Savior’s Serenade is changing the world

Saviors Serenade
As part of the ongoing, yet somewhat irregular Change the World Wednesday series that I began in January, I’m taking a moment to highlight an organization called Savior’s Serenade… Our family has been in the hospital on a few occasions with Mihret. I know what it’s like to...
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A return to Disciplines

Sentences
“It’s difficult for me to have disciplined, consistent time with God because…” well…to be honest…I haven’t put forth the effort recently. I’ve allowed myself to act like I need to isolate myself from everything in order to have a consistent time. I don’t really believe it’s necessary to...
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Connect with those you love with Hallmark Value Cards

Hallmark Value Cards
I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for #CollectiveBias and its advertiser.  While I have not been the greatest at keeping track of people’s birthdays and getting birthday cards sent out on...
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This week’s writing assignment…

Sentences
In case you had forgotten, I’m starting a series of posts based on unfinished sentences that were chosen by fans of the Life in the Fishbowl’s facebook page. I plan on writing my response later this week. I’d love it if you played along, too. If this sentence has...
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The Buffalo Shrimp Experience

Buffalo Shrimp
Spring Break, 1997 Christy and I discovered the amazing awesomeness of Charleston, SC, during the first camping trip that we took together. Charleston is a fascinating city full of history (which I loved) and it’s very close to several beaches (which Christy loved). And the food? Well, the...
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Finishing sentences

Sentences
A few days ago, I asked this question on the Life in the Fishbowl facebook page: “Pick a number between 1 and 449.” I know. I know. An odd request. But here’s the results – 303, 52, 225, 322, 352, and pi. I know. I know. Everyone’s a...
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My Father’s Day Wish

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There’s lots of stuff I’d love to have happen this Father’s Day. I’d have loved to have been awakened by bacon topped with bacon with a side of bacon in bed this morning. I’d love to spend the day with my kids, my Dad, and my father inlaw...
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7 Leadership Lessons from Climbing Mountains

7 Leadership Lessons from Climbing Mountains
The pictures have been flooding my facebook timeline and my instagram feed all week. If you don’t know what I’m talking about, just search for #Philmont in one of your favorite social media platforms. The staff at Philmont Scout Ranch is ready. They are about to be invaded...
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Celebrating the Power of Dad

Life lesson Keep your eye on the ball
Dad has taught me a lot of things over the years. One of the most important things, however, comes from the years he coached me in baseball. Keep your eye on the ball. That’s a pretty important lesson when it comes to baseball. But it’s also pretty important...
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