Archive For January, 2012

A Comfortable Bible

A Comfortable Bible

Back in high school I participated in competitions called “Bible Bowl.” I’m not even sure if they still do this or not. We studied and memorized a book or several books of the Bible for about 9 months. We met together once a month, in addition to tournaments around the state, and around the country. They were quiz competitions. The top teams will have memorized, word-for-word, flawlessly, in the Kings James Version….

Joy In The Journey – Part 6 – Back To Africa

Joy In The Journey – Part 6 – Back To Africa

After celebrating our second wedding anniversary, Traci and I set out on a new course together – raising the financial support necessary for us to go to Zaire, Africa on a three month short-term mission trip with African Christian Mission. My second trip, Traci’s first trip, and her first time ever on a plane. 🙂 Getting To Africa Raising support is one of those things where it is easy to…

Running Goals for 2012

Running Goals for 2012

Last year I set off on my goal to lose weight and get back into shape by running. I did Weight Watchers as well.  It was a HUGE help to me to teach me more about portion sizes, what foods are better choices, and overall better eating habits. Highly recommended.  You can read more about all of this on My Weight Watchers Story. I never really thought I would like…

Looking For Something New and Fresh

Looking For Something New and Fresh

I was on Facebook earlier today and read a post from one of my friends, Deyna, who had quoted Napoleon Hill: “Neglecting to broaden their view has kept some men doing one thing all their lives” I don’t know if you’ve ever been there, but have you ever felt like your vision is so shallow, narrow, and short? If you know what I mean, it is a feeling that all you…