First Baptist Church of Herndon

681 Elden St., Herndon, VA 20170-4722, Phone 703-437-3620

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Driving home from work last Tuesday I was feeling tired and a bit sorry for myself. I had been under the weather, nothing serious, and it seemed to be taking longer to recover. Then I spotted a delivery van on a neighborhood street.

Author: Linda Soller | Sep 27, 2021

Just Like That!

I try to notice my surroundings on the way to and from work. I prefer not to think of it as being nosey, more as observant. Either way I do like to look at the houses and yards.

Author: Linda Soller | Sep 20, 2021

Easy to Abandon

We had been blessed with unseasonably cool clear weather and a holiday from work! The circumstances led me to journey out for an early morning walk in the neighborhood. It was the perfect time really, just after the dog walkers and just before the late sleepers emerged.

Author: Linda Soller | Sep 13, 2021

Pattern Change

Like many I enjoy the easier daily commutes. A result of so many people working from home. I notice the difference in my stress level when I get to work. However, in the middle of the day it feels like all the people at home decide to go out for a ride.

Author: Linda Soller | Sep 06, 2021


Last week I spoke of the village needed to raise our children. This week I am switching from selfless giving of one’s time, love, and energy to selfishness. I guess I’m tired of observing our very selfish culture. It’s not an age issue, or a race issue, it’s a human issue.

Author: Linda Soller | Aug 30, 2021

The Village

I feel certain you have heard the expression “ it takes a village to raise a child. I believe it’s true. When you are the parent of a child you may find yourself thinking that your village has gone on retreat when you most need them. Which if we are being honest is 90% of the time.

Author: Linda Soller | Aug 23, 2021