Happy, happy, happy weekend!
Some real, down in the bones JOY to celebrate today! Links & stories this week 100% guaranteed to make you smile a mile wide & believe like crazy in a Good God redeeming everything — and that there’s love everywhere & for ((you))!
Serving up only the Good Stuff for you & your people right here:
the power of our words:
“You can’t preach something for 50 years without practicing it, especially in front of your whole church..”
so who knew?!? The largest land mammal, elephants have this…
tears: he went to see his mom first
a look into one of the first aerial photographs
Gait speed is fascinating because it offers so many clues about a person’s health, even at a younger age, experts say.
fascinating – 50,000 square meters of hedges to maintain? come see how they do it
loyalty goes a long, long way
can’t get enough of this one… & could not agree more:
cheering wildly: A Promise These 3 Doctors Made in High School? Is Helping Kids Today
beautiful act of unexpected kindness: “I think it shows that there are lots of good people in this world…and this is what we should be applauding people for.”
glory, glory, glory
The holidays beckon us home. Whether we celebrate with friends, family or both, our homes can hold more than guests: they can tell stories of justice and empowerment.
This one-of-a-kind live webcast event will be filled with inspiration and fun, practical tips for incorporating Fair Trade items in your home from our panel of speakers. These individuals are best-selling authors, influential bloggers, home stylists, musicians, impactful leaders in the Fair Trade world, and more!
Our goal for this evening it to create a live webcast event where individuals and groups of people can come together in Christ, rally around a bigger cause, and use their purchasing power and influence to change the lives of marginalized women around the world.
veering off the beaten path… now what can we go do?
can you even?!? It’s a baby boom at this fire department…yup, NINE babies — seven girls and two boys — were born to members between March and July
because everyone has an ability to be life-changing to others
In sixty vulnerably stories, the tender invitation of The Way of Abundance moves you through your unspoken broken — into the abundant life.
Foundations of Christian Hedonism
on repeat this week: Living Hope
…as you look into the coming week, remember — there will still be love when the worst happens and when the hope doesn’t happen, there will still be love when everything’s crumbling and there will be enough love to rebuild, there will be enough love to keep breathing, to keep believing, to keep being and being brave.
Fear can be what we feel — but brave is what we do.
There’s enough Brave in us to believe that though the world is broken, there is light getting in…