Archive | June, 2006

30 June 2006 ~ 3 Comments

Pickle Phobia??

I remember being on tour in Indiana with Young Americans and visiting the pickle factory with my homestay in Dekalb, Indiana. It was the exciting claim to fame of that town…we are talking about the midwest here friends.  Did you know they have flavored pickles?  The brown sugar cinnamon was actually really good. Anyway, I […]

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30 June 2006 ~ 2 Comments

R&R With Keith And Dave

Several months ago, Dave Trotter teamed up with his good friend Keith Page, founding pastor of ROCKharbor church in Costa Mesa to start up  The idea being to provide resources and relationship for multiple church planters.  Check out the site to learn more. Part of the plan is monthly events for planters and those […]

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29 June 2006 ~ 1 Comment

Long Beach Memorial Hospital *UPDATED*

Rachel and I were just talking last night about getting over to the hospital next week for the tour of the baby area.  Little did we know we would be getting a private tour in no time!  Last night we ended up heading to the emergency room with a concern, thinking they’d just check her […]

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28 June 2006 ~ 1 Comment

The Hub

So it’s been almost 2 weeks now in our new offices/ministry center, "The Hub."  We now have 2500 square feet of office and 2500 square feet of warehouse where the band will practice, youth will meet, and seminars can be held.  After 2 years being cramped up in the "single-wide" it has been so different […]

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26 June 2006 ~ 0 Comments

Life Group Bonfire

This past Saturday we got together for our life group bonfire.  It was actually a gathering of three life groups that have multiplied out of a group that started in our condo in downtown Long Beach. We probably had 15 or so people come out and we had a blast throwing the football, making s’mores, […]

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22 June 2006 ~ 0 Comments

Video iPod Rumor

So Bret showed me this mock up tonight during worship rehearsal of what the future video iPod is supposed to look like.  It’s widescreen, has a touchpad screen, shows movies like the picture above shows and then flips upright like the old ones for music. I already have to live with my free shuffle that […]

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20 June 2006 ~ 7 Comments

Looking For Feedback

Here it is.  My first official Typepad post.  If you’re here, you probably got here from the blogger design to check it out.  Let me know what you think.  Still haven’t decided if it would be worthwhile or not, and the top of this page I’m looking at tells me I have 14 days to […]

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20 June 2006 ~ 1 Comment

New Blog Host?

OK, so I haven’t had many posts lately, and this time it’s not because I haven’t had anything to say.  In wanting to improve my blog more, I’ve been thinking about switching over to Typepad because I’ve seen a lot of other blog designs I really like that use them. So this site has been […]

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14 June 2006 ~ 2 Comments

Macbook Pro

Well, I guess this is kinda older news, but it is just pretty necessary that it receives a post of it’s own.  After years of trying to fight the trend, I’ve pretty much turned to the dark side.  Yesterday was the one week anniversary of Dave and I getting our refurbished 15" Macbook Pro‘s to […]

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14 June 2006 ~ 0 Comments


Last night in life Group, as we have been going through Ephesians in our current series "Identity Theft," we talked about the truth that you are not what you do.  Your job, your actions, your past do not identify you.  You are who you are in Christ.  It hit me that when we come to […]

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