Archive for June, 2015

#83: Ranting In The Summer

Posted on: June 26th, 2015 by Dave Terrell

We’re beginning the summer with a couple of rants. John talks about longing for summer vacation, Dave is taking his kids to swim lessons, and Shannon hosted a sleepover. We find some awesome vacation spots and then Dave and Shannon share their take on Inside Out.

Family First

Posted on: June 24th, 2015 by Jerry Shaffer

“Family comes first” has become one of my family’s slogans.  It communicates how we feel the need to lean into one another when things are tough from pressure inside or outside of our family.  This clearly prioritizes our family during times when it is easy to allow hurt feelings to drive us away from each other. Another […]

#82: Father’s Day

Posted on: June 19th, 2015 by Dave Terrell

We take a heavier turn at the beginning with a discussion about Father’s Day when two of us didn’t have a father with us growing up. Then John tells us about a crazy story of trying to catch his brother with a fishing hook. We talk about some gifts for the dads in your life. […]

Christianity and Human Sexuality

Posted on: June 19th, 2015 by Jerry Shaffer

This week I did my annual “sex talk”.  Each year it’s different, but it is always awkward.  Don’t believe me?  You try having a conversation with 500 people from all walks of life on a range of subjects including but not limited to sexual purity,  pornography, divorce, and sexual diversity all with a world view from […]

Summer Is a Time for Family

Posted on: June 16th, 2015 by Jerry Shaffer

Hey all, Summer is here!  For those of you who live in the south or on the west coast this reality may not impact you as much as it does for the rest of us, but for the first time we are dawning flip flops, shorts, and our favorite golf tees.  Our bodies and our […]

Family Devotions

Posted on: June 8th, 2015 by John Gilmore

“…and as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord” Joshua 24:15 I remember as a child growing up in a Christian family with Christian friends, seeing this verse cross stitched, framed and hung around every house that I visited. Going to a Christian College I would hear these words referenced in classes […]

#81: The Snooze Feature Works

Posted on: June 5th, 2015 by Dave Terrell

We talk about all things technology this week with a review of Dave’s Apple Watch and some app recommendations from Dave and John. We talk about some interesting inventions and Shannon tells us what she thought of Tomorrowland. And we talk about the new album from Hillsong United.