Saturday, March 30, 2013
Good Stuff Saturday 3-30
A little bit of sick and a little bit of sleeping in means it is getting late and I haven't gotten this out yet. Now Ben is begging for Angry Birds on the computer. So I"m going to play a game with my kid.
http://www.katieaxelson.com/change-the-story/ - Such a good reminder of why I sponsor children through Compassion
http://www.prodigalmagazine.com/rest-is-not-a-four-letter-word/ - I need to remember to rest more often and not feel guilty about it.
http://writetodone.com/2013/03/21/writers-block-overcome-it-by-following-the-map/ - Any writers will want to see this and USE it!
http://youthguy07.blogspot.com/2013/03/7-tips-for-student-ministry-trips.html - This spoke to me as my husband and I have been talking about our student ministry.
http://thegroceryrun.wordpress.com/2013/03/28/things-may-get-uncomfortable/ - Change isn't easy and things will get uncomfortable, but that's okay.
Why these people write -
http://loveandlaundryblog.wordpress.com/2013/03/25/i-miss-palm-sunday/ - I hear this! I miss seeing this and kinda miss being a part of it.
http://awaketotheworld.wordpress.com/2013/03/26/a-morning-like-this/ - So Judy was on here already, but she said more good stuff. She is so good about reminding me what it is really all about.
http://dailygallen.com/coupon-clipping-jesus/ - Jesus didn't clip coupons or cut corners. He did it the hard way because he loves us enough to do it the right way even it was hard.
http://thegroceryrun.wordpress.com/2013/03/26/guard-the-fort-a-guide-on-temptation/ - More Judy! Speaking to my stomach and buying habits. A real story and real advice on how to avoid temptation.
http://thestoryprojectblog.blogspot.com/2013/03/when-we-associate-suffering-with-love.html - Deep truth from Ashley. "But it wasn't that bad, I know it was worse for someone else." A lie from so many different places with so many different consequences. These words have stuck with me this week.
http://whispersintheloggia.blogspot.com/2013/03/on-holy-thursday-francis-goes-to-prison.html - I am so in love with Pope Francis I. He is changing the world and making me proud to be a Christian.
http://www.aholyexperience.com/2013/03/after-steubenville-what-our-sons-needs-to-know-about-manhood/ - This one was so hard to read and so much at the core of my fears of mothering a boy. Be aware this is in response to the Steubenville trials.
http://www.nosuperheroes.com/are-you-a-narcissistic-leader/ - Oooh. This one stepped on my toes. And it is one I'm saving to read over and over again as a reminder of what every leader needs to face about themselves.
http://www.theveryworstmissionary.com/2013/03/sex.html - More mother of boys stuff that I worry/ think about.
http://michaeldperkins.com/open-letter/ - This man writes from the heart and is so gentle about it. It is a constant reminder of who I want to be.
http://techtipsforteachersblog.blogspot.com/2013/03/3-things-ill-do-because-of-tedx-hickory.html - Some good goal setting thoughts.
http://www.russellmoore.com/2013/03/25/why-christians-should-read-fiction/ - Christians and fiction! I could read about this all day long.