they grow up

One of the cool parts of living in the same town and attending the same church for more than 17 years is I get to watch kids grow up. In the short span between 2005 and 2011, when the children of NFC have put on “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever,” two kids in particular grew up.


That exuberant little angel (front right) in 2005 became…


…the narrator in 2011.


The young boy who played Joseph in 2005…


…grew into the preacher in 2011.

See these two rising stars here.

Some day I will say “I knew him, I knew her when….”

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1 Response to they grow up

  1. Amy says:

    When I read the beginning, I was afraid it was going to be Pete and I from years ago! Phew! šŸ™‚ We played Mary and Joseph in that scene one year…

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