[ 17 ] Links That Will Change Your Life

Co-founder of Twitter’s rule for success: do less. A foosball table made out of VHS tapes. Looks like there is still a use for them after all. Byron Borger’s Hearts and Mind Bookstore (one of the best around) releases their best books of 2012. Great list. Congratulations to my friend JR Woodward for making the…

3rd Annual Brokenstainedglass Awards: Best of 2008

I now present to you the Third Annual brokenstainedglass Awards. Here is a list of the Best of 2008: MUSIC CATEGORY: Best album: Viva La Vida (Coldplay) Coldplay continues to rock. Some think that X and Y is their best album (and it may be) but this is the best album I heard this year….

Now on Twitter

I am now an active member of the Twittersphere. Join me, if you wish. Or follow along in the right hand column below.

Encouraging email from Australia

Authors always enjoy hearing how their books are impacting people’s lives. I received this email from a pastor-friend of mine from Australia. Hey –Strangest thing happened to me Yesterday. I had a meeting with someone who grew up in the church but left when they were 16 and are now 24. She wanted to talk…

Random websites to peruse

Here’s a random list of good websites to brighten up your Monday morning: Hulu: a website that allows you to legally watch movies and episodes of your favorite shows for free. Seriously. Check it out. Gmail: if you don’t have it yet, get it. Google continues to rule the world. Also, check out personalized google…

The Olympics

The Olympics start tonight in Beijing and I’m really excited.08/08/08 at 8 pm. I love watching the Olympics and getting into the human interest stories they report.We have some unique connections with the Olympic athletes. I went to school with Lindsay Shoop, who is competing in the eight-woman rowing events. When we lived in Colorado…

Chipotle in Montgomeryville: Life is Burritoful

If you haven’t heard yet, Chipotle will begin to enhance people’s lives in the Northern Philadelphia region by officially opens its Montgomeryville restaurant doors – tomorrow. If you’ve never had a warm, aluminum-wrapped burrito of love from the Big C you won’t be disappointed.I highly recommend you check it out.And if you have had one…

Back from Maui

We’re back from Maui – well, at least our bodies are. Our heads are still somewhere over the Pacific. Jet lag is really kicking the snot out of us right now, but we’re recovering slowly. Teaching the students in the Discipleship Training School (DTS) at YWAM-Maui was an incredible privilege and proved to be a…

It only takes a spark

"A bit in the mouth of a horse controls the whole horse. A small rudder on a huge ship in the hands of a skilled captain sets a course in the face of the strongest winds. A word out of your mouth may seem of no account, but it can accomplish nearly anything—or destroy it….