Mondays Matter: Week 50

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Mondays Matter: Week 50

Taken from the book Every Monday Matters: 52 Ways To Make A Difference by Matthew Emerzian and Kelly Bozza THANK A TEACHER -There are 2.6 million teachers that teach K-12. -42% of K-12 teachers are over 50 years old. -Almost 50% of teachers leave the profession by their 5th year. -A 15 billion per year…

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Matthew 1:23

The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a son, and they will call him Immanuel” – which means, “God with us.” Matthew 1:23

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Frosty Winner!

Random.org chose our winner this morning……………. Here are your random numbers: 3 Timestamp: 2009-12-08 Anonymous said…Snazzy the Kitty is the best. We love all the animals at our house and Frosty would get lots of lovin here. MaryMary is the winner. Please contact me and I will get Frosty right out to you!

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Mondays Matter: Week 49

Taken from the book Every Monday Matters: 52 Ways To Make A Difference by Matthew Emerzian and Kelly Bozza REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE -The U.S. leads the industrialized world in waste generation, producing 245 million tons annually-4.5 pounds per person per day. -2.5 million plastic bottles are thrown away every hour. -Producing recycled white paper creates…

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Facing My Fears

Over Thanksgiving, our family decided to take a short vacation with my husband’s sister and her family. We traveled to St. Louis, staying in the Drury Inn – Union Station (which I highly recommend). So, since we were so close to the Gateway Arch, the kids wanted to go there and travel up to the…

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Winner of Energizer Batteries and Charger!

The winner of the Energizer Batteries and charger is……………………………………………………. Here are your random numbers: 6 Timestamp: 2009-12-01 04:09:38 UTC Andrea said…I’d use them to charge up the toys coming for Christmas and then to charge my camera back up for our baby due in January 🙂 November 16, 2009 6:13 PM Congrats to Andrea! I…

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Clear Off Your Shelves Wrap Up

I participated in a Clear Off Your Shelves Challenge started by www.skrishnasbooks.com from October 1-November 30, 2009. My goal was to make a dent in the 67 books on my to read bookshelf at home. Along with reading review books and my book club books. I needed to read something that had been on my…

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Review: Dirty Little Angels by Chris Tusa

Dirty Little Angels by Chris Tusa Set in the slums of New Orleans, among clusters of crack houses and abandoned buildings, Dirty Little Angels is the story of sixteen year old Hailey Trosclair. When the Trosclair family suffers a string of financial hardships and a miscarriage, Hailey finds herself looking to God to save her…

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Mondays Matter: Week 48

Taken from the book Every Monday Matters: 52 Ways To Make A Difference by Matthew Emerzian and Kelly Bozza RESPECT THE DISABLED -54 million or more people ages 5 and older have a non-institutionalizing disability. -25 million disabled are of an employable age. -78% want to be employed, but only 33% have a job. -Disabilities…

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