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  • A Personal Geomorphology, or, Faster than the Speed of Sight.

    8/4/2014 9:06:07 AM, by WRITEMANN1

    A few years back, Ben Franklin wrote and published an essay concerning the Virtues of Flatulence in our lives. Awhile further back, Alex Pope wr... Read more

  • Yay! No longer obese!

    8/3/2014 11:13:36 PM, by SLAPTHEFATCAT

    So, I had a goal to get to 175 lbs after a year. After about 8 months, it was apparent that was not going to happen. Within the last four months,... Read more

  • Jenny Gorsett on the East Lawn

    8/3/2014 1:38:39 PM, by COOP9002

    Our church is hosting an outdoor concert led by Jenny Gorsett. She is a graduate of Hannibal LaGrange University, who led our church in worship d... Read more

  • Meatless TWOdays

    8/2/2014 9:08:18 PM, by HALINHALF

    So since I try new diet ideas and tricks (or at least I did). I've decided to go "vegetarian" approximately two days a week. This is an effort to... Read more

  • Clarification

    8/2/2014 12:02:06 PM, by COOP9002

    i'm sorry for the nebulous post yesterday. however, i am still not allowed to convey the news that may be coming to our family in the next few we... Read more

  • Change is Coming

    8/1/2014 12:32:09 PM, by COOP9002

    We may have some big news coming for our family. I will fill you in when it becomes official. blessings... Read more

  • Rain & Cycling - How do YOU cope?

    7/31/2014 2:55:10 PM, by HAKAPES

    We're having a wet summer here in Austria. As a consequence, more often than not, I get wet when I go for a ride. It used to be that rainy weathe... Read more

  • Truth for Today

    7/31/2014 10:31:03 AM, by COOP9002

    "Better is a poor man whose walk is blameless that a fool whose lips are perverse." Proverbs 19:1. ... Read more

  • Back to normal

    7/30/2014 7:12:58 PM, by SFENNER

    I am enjoying weight loss. My face is thinner and clothes are fitting better.... Read more

  • Another Great Interview

    7/30/2014 11:35:22 AM, by COOP9002

    Our phone interview with our other lead candidate went very well last night. Seems like we will have a tough choice to make. to be fair, we are i... Read more

  • Expressions of Love on the R and Q subways-- After midnight---Cautionary Observastions.

    7/30/2014 9:33:54 AM, by WRITEMANN1

    Expression #1: Young teenage couple enters the car. She is moving like gravity is too much for her too handle. He is doing all he can to get her ... Read more

  • Vacation is over

    7/29/2014 1:29:38 PM, by SFENNER

    I was on vacation last week. I tried to watch what I ate, but failed. Can anyone spell Italian Cream Cake. Well I weighed Monday and I was up 5 ... Read more

  • Last night's meeting

    7/29/2014 10:49:29 AM, by COOP9002

    Thanks for your prayers for our interview with a prospective candidate for our youth and family ministry position. It went extremely well, and ou... Read more

  • My Goku Challenge is almost completed...

    7/28/2014 12:49:10 PM, by SLAPTHEFATCAT

    ...And I'm only halfway done with the weight loss. So, that's unfortunate. Also, unfortunately, I predicted this might happen. The good news? I'l... Read more

  • Monday Meeting

    7/28/2014 11:29:31 AM, by COOP9002

    last night was crazy busy. however, we survived and Olivia is basking the day after her birthday. Please pray for our search committee today as w... Read more

  • Official Fitness Test

    7/28/2014 8:09:35 AM, by SPEEDYDOG

    Part 1: Football Officials Fitness Test Although I am not sure why, I have been a high school football official for 16 years. For the firs... Read more

  • Happy Birthday, Olivia!!!

    7/27/2014 4:17:00 PM, by COOP9002

    We officially celebrated our youngest daughter, Olivia's birthday today. After church she came home and finished opening her presents, and then w... Read more

  • Saturday before Olivia's Day

    7/26/2014 3:58:51 PM, by COOP9002

    Our youngest is hanging out with a friend in Jeff City, so we finished up some birthday shopping and will pick her up later today. Tomorrow ... Read more

  • Friday

    7/25/2014 11:52:02 AM, by COOP9002

    i was able to get a run in this morning. hopefully some of the rain that has been taking place all around us will arrive here this weekend. our l... Read more

  • Camp Week

    7/24/2014 10:05:14 AM, by COOP9002

    While our children are enjoying their camp, the teenagers returned home yesterday afternoon. Several of them went back to our encampment to encou... Read more

  • 40 lbs of fat down.

