Westminster Presbyterian Church of LA Mothers’ Day Message – May 14, 2017 Ines Velásquez-McBryde honored to have been received by the beloved & hospitable community of westminster presbyterian to speak about the faith of mary on mother's day • my many faces & hand gestures oh dear • A post shared by @inesmcbryde on […]
As we approach six full months in Pasadena, life has settled down a lot. The move back in August was intense. Nash starting school in a new city was intense. Ines starting seminary…intense. So much newness. So much intensity. Things have in many ways leveled out for us. Nash and Ines have their school routines. […]
In February, Ines was invited to speak with three other women at Fellowship Monrovia’s monthly Women Are gathering. You can watch all four or if you want to skip to Ines’ message, it begins at 37 minutes.
The Bible I hold now in my hands is not the same Bible I brought with me cross country this past fall. The woman typing on this keyboard is not the same woman that drove across the desert gripping the wheel, pursuing a dream, knowing that she was ten feet behind, had ten feet to […]
(above: “Raise your hands if your having fun!” The kids take in the view from the Chantry Flats Heliport in the Angeles National Forest – San Gabriel Mountains.) We’ve officially been in Pasadena for five full weeks. Time apparently moves faster in California because there is no way we’ve already been here that long. A […]
(above: Hazel at the U-Drop Inn had us pose for a pic in this historic little diner.) I wanted to capture some of the numerous special moments from the last few weeks – moving out of our home in North Little Rock (aka Dogtown), farewell visits with dear friends, an epic four day roadtrip, and […]
Yesterday afternoon was a delightfully lazy one. Nash and I watched Avengers: Age of Ultron and built one of his LEGO sets that he got for his birthday. As I was snapping the little plastic pieces into place one by one I had a little epiphany.
I only had two questions to answer last week at New Community. Oh but they were charged with emotion, prayer, seeking God’s will, courage, a dash of fear, and a leap of faith. What are you doing? [What AM I doing?! I ask myself that, too!] I am moving to California with my husband Rob […]
It’s been nearly two months since the last update. The reason for such few posts is that we continue to wait on many things. We wait to hear about financial support from our church. We anticipate approval on that any day now. At that time, two things will happen: We’ll be approved to direct friends […]