Archives for December 2010

The Marin Foundation 2011 Revenue Plan

Here is The Marin Foundation’s 2010 donations and expenses Here is The Marin Foundation’s 2011 budget What follows is The Marin Foundation’s 2011 Revenue Plan: You can donate here to financially join us in our bridge building work The Marin Foundation 2011 Revenue Plan Index to Revenue Plan for $313,599 A.        Churches B.        Individuals C.        [Read More…]

Dec 31: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 12-31-10: ‘Just’ is the Lord with your faithfulness. Luke 2:26-33, 36-38 Living out your faith as it is supposed to be lived will always hold everyone else around you accountable to how they live out theirs. Luke 2:34-35 Let nothing stop you from doing what the Lord has commanded [Read More…]

The Marin Foundation 2011 Budget

Yesterday I posted The Marin Foundation’s 2010 donation and expense records. And here is our vision and budget for 2011, which totals $313,599 (if you want to financially join in our work, you can set up a reocurring donation here) Five Sections in The Marin Foundation (TMF) Budget: I.          Bridge Building II.        New Way Activism III.       [Read More…]

Dec 30: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 12-30-10: Sometimes a life in the unknown wilderness is the actual plan, and not just a means to an end. Luke 1:80 Jesus understood what actual inclusion stood for because even at the time of his birth there was no room at the inn for him or his family. [Read More…]

The Marin Foundation 2010 Donations and Expenses

As I have done each year since creating this blog, I am going to post the donation and expense records (rounded) for The Marin Foundation for the current year. Seeing that there are still three days left in 2010, there is still time for further donations or expenses, so below is what we have up to this morning: [Read More…]

Dec 29: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 12-29-10: The Lord is always looking for ways to bring us redemption in the parts of our life that hurt the most. Luke 1:24-25 Are you bold enough and have enough faith to say ‘I’m willing’ to the Lord’s will even if it will bring cultural shame upon yourself? [Read More…]

Politically Correct Version of Twas a Night Before Christmas

This is SO FUNNY! My uncle was forwarded this text by a friend and he read it to the family on Christmas day. All of us were cracking up! This was created by radio host Vicki McKenna. Here you go… The new 2010 version of Twas the Night Before Christmas: ” ‘Twas the Night Before [Read More…]

Dec 28: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 12-28-10: In desperate situations, never underestimate the strength of a woman. Mark 15:40-41 Many times our first reaction to miracles is to be afraid because our minds cannot conceptualize such a reality. Mark 16:6-14 Just because it’s called The Great Commandment to the whole world doesn’t mean it will [Read More…]

Dec 27: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 12-27-10: Dress me up and mock me while you can. The time for such things is coming quickly to an end. Mark 15:17-20 Though they think so, academics are not immune to being just as blind and revengeful as anyone else. Mark 15:31-32 Much love. [Read more…]

Best Stocking Stuffer Ever :)

It’s the morning of Christmas Eve-Eve, and Brenda and I couldn’t help but open our stockings to each other! Here’s what she got me… Much love. [Read more…]

Hilarious E-card from my Mom

Here is the link to the hilarious Christmas E-card my Mom just sent me! Sooooooo funny. I’m think I’m going to make some of these for my people too. I know it’s brought a huge smile to my face this morning… Merry Christmas Eve-Eve! Much love. [Read more…]

Dec 23: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 12-23-10: The hardest thing to do is stand up in the face of only opposition surrounding you. Mark 14:72 It takes a number of gatekeepers to execute one plan. It only takes one God. Mark 15:1, 16 Even the scared and weak know truth when they see it. Fear [Read More…]

Don’t Ask Don’t Tell

On Wednesday December 22, 2010 at 9:15am President Obama will be signing a bill that repeals Don’t Ask Don’t Tell. It’s about time. Personally, I don’t believe in war. I don’t believe in killing. I don’t believe that the only way to keep peace is through violence. I don’t believe in retaliation (even though my [Read More…]

Dec 21: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 12-21-10: False statements about you, who you are and what you’ve said are the oldest and cheapest ploy in the book. Amazing they still work. Mark 14:55-59 What some gatekeepers purport as blasphemy is actually fact. Who will die in the end? Mark 14:61-65 When you’re pinned into a [Read More…]