The house was built in 1994, almost 20 years ago, and the original roofing material was, shall we say, not top-notch. Continue Reading...