Top 7 = Levi's 16th, new fam tradition, up to North Carolina blog top 7 Aug 15, 2022

This week’s top 7 includes getting Anna’s money back from Express Oil, rolling back to North Carolina as an official bookend to the summer, and a new “first Sunday of the...

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How to know what God is like identity lifelift Aug 12, 2022

John opens his Gospel with a revolutionary idea: “No one has ever seen God,” he writes, “but the one and only Son, who is Himself God… has made Him known” (John 1:18...

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Top 7 = Flipping the #TinyHouse, new Vans blog top 7 Aug 08, 2022

This week’s Top 7 includes Mini’s new Vans, flipping the tiny house, and off-loading our infamous triple bunk. 

 

Fitness = long run, Sunday, Crosswinds book…

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Top 7 = Septic clean-out + summer movies + blog top 7 Jul 25, 2022

This week’s Top 7 features lessons learned from the septic clean-out-- and more less nasty stuff.

 

Fitness = surprise, Salter is ready for a sneak out 

These are some of my...

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Top 7 = The secret of the "mystery box" + more blog top 7 Jul 18, 2022

This week’s Top 7 features a quick trip to HSV, wherein we explain “the mystery box.”

My Top 7 is a weekly look back at some of the highlights— big and small— from the...

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Top 7 = QT w/ kids + read the audiobook + "Carolina" rolls blog top 7 Jul 11, 2022

This week I took a few days off exercise, leaned into finishing some work projects, and still made time to read an audio book. 

(Link to your free audiobook below, BTW.)

Here’s the top...

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Top 7 = Sushi night + draft of Stronger (the newest book) blog top 7 Jul 04, 2022

Sushi night with Emma + the draft of the new book made the Top 7 for last week…

 

Fitness = Press “play” every day + 2 long runs

Great week working out at the house…...

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Top 7 = Birthday, borrowed furniture, basketball, bushes blog top 7 Jun 27, 2022

This week’s Top 7 includes another birthday celebration, some yard work, and LOTS of hours at the jump park (because, you know, kids will swim in the winter but won’t in the...

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Natural (re)born saints the next best step video Jun 24, 2022

I remember going to first grade and knowing that, every single day, regardless of how hard I tried, I was going to get in trouble. It never failed…

I’d find myself talking to my...

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Top 7 = Summer sports, steak dinners, showing up for others blog top 7 Jun 20, 2022

This week's Top 7 features some reflections on summer sports, steak dinners, and a bonus reflection on what it means to "show up."

Here's the run down, one entry (at least) from each of the seven...

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Better than "new" the next best step video Jun 17, 2022

The Bible tells us, “If anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come (2 Corinthians 5:17).

Often, when we think of something that is new, we...

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Top 7 = picture etiquette + beautiful chaos blog top 7 Jun 13, 2022

So we're officially into summer now, with the first week behind us-- the first week being the subject of this week's Top 7...

 

Fitness = Detox time

So this week I decided to do something...

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