Category Archives: Fun

McDonald’s Leadership

Occasionally I come across a helpful leadership tip or two. I have to credit my friend Steve Davis for this one – and I’m pretty sure he said he got it from somewhere else. Anyway…the idea is that often we … Continue reading

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World’s Longest Running Streak

A couple of years ago I learned about the United States Running Streak Association (USRSA). From what I understand, in order to qualify for this list, you have to run at least one mile a day, everyday, for a REALLY … Continue reading

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Music Legend Earl Scruggs Passes

Yesterday legendary bluegrass banjo player, Earl Scruggs, passed away. Here is a link to an article on wral.com about Scruggs. Scruggs is credited with inventing the style of “picking” the banjo verses strumming. His most famous song is the Foggy … Continue reading

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Getzelmania – A 5k Run on May 19th

I’m sure I’ll be posting a lot more about this in the coming days, but I hope you’ll be a part of the 5k run/walk a team from The Bridge is planning in memory of our good friend Stephen Getzelmann. … Continue reading

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Becoming Passionate Teammates – Three Phases of Love

I know CS Lewis tells us there are four loves, but at the Becoming Passionate Teammates marriage workshop, Bob and Deb shared with us three phases or types of love that I think everyone needs to know about. The first … Continue reading

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Becoming Passionate Teammates

Earlier this month, February 10-11, our church co-sponsored a marriage seminar with Grace Bible Fellowship.  The workshop is called Becoming Passionate Teammates and is led by Bob and Deb Felts from Brookwood Church in Burlington.  Bob and Deb have been … Continue reading

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Traveling Mercies

So I just finished reading Anne Lamott’s book called “Traveling Mercies – Some Thoughts on Faith.” I heard about Lamott’s book from another book, Steve Brown’s book, “A Scandolous Freedom.” I recommend them both. Lamott’s book comes with a warning, … Continue reading

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