Oct 24 2011

Connecting, Concerning and Odd

A fiance's love saved 25-year-old teacher Gul Karacoban from being left to die under the rubble of a restaurant she was eating at when a deadly earthquake struck eastern Turkey. Fiancé saves woman from beneath quake's rubble TODAY.com

Members of the Gospel Presbyterian Church in Schaumburg, Ill., were heading to their vehicles after services on Sunday afternoon when members of one family discovered a green canvas bag on the hood of their car, the Schaumburg Police Department said. Newborn found in shopping bag in church parking lot TODAY.com

I’ve whipped up a quick handy-dandy guide to figuring out what men are like based on their footwear. It’s not scientific and it’s definitely tongue in cheek. What You Can Learn About a Guy by his Show Shine from YAHOO!

Crews reportedly put tape around the edge of the windscreen on the pilot's window before the plane left from Stansted airport in England to Riga, Latvia. Ryanair Reportedly Uses Tape to Seal Plane Window FOX News

Two identical twins in Indiana now have another birthday in common: They delivered babies on the same day at the same hospital. Indiana sister who are identical twins give birth on same day, at same hospital Washington Post

Hacker develops rear window LED to send messages to other drivers YAHOO! NEWS

Millions of bees escape semi in Utah accident CBS News

John Lennon's tooth up for auction CNN.com

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Oct 20 2011

Worth Fighting For

Cancer has effected approximately 1.5 million plus lives in America.  Recently Guiliana Rancic was diagnosed with breast cancer.

We want to honor those who have battled cancer, still battling, survived or lost the fight.  If that is you or someone you know, please post the name here or on Facebook.  Also, please join us in prayer for these people and families.

First name I want to add is my mom, Carol Smith.

Thank you for your comments and prayers.

Here are some resources.

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

American Cancer Society

Other Stories:

The mother of the two-year-old girl who was run over twice by vans and left bleeding in the middle of a narrow market street in China has praised the woman who rescued her gravely injured daughter. Chinese Toddler’s Hit and Run: Mother Praises Rescuer. abc NEWS

A family from Joplin, Mo., whose home was destroyed in the devastating tornado got the surprise of a lifetime today when Ty Pennington and the team from ABC's "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" knocked on their door, live on "Good Morning America," with news that their house would be rebuilt. Tornado-Scarred Joplin Family Gets Surprise of a Lifetime. abc Good Morning America

A real life Notebook movie story. An Iowa couple who was married for 72 years died one hour apart last week in the hospital as they held hands. Couple married 72 years dies holding hands. TODAY

Real Life "Notebook" Story by K-LOVE Radio

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Oct 19 2011

Have You Seen The Sign?

I was at a restaurant the other day after church and noticed I could not read the score of the football game, but my son rattled it off like it was nothing.  I then realized that I am getting old, and that I need glasses.  What has made you say, "I am getting old?" Share your story here or on Facebook

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