Added by Dan Toops on March 25, 2011 at 9:56am — No Comments
Paw-Paw, you white.” These were the words of my two year old granddaughter spoken directly to me eye ball to eye ball. Well, she was seated her car seat and I was making eye contact with her via my rear view mirror. Anyway, the statement made me stop to figure out what she was saying.
Children call things like…Continue
Added by Dan Toops on March 23, 2011 at 5:16pm — No Comments
Over 1,800 years ago the Apostle James said that faith without works is dead (James 2:26 KJV). Those words have sparked numerous theological debates…Continue
Added by Dan Toops on March 22, 2011 at 2:23pm — No Comments
A hurricane was on a collision course with Iberia Parish Louisiana. That was not uncommon. Numerous hurricanes have pummeled this portion of the Gulf Coast in the past. People in the low lying areas of Cypremort Point, Louisa and Weeks Island and moved further…Continue
Added by Dan Toops on March 21, 2011 at 3:46pm — No Comments
40 Days to a Better Me: Day 08—Get Inspiration
In an attempt to sell everything from dog food to cosmetics, we are inundated with a constant barrage of marketing. Advertising tells us that real luxury is driving this particular car. The magazine ads tell us that the fragrance they are promoting will make…Continue
Added by Dan Toops on March 18, 2011 at 10:59am — No Comments
40 Days to a Better Me: Day 07—Get Around the Right People.
The old saying “birds of a feather flock together’ is true. There is nothing that will speak more about person than whom they associate with. Therefore, it is imperative that you build networks with people who will propel your life forward. The reason for this is because the people who you allow into your life on a personal level will either help to build your dreams or they will destroy them.
How many stories have…Continue
Added by Dan Toops on March 17, 2011 at 2:09pm — No Comments
40 Days to a Better Me: Day 06—you gotta have a dream!
The lyrics to an old song say “If you ain’t gotta dream, how ya gonna have a dream come true?’ The sad reality is, millions of people wander through life with no dreams, no hopes, no aspirations for anything better than what they currently have. That is…Continue
Added by Dan Toops on March 16, 2011 at 12:06pm — No Comments
40 Days to a Better Me—Day 05—Have Fun
When I was a boy living in the strange and distant land of Indiana, my summers were filled with the traditional family ritual of camping. Each summer we would trek to Brown County State Park, throw up a couple tents and spend a week or two there. And, I loved it!
Added by Dan Toops on March 14, 2011 at 5:45pm — No Comments
Added by Dan Toops on March 2, 2011 at 10:18am — No Comments
Well there must have been an accident on Interstate 95 this morning. Traffic was backed up for miles leading to the on ramp. Though I was not headed to the interstate, the route to my…
Added by Dan Toops on February 13, 2011 at 9:49am — No Comments