Monthly Archives: February 2010

Servanthood

What’s the different between serving people? And letting people abuse your services? I spend most of my day working to serve people and this is not a post to complain about that, not at all – I love serving people. … Continue reading

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Story II

In a book titled EPIC, John Eldredge talked about the story we find ourselves in and the role we play in it. He says that – like in every great movie, song, or play – there are different Acts, and … Continue reading

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Story I

I just finished reading Donald Miller’s A Million Miles In A Thousand Years a few days ago. I haven’t been able to really put into words what this book did to me. I was moved, depressed, excited, motivated, challenged, scared, … Continue reading

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Refuge Stickers!

Check out the love! The picture on the bottom right, (with the People of the Second Chance sticker) is from Brooke all the way from Oregon! Thanks Brooke for the Refuge love! Her blog is Oh My Seven. Check it … Continue reading

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Busy Busy Busy

I like it when things are clean. I also like it when I can simply sit around and do nothing. Catch up on some TV, watch a movie, surf the web. Doing nothing on purpose is something I enjoy. However, … Continue reading

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I Sat In A State Highway Patrolman’s Car Last Night…

Yesterday started slow. But it didn’t end that way. Here’s my day from the time I wake up until I went to work. 9:00 – Wake Up (in the morning feelin’ like P. Diddy) 10:00 – Make Breakfast (eggs, bacon, … Continue reading

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Helpful vs. HelpLESS

I was at work the other day doing some stuff before we opened, when a young man walks up to the door and peeks in. He doesn’t know that I see him. I start walking to the door as he … Continue reading

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Blue Pain, Blank Walls, New Perspective

I’m not a big fan of painting. I don’t mind it, but it’s not my favorite. The taping, the drop cloth, the trimming… all the prep work is tedious. Once the roller is out though, it’s a breeze. I was … Continue reading

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When Opportunity Knocks

My ┬ábasketball coach from high school had a poster hanging in his room. It was a picture of an empty basketball court with a lone basketball sitting at the foul line and the caption read, “You miss 100% of the … Continue reading

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“Failure Is Not An Option”

We’ve all heard that phrase before. “Failure is not an option.” It’s usually stated when victory is simply the only solution to solve a problem. I heard it at basketball practices at hight school – as if the game about … Continue reading

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