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Someday? Be a Doer Now and Go For It

Nothing will happen to you in life if you’re just sitting around.  The phrase ‘opportunity is knocking at your door’ only rings true if you’re putting in the effort. I doubt anyone has ever gained success by sitting on the couch and suddenly great opportunities knocked on the front door like the pizza guy. Someday…… Continue Reading

Super Bowl Sunday Trivia!

It’s Super Bowl Sunday!  A day where 1 billion of the world’s people will tune in to this event.  Not quite as many as the 2.5 billion who watched Princess Diana’s funeral back in 1997, but definitely an impressive number. Are you going to a Super Bowl party?  If you are, you may be consuming some of the… Continue Reading

8 Fascinating Facts About Toilets

Since today is Friday I thought I’d write about something totally trivial.  Toilets.  We all have them.  Even churches do.  So if it’s in church I guess it’s okay for the blog. I picked up a book (The Ultimate Book of Bizarre Lists) at the library that lists fascinating and trivial facts.  Here are eight… Continue Reading

Do We Really Get It? God Loves Us

Okay – we need to get something straight.  I have the cutest grandbaby around.  It’s true. I know it.  You know it. So let’s just get that out on the table. I am also not above shamelessly using this blog to proclaim it either. Her name is Avery and she’s the cutest thing goin’. I enjoyed watching… Continue Reading

My Crockpot Angel

After you have a baby, there’s a flurry of activity.  People come to see the baby and bring gifts and meals.  After about 2 weeks it all settles down.  When Grace, kid #5, came along I thought I was constantly on a sinking ship. I was acquaintances with a lady at our church.  Not really… Continue Reading

Live It vs. Preach It

I saw this video the other day and I’ve watched it twice.   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mACbV4xweHE  It’s a woman confronting an open air preacher and wants to debate the ‘just live your faith vs. preaching it’ idea. I Can See Both Sides. Her argument is about living your faith and people will come to Jesus.  I’ve heard that before… Continue Reading