• Did you notice the new header photo and tagline? Formerly “Maxwell House: All About One Alaskan Family”, now “The Maxwell House: Overcome by Christ”. The reference is to 2 Peter 2:19 where Peter is warning the church about the dangers of false teachers. Peter writes about these deceptions, “These are springs without water and mists driven by a storm, for whom the black darkness has been reserved. For speaking out arrogant words of vanity they entice by fleshly desires, by sensuality, who barely escape from the ones who live in error, promising them freedom while they themselves are slaves of corruption; for by what a man is overcome, by this he is enslaved.” We have been overcome by Christ, and are eager to continue in this process.
  • Have you ever considered where you’d sleep if you were homeless? My top two choices so far are (1) the post office (I’m sure it’s been tried before, but you can’t beat it’s constant temperature and unlocked doors). (2) Underneath the caboose at Nunley Park. I imagine those thick railroad ties and steel above would really help block out the wind.
  • Looking for something fun and cheap to do this summer? Enroll the kiddos at Kids Bowl Free and they can bowl free games all summer long (minus the shoe rental). Add four adults to the summer bowling schedule for only $25. Uber cool. Check Ebay for inexpensive bowling shoes. Bowling is the best sport because almost everyone looks silly doing it, and you won’t find too many over zealous parents in the stands šŸ˜‰
  • Finally, for an interesting look at an up-and-coming digital currency, here’s a youtube video about Bitcoin. This doesn’t beat a standardized, physical currency, but it’s interesting nonetheless.