06.122012
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Say What You Meme

Now Trending…. The internet:  all the information you could ever need or want, right at your fingertips.  You can upload a video, chat with your friends, download a new game, and re-pin your favorite recipes all within the same sixty seconds.  When I want to research something, I rarely reach for a book.  Why would…

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06.052012
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Seeking: Direction

“To be trusted is a greater compliment than to be loved.”  -George MacDonald Last weekend, the fam and I made a trip to Ohio for my cousin’s graduation open house.  It’s neither a small trip nor a short trip, I observed, as we loaded cousins and brothers and friends into two vehicles, filled up on…

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05.222012
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Take What You Need

I love this little flyer because I want it to be just that easy.  Wouldn’t it be great if you were walking by this sign, feeling a little disheartened, so you took “hope,” and carried it with you all day?  Or your family member was sick, so you grabbed “healing” and brought it home to…

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05.082012
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Absolutely Positive

If you’ve been reading our newsletter for more than a year, you might remember that I used to write a column on personal finance.  Being the Dave Ramsey-ite that I am, I tried to apply the principles of the “Total Money Makeover” and “Financial Peace University” to my little bit of musings and insights in…

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04.302012
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Tell Me a Story

Source “There are big days and there are small days – which will it be?” –War Horse I watched War Horse this weekend and cried through the whole thing.  In fact, I put myself through it twice, and twice I cried over certain heart-wrenching scenes.  Though I don’t know anyone personally who fought in WWI,…

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04.242012
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Ready…Set…GO!

I love to run.  I know it’s kind of an odd thing to “love” but I’ve found that it’s something I truly enjoy.  I love putting in my ear buds and listening to the same familiar songs every time.  I love the time I get to think about things that matter, things that don’t matter,…

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03.302012
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Roots and Wings

“’Everything will be alright” is not the same as “everything will stay the same.’” –Seth Godin Isn’t it funny how we sometimes confuse those two ideas?  As a child, I can recall a handful of instances when “everything will be alright” meant that my whole world was about to change.  When my dad left his…

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