Bruce Momjian

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Theatre
December 23, 2012
We completed our Christmas Carol performances at Hedgerow Theatre.
Marathon
November 19, 2012
Haig Kherlopian finished the Philadelphia Marathon, collecting money for Armenians in Syrian. Luke did a poster for the event that appeared on the Armenian Missionary Association's website.
Sunday School
November 18, 2012
I taught a Sunday School lesson (slides, audio) about the Westminster Confession of Faith at Bethany Evangelical Church.
Election
November 4, 2012
Our family attended a local Romney rally (article, video).
Tae Kwon Do
October 1, 2012
Our family passed a tae kwon do test and are now green belts with blue stripes.
Matthew
September 26, 2012
An article was published about Matthew's college EMT squad.
Mobile phone
September 26, 2012
My Huawei Comet mobile phone died after 18 months, so I bought a Samsung Galaxy Exhibit II at a very good price from T-Mobile.
Haig
September 10, 2012
Haig Kherlopian will be living with us through June while he is the pastoral intern at Armenian Martyrs' Congregational Church.
Laptops
August 20, 2012
After several years of using Thinkpad 43 laptops at home, we have switched to more modern Thinkpad 60 laptops. They were purchased refurbished from Cornerstone Computer. I was impressed by the company's dedication to its customers and high-quality service.
Matthew
August 19, 2012
Matthew gave a 40-minute presentation about his trip to Armenia at Armenian Martyrs' Congregational Church.
Peter
August 18, 2012
Peter returned from a week at Camp Arevelk.
Sermon
August 12, 2012
I gave a sermon titled "Belief Is Not Enough" at Armenian Martyrs' Congregational Church (audio: part 1, part 2).
Newspaper
July 30, 2012
Matthew subscribed to the Wall Street Journal and we are finding the subscription very useful. We just got two Nexus 7's which can also easily access the newspaper.
Luke
July 27, 2012
Luke returned from five days at Worldview Academy in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
Telphone
July 25, 2012
Verizon experienced a service outage that disabled our land-line telephone service.
Matthew
July 21, 2012
Matthew has returned from a two-week mission trip to Armenia. Pages 4-6 of this article report on the trip; Matthew is quoted on page 5.
Server
July 7, 2012
Due to misconfiguration by me, certain computers could not access my website since January, 2012, specifically those with IP addresses starting with '72'. This has now been corrected.
Parade
July 4, 2012
Christine, Catherine, and I walked in the Independence Day parade with the Friends of the Newtown Public Library. Matthew also participated in the parade with Marple EMS.
Racing
July 3, 2012
Matthew, Luke, Peter, and I watched several auto races at the Grandview Speedway.
Mission Trip
June 26, 2012
Luke and I returned from a mission trip in the Dominican Republic.
Luke
June 15, 2012
Luke completed a three-session landscape painting class (oil painting).
Matthew
June 14, 2012
Matthew started ems duty in Wilmington with Saint Francis Hospital.
Charlotte
June 6, 2012
Christine and I were inspired by our visit to the Billy Graham Library in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Catherine
June 5, 2012
As part of Catherine's birthday and Luke's driver's license examination, we had lunch at Philadelphia's Fogo de Chão restaurant, and then toured the magnificent Masonic Temple.
Luke
June 2, 2012
Luke passed his Pennsylvania driver's test and now has a permanent driver's license.
Parade
May 28, 2012
Christine and Catherine walked in the Radnor Township Memorial Day Parade. Matthew and Peter rode in the Marple Memorial Day Parade.
Matthew
May 12, 2012
Matthew returned home from college for the summer.
Conference
May 4, 2012
I attended a simulcast of the Chick-fil-A Leadercast.
Matthew
April 25, 2012
Matthew conducted F&M's Philharmonia at a conductors concert (image, video, audio).
Wilma
April 17, 2012
Wilma arrived from Syria. The flight required three stops, two of which had overnight delays.
Matthew
April 16, 2012
Matthew has advanced to the rank of captain at the Franklin and Marshall Emergency Medical Services team.
Website
April 7, 2012
Many of my web pages were getting too large for easy navigation, so I have added images to highlight various sections. I got most of the icons from this website.
Peter
April 5, 2012
Peter joined Broomall Fire Company's Cadet Program (image).
Luke
April 5, 2012
Luke received a monetary award from the Philadelphia Society of Coating Technologies at the Delaware Valley Science Fair
Performance
March 18, 2012
Matthew, Luke, Peter, and I attended a Medieval Times performance in Maryland with the Bethany church youth group.
Luke
March 13, 2012
Luke competed in the Delaware County Science Fair and received first place in Chemistry. He will go on to compete in the Delaware Valley Science Fair.
Luke
March 10, 2012
Luke competed in the VEX Robotics Mid-Atlantic Championship and his team, the Driven Nuts, finished 9th. They won the "create" and "community" awards.
Celica
March 8, 2012
During the last few months, our Celica intermittently had problems starting; it was fixed today. The problem was caused by an uninsulated ground wire touching a wire bundle containing the starter wire — over the years, friction wore away the insulation, and eventually occasionally grounded the starter wire. Because the failure was hard to reproduce, the fix was difficult to discover.
Peter
March 8, 2012
Peter got dental braces to align his bottom teeth with his top teeth.
Website
March 6, 2012
I updated my travel map to use the new Google Maps JavaScript API.
Tae Kwon Do
March 5, 2012
Our family passed a tae kwon do test and are now green belts. As part of our test, we each broke a 3/4" board.
Website
March 3, 2012
I have sped up my website using the suggestions mentioned in this presentation; I improved my website's YSlow grade from 'C' to 'A', mostly by reducing the number of file requests needed to render a web page.
Travel Map
February 20, 2012
I have updated my travel map to show our family vacations.
Super Bowl
January 29, 2012
My friend Richard Romanik was interviewed about the Giant's involvement in the upcoming Super Bowl.
Theatre
January 21, 2012
I saw Cinematic Titanic at Wilmington's Grand Opera House (article).
Theatre
January 20, 2012
Peter and Catherine started a two-week run of Oliver at Hedgerow Theatre.
Restaurant
January 12, 2012
We had a wonderful lunch at Fogo de Chão in Philadelphia.
Vacation
January 2-10, 2012
We just returned from a nine-day vacation in Florida. We had been to Orlando twice before, so we visited other great sites in Florida: