Archives for Feb 12, 2014 @ 13:16

Warren (not Jimmy) Buffett on Two Basic Financial Mistakes

Source Buffett recently teamed up with Quicken Loans to offer someone the chance to win $1 billion for a perfect NCAA bracket. When he went on the Dan Patrick Show to discuss the bracket-challenge, Dan asked him a simple question, “What’s the biggest mistake we make when it comes to money?” and Buffett had a direct, [Read More…]

Stress for Teens

USA Today Teens across the USA are feeling high levels of stress that they say negatively affect every aspect of their lives, a new national survey suggests. More than a quarter (27%) say they experience “extreme stress” during the school year, vs. 13% in the summer. And 34% expect stress to increase in the coming [Read More…]

Sandra Stanley on Marriage Words

Sandra Stanley’s wise words about words: While nothing was dramatically wrong in their relationship, they realized what had begun as humor and innocuous teasing had slowly become a bad habit. The bad habit grew into something more significant, eroding the once-healthy respect and affection that had characterized their early marriage years…. A few thoughts to [Read More…]

A Young Pastor Responds to Donald Miller

This post is by Jonathan Storment, at Highland Church of Christ in Abilene TX (Follow Jonathan @stormented). Leaving Church: Jesus Has Friends “The Church is like Noah’s Ark. It stinks, but if you get out of it you will drown.” –Shane Claiborne So last week, Donald Miller wrote a couple of blog posts that started [Read More…]

The Anabaptists

I am often asked “What is an Anabaptist?” and “Who are the Anabaptists?” If one listened to everyone who claimed an anabaptist connection, it would be easy to be confused. For many today a progressive politics is Anabaptist; for others it means being either Yoderian (John Howard Yoder) or Hauerwasian (Stanley Hauerwas); for others it [Read More…]