Phillips, Craig and Dean
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Today didnâ€™t start off too good, but the way it ended makes up for all that could have and did go wrong. This was the day that all faculty had to report back to work. We would be served a good hot full breakfast and listen to some, generally, dry presentations. I try never to speak badly about these obligations for many reason, so I wonâ€™t today. The president of the college, Dr. Bill Holda, always gives a very uplifting and to the point talk to us. Today he didnâ€™t disappoint. He reminded all of us about the good work we were doing here in
I attend the Phillips, Craig and Dean concert at the
Phillips Craig and Dean have been around for about 17 years and have won numerous awards, have had many number one hits and sold millions of albums. I have everyone of them. The sang some of their best know songs like, Turn on the Radio, which was their first hit on the radio in 1991, The Favorite Song of all, Mercy came a Running and so many more of my favorites.
They took time to talk about one of the charities they support: Food for the Hungry. This Christian organization helps to feed children in some of the poorest countries in the world. You can check them out at www.fh.org if you would like some more info. I many others took on the sponsorship of a child for 1 year at$32 a month.
Well, they broke for a few minutes which gave me a chance to meet the people sitting next to me. Terry and her son Colin were really nice and we shared some stories and exchange good wishes. Come to find out, Colinâ€™s sister is married to and performs with a professional musician out of
We were also treated with a surprise appearance by Paul Baloche the songwriter from
We talk a lot about what we did and what we say when we write these blogs, I just wanted to say that didnâ€™t just see or hear, but I felt. I felt lifted up and refreshed. I am glad that I took a couple of hours to leave the phone at home and to be a part of some great worship on a rainy Monday evening in