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get out of the trees [day 173]

My video is finally done and available!  Click here to watch it and vote for it. 🙂 This stop motion video project was created for a contest that AT&T is doing through zooppa.com.  Here’s the concept, as posted on AT&T’s … Continue reading

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flashback [day 106]

Flashback. As a child I was taught to buy a lot of stuff we didn’t need and saving money was not mentioned at all.  My parents always had new cars, with car payments, and the justification?  Buying a used car … Continue reading

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dumpster diving in my recycling bin [day 61]

I’m always yapping to people about my blog and the challenge, but most people will not remember the website name or think about visiting it.  I would like to eventually turn this into a resource of ideas, from easy to … Continue reading

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recycling the recycling conversation [day 19 & 20]

On day 14 of the challenge, I blogged about a recycling program I set up at our church building.  I have received some emails about my “free recycling program”, challenging me with the question, “Is it ethical?” Let me start … Continue reading

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[book review] irresistible revolution by shane claiborne

Paperback: 368 pages Publisher: Zondervan (February 1, 2006) ISBN-10: 0310266300 Amazon link: http://www.amazon.com/Irresistible-Revolution-Living-Ordinary-Radical/dp/0310266300/ I did a review of this book on amazon.com on June 5th, 2010. This book makes me want to not only make some small changes, but change … Continue reading

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the challenge

I have been reading many books lately about poverty and homelessness.  Among those are Under the Overpass, Trolls and Truth and Irresistible Revolution.  I have a long list of other books that I have on my reading list, but one at a time. … Continue reading

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