- Go to atrium and join me at the peace, like always.
- Miss atrium and just go to church.
- Go to atrium and I would come get her before I went to church.
She leaned over and whispered to me during communion "Mommy, the music has gotten quieter and sadder since we started. Is that because we read about Jesus dying?" She sensed the change in mood, from celebrating Jesus riding into Jerusalem to his crucifixion days later. I think we often underestimate our children by thinking that "they don't get it" or "they can't sit still that long." Because I'm here to tell you, she "got it" big time today, and she participated fully, sitting quietly and listening/following along in her bulletin.