Why Do We Fall?

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If you believe Thomas Wayne in Batman Begins, it’s so we can learn to pick ourselves up again. To quote the great Gru, “this is garbage.” We fall because we live in a fallen world. When Adam and Eve disobeyed God and ate the forbidden fruit, sin entered the world, creating an imperfect environment in […]

Slightly Less Discontent

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Slightly Less Discontent

OK, so I stated before that I was discontent in the fact that I don’t believe I’m using my time on earth to the full purpose for which God has intended. So, I’ve started. Started what? I’m not really ready yet to fully disclose, mostly because I barely have any of my ducks collected, much […]

Discontent

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I’m not a fan of the word discontent. Living in the United States, I have way more than I’ll ever need. I’m extremely blessed that I’m not really in need of any material object. More often than not when we hear the word discontent, we hear ungrateful, unsatisfied, unhappy…I’m not using or viewing the word […]

Paintball

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Paintball

I’m so blessed that I get to work with students! They keep me young and we get to have a ton of fun together. I really enjoy that I also get to speak into their lives, and have them speak into mine. If you’ve ever had a mentor in your life that loved you for […]

Is Media Literacy Important?

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Is Media Literacy Important?

We take pride in our family that we teach media literacy. The fact that our kids are growing up with the ability to discern and interpret all of the info that is coming before their eyes, is reassuring to say the least. Do they understand everything, of course not, they’re still kids. BUT, they have […]

A New Table

Posted by in DIY, Family
A New Table

During our house crash, our dining room table was cut in half. The resulting table was cool, but no longer seated 9-10 people. So, I set out to make a new one. I’d never done it before, but how hard could it really be? Answer – not terribly hard. There were definitely mistakes made and […]