    7/24/2014 8:26:10 AM, by SFENNER

    I weighed yesterday and I have lost a total of 23 pounds in a month. That is GREAT! if i should say so myself. The better thing is I have lost 4... Read more

  • My Fight - From Ashes to New

    7/23/2014 6:34:50 PM, by MUDDHOSS

    How do you live when every finger's pointing in your face How do you give your heart to something only you embrace How do you put your mind... Read more

  • Rain

    7/23/2014 5:02:04 PM, by SFENNER

    Rainy day in Jonesboro. Glad I worked out this morning...... Read more

  • Wednesday

    7/23/2014 11:27:06 AM, by COOP9002

    Getting ready for our Wednesday evening activities. Prayer meeting, youth group and choir are all that's going on tonight. Praying for clari... Read more

  • Tuesday Morning

    7/22/2014 10:16:17 AM, by COOP9002

    Getting a few things done this morning before heading to a nearby community for a pastors' prayer meeting. hopefully, i won't be the only one to ... Read more

  • Daily Motivation

    7/21/2014 5:08:19 PM, by TXHRT4U

    "May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit." ... Read more

  • Busy Sunday evening

    7/21/2014 10:44:41 AM, by COOP9002

    Last night's business meeting contained a lot of info for our fellowship. We voted on hiring a new interim youth minister, since our current inte... Read more

  • Rain rain go away

    7/21/2014 10:38:11 AM, by BURNSBJ

    Well, I planned on starting my running this morning since it is every other day and Tuesday is ACLS class I decided to start today instead of yes... Read more

  • Pawpaw's ring

    7/20/2014 11:33:12 PM, by BURNSBJ

    When I was a child my grandfather would sit me on his knee, show me his wedding ring and tell me that when I got married he would give it to me. ... Read more

  • Not what she'd hoped

    7/20/2014 2:32:01 PM, by COOP9002

    our youngest daughter got some discouraging news as one of her best friends will be heading back to live with her dad for the rest of the Summer,... Read more

  • Well Glad That is Over

    7/19/2014 8:58:17 PM, by BURNSBJ

    I took my level 1 boards today. Here's to me passing! I felt good going into lunch but the second 200 questions really beat me ... Read more

  • Olivia's Saturday

    7/19/2014 6:26:30 PM, by COOP9002

    We took Olivia to KCMO today. The day was all about her, and she seemed to enjoy herself. We ate at Noodles & Co, then did some shopping at Toys ... Read more

  • Friday

    7/18/2014 11:22:59 AM, by COOP9002

    Enjoying a day off, and making plans for an early birthday celebration for our youngest daughter. We are taking her to KCMO tomorrow to eat at h... Read more

  • 30 grams of protein within 30 min of getting up

    7/18/2014 8:18:21 AM, by SFENNER

    I am trying a new slant to my diet. I know the farm hands always had BIG breakfasts then went to work. Hope it works.... Read more

  • In my jeans

    7/17/2014 2:28:59 PM, by SFENNER

    This is big. I have not been able to get in my blue jeans for a few months. I could barely get them over my thighs and more than 2 inches from c... Read more

  • Debbie's Car

    7/17/2014 12:45:12 PM, by COOP9002

    This morning i took my wife's car into the shop. it had been making a metal-on-metal noise that seemed to be coming from one of the front wheels.... Read more

  • If you can't sleep, be productive!

    7/17/2014 10:41:13 AM, by BURNSBJ

    Well last night was interesting. After studying and getting some tutoring from my wife I was tired and went to bed. Only problem was by the time ... Read more

  • If you're not trackin' you're slackin'

    7/16/2014 9:20:40 PM, by BURNSBJ

    Today makes 29 days of continuous tracking this time around. That is my best ever since my wife got me on here back in 2011. When I first st... Read more

  • Quote for the day

    7/16/2014 11:24:34 AM, by COOP9002

    "Men don't follow titles, they follow courage." - William Wallace (played by Mel Gibson in Braveheart)... Read more

  • Jogging

    7/16/2014 9:31:28 AM, by SFENNER

    I added jogging to my walk today. 1.7 miles in 20 min.... Read more

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