One of the goals I set to accomplish in 2009 was to strengthen my faith and understanding of God’s Word. For the second time I followed a daily reading plan to read the Bible through in a year. I’m happy to say that I finished the last few chapters last night. I am very glad … More Reading God’s Word
I’ve heard more than once from my kids, “we never do anything fun”. I usually hear that when I’ve had to say no to a request. An exchange similar to this occurred recently, and it made me think of the many fun things we have done as a family over the past year. With the … More Family Fun in 2009
Today is Christmas! What does that mean to you? For me it is a wonderful time with my family. I love seeing my girls wake up with so much excitement Christmas morning. Elise went to bed smiling and woke up the same way. She was the first girl up and proceeded to wake Rachel. We … More Merry Christmas!
Today’s Friday Funny is a little Christmas humor. I stumbled across this one and had to share it for all of my musician friends. I might get a similar reaction if I went a caroling :-). One night Freda went carol singing. She knocked on the door of a house and began to sing. A … More A Little Christmas Humor
I received the video below via e-mail today. After watching it I knew I had to share it here. What an amazing legacy this football coach has left to his family, friends and community. Be prepared…you just might need a tissue when you watch.
Yesterday at our church (ClearView Baptist) the worship choir sang Once Upon a Holy Night. We performed the Christmas musical of the same name last year, and this song is my favorite from that set. Since we are less than two weeks from Christmas I thought it would be an excellent choice for this week’s … More Once Upon a Holy Night
A few days ago I tweeted the question, “What is your favorite Christmas movie?”. I received several responses and have enjoyed reading them. It’s been great seeing the variety of tastes in movies. I thought it would be fun to share the responses here on the blog. So, here they are. The @ replies from … More What Is Your Favorite Christmas Movie?
My absolute favorite Christmas movie is A Christmas Story. For me the season just isn’t complete until I have watched this movie at least once. Fortunately, TBS typically airs it each year for 24 hours on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. This is truly a holiday classic! So, for this week’s Friday Funny I decided … More A Christmas Story
After getting off to a rocky start on Rocky Top the University of Tennessee Volunteers finished strong and are going bowling. UT officially accepted an invitation to the Chick-fil-A Bowl over the weekend. The Vols are set to take on Virginia Tech on December 31, 2009 in the Georgia Dome. This is not the first … More Let’s Go Bowling
I have been reminded several times this week of comedian Steven Wright. So, for this week’s Friday Funny I thought I would share a few of my favorite Steven Wright quotes. While searching for these I came across this video from Comic Relief featuring his comedy. You are guaranteed to laugh! Enjoy! All those who … More The Comedy of Steven Wright