Thursday, March 20, 2008
Thank you for visiting me at "For What it's Worth". I appreciate your visit and would like to invite you to visit my new website and blog. You can find it at jjriley.net. Please feel free to check out the new site and tell me what you think. I look forward to hearing from you there.
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Tuesday, March 18, 2008
Where do you run when life turns upside - down?
The name of the LORD is a strong tower; the righteous run to it and are safe.
I lift up my eyes to the hills—where does my help come from? My help comes from the LORD, the Maker of heaven and earth. He will not let your foot slip—he who watches over you will not slumber; indeed, he who watches over
Are you in trouble? Is your life out of your control? There’s only one you can run to who can see you through…He’ll be your
Wednesday, March 05, 2008
Thank God for little children!
During worship this past Sunday – my daughter Kendall – age six – held up and waved a piece of paper that she had drawn several hearts on. As the congregation is singing, and
I may be a little slow... but I didn't miss this one.
Thursday, February 28, 2008
My Thoughts on Winter ...
This may sound a little strange – but I really enjoy winter. It’s not just the winter… I love all four seasons. I especially enjoy them in
Spring and fall are my favorites by far – but summer and winter are amazing.
There are a few details that when present make the winter much more pleasant. One detail would be snow – lots of it and often. Along with the snow comes sleigh riding, snowman (snow people) building with Kristin and
The only problem I can see with winter is that after the National Championship Game and the Super Bowl – the college and pro football seasons are over and baseball season is still a few months away. Sport fans are left with little more on ESPN than basketball and hockey. College basketball is pretty cool, but still leaves us a little sports starved during the coldest months of the year. I’m thankful that Golf starts in February, at least we can watch Tiger, Ernie, Phil, Rich, and the others between hockey fights and missed traveling calls in pro basketball.
By the way… I went to a fight one time – and three hockey games broke out! (Sorry)
Which season is your favorite – winter, spring, summer, or fall?