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Trivia: "Colors of the Rainbow"

  • Friday, September 14, 2012
  • Peggy Campbell
  • Just 4 Fun!

red tape1)  The jealousy ogre  

2)  Exceedingly unexpected  

3)  Very shy person  

4)  Professional worker  

5)  Bureaucractic complications  

6)  Unrelated issues  

7)  Coward--especially in Westerns :-)  

8)  Fraught with ambiguity  

9)  Very best possible health  

10) Assets outweigh liabilities

Think you got it?  Let's find out!  Comment below with your buest guesses and I'll tell you your score!

Peggy Campbell
Ambassador: We Connect. Ministry and Media.

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Trivia: "All About Hal"

Hal DavidSaluting the inimitable lyricist -- give me his iconic song titles:  

1)  It's the only thing that there's just too little of.  

2)  Why do birds suddenly appear, everytime you are near?  

3)  At work I just take time, and all through my break time.  

4)  One less egg to fry ... one less man to pick up after ... I should be happy ... but ...  

5)  It's saying so much more than just words could ever say and what my heart has heard, well, it takes my breath away.  

6)  I was born to love you and I will never ...

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Getting Ready for the Empty Nest

High Cost of CollegeWell, it finally happened. 

This year, our youngest finally left the nest.  If you've also had your last child migrate to face the cold cruel world, you'll agree that these are strange days, for sure.  And not without a bit of trepidation.  Our daughter is attending one of the most liberal universities in the country.  They were a catalyst for the free speech movement in the '60's and continue to proudly wear their badge of open-mindedness.

When she was accepted to the school, I was thrilled!  After five children, I'd grown to dread the junior year ...

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Grandparent's Day

Emilie and Bob Barnes with GrandkidsOne of the very special blessings in life is the gift of being a grandparent.  If you are a grandparent, you know just what I mean -- that smile, just for you from your sweet grandchild, no matter how old, that says, "I love you!"

Or, maybe you have been blessed with a special grandparent in your life.  Someone to look up to, someone you know always prays for you.  Someone who used to sneak you an extra cookie, or dig into their pocketful of change and share it with you.

Emilie Barnes of Keep It Simple is the proud grandparent ...

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This Week From Charlotte, NC

Billly GrahamThe Democratic National Convention isn't the only activity impacting the world from Charlotte, North Carolina this week.

While thousands of visitors are arriving in Charlotte to gather at the Bank of America Stadium, the global ministry impact of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association will extend as far as the Sudan, as near as New Orleans and in communities across the US on the "Hour of Decision®" and "Decision Minute" radio broadcasts.

Known for banking, NASCAR and religion, Charlotte is where America's most famous evangelist of the 20th century was born and its home to the BGEA headquarters ...

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The Way Back

Seek the Lord, all you humble of the land, who do his just commands; seek righteousness; seek humility. - Zephaniah 2:3

The newest book by Nancy Leigh DeMoss, a daily devotional called, The Quiet Place, is now available.  I was personally struck by this excerpt from her book and wanted to share it with you . . .

"God wants to reveal His presence and His glory to His people today.  He wants to fill our hearts, homes, churches, and ministries with His love and His Spirit.  He wants to pour out His grace on the dry, thirsty ground of our lives.  He ...

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