Aug 20 2013

Swim Teacher with MS Inspires Thousands of Kids

MS hasn't stopped this swim teacher from making an impact.

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Stealth Snowmobile developed by Canadians.

Men with beards look almost 10 years older.

Etiquette tips for dining out with kids.

NYC runaway cab injures tourist.

Duchess Kate sets new fashion trend.

NFL under fire for new handbag ruling.

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First Day of School Lessons we can all learn.

Mother's life saved by her daughters.

Snail emerges weeks after this boy cuts knee.

Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook page hacked to prove point.

Want a gold iPhone?

Autistic kids feel like rock stars when surfing!

Singing exercises can reduce snoring.

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Aug 19 2013

Soul Surfer, Bethany Hamilton Gets Married

When 13-year old Bethany Hamilton lost her arm in a shark attack off the coast of Hawaii, she could have turned bitter and rejected all that she knew of God. But, with a maturity not often seen in one so young, Bethany chose to cling even closer to Jesus and allow God to use her tragedy to show others that God is faithful.

She said "I have this thought every second of my life—Why me? Not negatively, like Why did this terrible thing happen to me? But more like "Why did God choose me and what does He have in mind for me?"

A few years ago, Scott and I had the privilege of meeting Bethany and chatting with her on the show.  I came away with the sense of a strong woman who is confident of who she is in Christ. She has allowed God to remind us that God will never leave us, or forsake us (Deut. 31:6). And, because she is willing to be used by God, we know that the hardest things we go through can be used to help others who are going through something tough.

So, congratulations to Bethany and her husband Adam! We are celebrating with them. Oh, and I love the fact that she chose to get married in the same spot that she was attacked 10 years ago. Talk about God bringing beauty from ashes?!

Bethany's life is a beautiful reminder of this truth: God is faithful.

http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2013/08/19/the-unlikely-place-the-pro-surfer-who-lost-her-arm-during-a-shark-attack-just-married-a-christian-minister/

 

Aug 19 2013

Orphaned Teenager Encourages Others to Pay it Forward

Little girl who lost her family encourages others pay it forward.

Homeless Teens headed to college!

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Hilarious! Gotta love these pics of kids tasting lemons.

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Mom and daughter face cancer together.

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Bob Harper gives the key to weight-loss.

Willie Robertson surprised couple on their wedding day!

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Lucky shot gets this Freshman FREE tuition.

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5 weird tricks that will help you lose weight.

How to step these 8 common cooking mistakes.

Ferrari makes world record.

New app lets you pay with your face.

Is your credit score killing you?

This kid had enough traveling for one day!

 

 Big Wheel for grownups - would you try it?

Deodorant that helps you face the day in more than one way.

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