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29 November 2008 ~ 0 Comments

A Great Read

I just finished reading Churched by Matthew Paul Turner. The cover was what initially intrigued me. A close-up shot of a kid putting a tie on. The subtitle grabbed me next: “one kid’s journey toward God despite a holy mess”. THAT resonated with me. Having grown up in a mix of Assembly of God and […]

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06 November 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Michael Crichton dies

Michael Crichton, author of “Jurassic Park” and creator of “ER” died tonight in Los Angeles. A prolific author and creator, he apparently had cancer and chose to fight it privately. Sad.

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29 October 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Books I’m Reading

Here are a few books I’m going through right now. I usually have 3-6 books going at any given time. The latest are: Clear Blue Sky by F.P. Lione Churched by Matthew Paul Turner Strengthening the Soul of Your Leadership by Ruth Haley Barton See The Woman by Dallas Barnes What are you reading right […]

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09 June 2007 ~ 0 Comments

Hurricane Season Is Here … hmmmm

Sometimes, you don’t realize where you are until you’re there. Driving from South Houston to Galveston today, I realized a few things … Galveston is actually an island in and of itself. I’ve heard of Galveston lots in my lifetime. The vein I’ve heard of Galveston in is always relative to bad weather. There is […]

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07 June 2007 ~ 2 Comments

New Mexico

Crossing border from Arizona into New Mexico at 2:30 pm PST. Just finished a GREAT book on CD called "Why Do I Love These People? Honest and Amazing Stories of Real Families" by Po Bronson. Very insightful and inspiring. Little heads up on some language, but a great book. If you're keeping up with me, […]

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07 March 2007 ~ 3 Comments

Finding your tempo

I just started a book called In Praise of Slowness: Challenging the Cult of Speed. Very interesting so far! Bottom line: it’s about balance. It’s not about finding out how fast or slow you can live and still get by. It’s about challenging the cultural shift that has taken place globally to speed up the […]

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