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The Wave...

The Wave... |  | SOS Radio

The Wave...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I made the trip to Oregon this past weekend to take my little sister to her first Ducks football game. We had a blast even though it was 46 and pouring. About half way through the 3rd quarter a young man decided he want to try and start the wave in the stadium.

 

One person out of 60,000… the odds aren’t in his favor. I watched him for about 45 minutes try to pump up the crowd, but each time the wave would die about two sections over. He was determined. After trying 25 times and failing each time… He tried again, with the same enthusiasm as the 1st try.

 

An Adoption Snapshot

A Adoption Snapshot  |  | SOS Radio

 

 

 

 

 

 

November is National Adoption Month... This month I'd like to share several different camera angles on Adoption and Foster Care.  A good friend to our family is serving on the front lines when it comes to Foster Care and Adoption in Las Vegas. RoseAnna shared this blog post and I love how it ties all of us to adoption... because we have a personal relationship with God. 

Adoption and Foster Care Resources  |  | SOS Radio

 

 

 

 

 

 

Foster Care and Adoption have played a huge roll in building my family. My wife Vanessa and I have adopted 4 kids and are currently Foster Parents to 3 kids. November is National Adoption Month and I wanted to share some information if you're interested in pursuing Foster Care or Adoption.

It's a beautiful life we live! |  | SOS Radio

"Don't wanna forget or take for granted... That it's a beautiful life we live"

 

 

 

 

The Afters – Every Good Thing

That’s the first lyric I heard after our newborn decided to pee on me while changing his diaper. I was SOOOOOOOO frustrated.  I was in the beginning stages of planning my pity party when I heard "Don't wanna forget or take for granted... That it's a beautiful life we live".

All of a sudden I went from frustration to being thankful.

Yes, I had just been peed on my a two week old little boy… But I was able to hold that little boy and love on him.

A Pastors Perspective on Celebrating Halloween  |  | SOS Radio

Halloween is right around the corner… I think I have gone through all the phases of Halloween in my Christian walk. I’ve ignored it, only participated in church events and have turned out the porch light early so I could still take some of the good candy for myself.

 

I am always game for a challenge… that’s where Pastor Jim Crews of Valley Bible Fellowship in Las Vegas comes in. Who knew that Halloween just might be the best day of the year to connect with our neighbors and show them love… ß Did I really just say that out loud? You’ll understand how I came to that conclusion after checking out what Pastor Jim had to say about Halloween…  

 

 

 

 

 

1. Rest. No matter how busy things get, make sure to set aside time to rest. 

2. Makes sure to prioritize what you "have" to do. There is only so many hours in a day. Make a list and put the important things to be done at the top of the list.  

3. Make sure Love Others is at the top of that important to do list. 

Be yourself...

Be yourself... |  | SOS Radio

 

 

 

People of a Second Chance posted this on their Twitter account... 

"Don't try to work like, act like, talk like, or even worship like someone else. Offer your uniqueness to God and to others!"
 
Today the challenge is to be who God made you to be. Life is too short to try and live someone else's life.  
3 thoughts for today... |  | SOS Radio

Three things that encouraged me today...

1. John 15:7 -"If you remain in me and my words remain in you, ask whatever you wish and it will be given you." 
 
2. What's my parenting style? Screw up, ask for forgiveness and screw up again. Parenting is hard. I need Jesus. The end.
 
3. Your performance today, whether good or bad, does not dictate the amount of love that God has for you. 

Where's My Refund?

Where's My Refund? |  | SOS Radio

It's tax time! This year I decided to file early instead of waiting till the last minute. If you're expecting a refund from the IRS this year, you can track the status of your return by checking out this website... http://www.irs.gov/Refunds/Where's-My-Refund-It's-Quick,-Easy,-and-Secure.

Love What You Do…

Love What You Do… |  | SOS Radio

 

When you were growing up… What was your dream job? I was 12 when I knew what my dream job was. Twenty years later I’m still living that dream. If you find yourself in a job situation that doesn’t bring you joy, I would encourage you to seek out your dream job. Life is too short to be doing something that makes you miserable. Dan Miller wrote a book a couple years ago that might help you out. This book may give you some fresh insight to what you really want to do. Dan Miller has been on Dave Ramsey’s show several times and I really like what he has to say about chasing a job that you are passionate about.

To check out the book... Click the link below 

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