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November 2011


Are You Even LISTENING To Me?!

You speak to me. But those words you say, are they meant for my good or are they spoken out of your fear, some baggage from your past? Do you really think that because something happened to you, it will also happen to me?…

November 30, 2011

Does God Care If We Tithe When Money Is Tight?

When Claudia and I were doing our monthly budget recently, the topic of tithing came up. Do we tithe even when money is short in a particular month? We’re commanded in the Bible to tithe, not because God needs our money but because it’s…

November 29, 2011

Frumpy Girl At Mall – IDC #2

  Video Notes: Claudia goes to the mall after she has just rolled out of bed People don’t really care, they might think you’re weird, but they don’t care The sales girl who asked us if we needed help definitely did a double take…

November 28, 2011

“Failing” Our 7 Day Challenge

  Video Notes: Computer STILL not fixed! Apple says it’ll cost $900 so we’re going to get a second opinion – may need to buy a new one 7 Day Positive Thinking Challenge – failing on days 2 and 3 “A positive mental attitude…

November 27, 2011

Life More True

Four things a man must learn to do if he must make his life more true: To think without confusion clearly To love his fellow man sincerely To act from honest motives purely To trust in God in heaven securely Rev. Henry Van Dyke…

November 26, 2011

Spending $800 On Lotto Tickets

This morning at my local gas station, I was behind someone in line buying lots and lots of scratch-off lottery tickets. When I noticed the total was over $600, I thought there had to be a mistake. However, he kept adding more and more…

November 25, 2011


As evening draws to a close I am ever thankful for time. Time to learn, love, watch, and wonder. Time to marvel at the complexity with which we have been created. Such diversity, such depth. It is incomprehensible, and oh so intriguing. You are…

November 24, 2011

Steamed Milk Goodness

Here’s something a little different. It’s a simple recipe that Claudia and I have been enjoying a lot lately. Having this gives us a chance to slow down and connect. Steamed Milk Goodness Servings: 2 Ingredients: 2 cups whole milk 1 teaspoon vanilla 1…

November 23, 2011

Blinking My Blue Eyes

So, I’m sitting here in the quiet of my house, living. My heart is beating, I’m breathing, thinking, blinking my blue eyes, living. Life is so bizarre, I have decided. I am trying to live each day to it’s fullest, but sometimes it seems…

November 22, 2011

Running With My Shirt Off – IDC #1

Welcome to the first I Don’t Care Project! How it helped: – It invigorated, energized, and motivated me! – Taught me that once you get out and start whatever the challenge is, it gets easier. The fear of what others think lessens. – Taught…

November 21, 2011