Mercy MEMO

December 2009

Wit's End . . . notes from the principal

How are you doing? To what are you devoting the most time? Have you yet begun to write yourself notes that remind you to check other notes you’ve already written? Have you cleaned out your purse, or car, or wallet throwing away the already expired coupon offers? Have you extended any invitations to others? Have you overextended your own family by accepting too many invitations? How is your guilt barometer . . . the shoulds and musts overtaking the coulds and mights?

September 2009

Wit's End . . . notes from the principal

Cause for celebration.

A simple phrase and one used to describe a myriad of circumstances.For those of us in Michigan, especially in southeastern Michigan, recent challenges in the economy have reduced the frequent use of such a phrase.Our resilience as a people is quite remarkable and many of us have weathered financial setbacks while maintaining optimism.