Archive | Thursday Quote of the Week

23 December 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Two Christmas Quotes I Won’t Soon Forget!

Christmas time is awesome at the Wilson home. We have sooo much fun. And games. And more than a little humor. And laughter, ohh, the laughter!
The first quote this week is from David McCaman, our son-in-law, who loves to be awkward or make others feel that way. It’s just a gift. It comes naturally and [...]

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16 December 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Parenting is Fast, So Celebrate the Moment

Thom Rainer should know about what he states here. He is there now with an empty nest. I know about it as well. This is a very true statement.
Parenting does have its slow periods. There can be times when it seems to drag on and on. But then there comes a time when it seems [...]

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09 December 2010 ~ 0 Comments

The Goen Family: Touching Us from Across the Pond!

The Goens have landed!
Kyle, Amy, Jordan, Peyton and Evan Goen have arrived in Brussels, Belgium, and are in the process of getting settled. Other families from here will follow them in the next few months and there is much to do there, but in a very real sense, the Belgium campus of LifePoint Church has [...]

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02 December 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Let’s hear from Robert Frost

Here are just a few quotes reflecting the wit and wisdom of Robert Frost. If you are like me, I read his poetry and was taught about him in school. He actually recited an original poem at JFK’s inauguration. Enjoy, experience Robert Frost with these quotes.
(Plus, I added one of my own!)
On neighbors…
Don’t ever [...]

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02 December 2010 ~ 0 Comments

What does – and does not – make a ‘house band’

Found this on Alicia Fleming’s Facebook. Worth sharing with you!
“FIVE teenage boys in a garage beating on random instruments does NOT make a house band…but an empty refrigerator and pantry.”        Alicia Fleming

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25 November 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Thursday Quote: A Time for Thanks

A simple Thursday Quote of the Week this time.
Enter His gates with thanksgiving and His courts with praise. Give thanks to Him and praise His name.
Psalm 100:4

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18 November 2010 ~ 0 Comments

A one-word quote this week … from Tiger

Watching Mike and Mike in the Morning on ESPN today (I hardly ever watch it) caught my attention this AM. They were interviewing Tiger Woods. Lots of questions about the almost-year-ago fiasco of the wreck and subsequent disclosure of his “behavior issues”. Keep in mind that in the past year this guy has lost his [...]

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11 November 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Find Encouragement from this Thursday Quote of the Week

This week’s Thursday quote impacted my life as a kid going through the insecure years of adolescence. Remember the time when you felt like everyone, EVERYONE was better looking, a better athlete, smarter than you were? (Wouldn’t you just love to be 13 again??? YIKES!)
So read this quote and be encouraged wherever you are in [...]

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04 November 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Yogi Berra’s Thursday Quote

Baseball isn’t what it used to be … and it never was.
— Yogi strikes again!

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28 October 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Thursday’s Quote from … Jack Sparrow?

Selma and I spoke to a group of parents recently on the significance of being honest with your kids. Just for fun I began the session with Sparrow’s memorable line from “Pirates of the Caribbean”:
I’m dishonest, and a dishonest man you can always trust to be dishonest, honestly! It’s the honest ones you want to [...]

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