Monthly Archives for August 2010

Redirection (not Phoenix)

A brief life update: As we’ve neared our move to Phoenix/the church plant something funny has happened. God, in his providence, has decisively redirected us to not move forward with those plans, he’s kept us in the Bay Area. We … Continue reading

30. August 2010 by Justin Buzzard
Categories: Adventure | 7 comments


Circumstances

People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don’t believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want and if they can’t … Continue reading

29. August 2010 by Justin Buzzard
Categories: Leadership | 1 comment


Vocation & Gladness

The voice we should listen to most as we choose a vocation is the voice that we might think we should listen to least, and that is the voice of our own gladness. What can we do that makes us … Continue reading

25. August 2010 by Justin Buzzard
Categories: Leadership | 4 comments


A Day With Darrin Patrick in the Bay Area (Tomorrow)

Tomorrow I’ll be spending the day with Darrin Patrick in the Bay Area. The Gospel Coalition: Bay Area chapter that a few of us formed is now partnering with The NorCal Network (which is now partnering with Acts29) to host … Continue reading

25. August 2010 by Justin Buzzard
Categories: Leadership | 2 comments


Vocation

Update: Justin Taylor informed me that World Magazine articles can be read in their entirety when linked to from blogs. So, you don’t need a subscription to read the article linked to below. The latest issue of World Magazine is … Continue reading

25. August 2010 by Justin Buzzard
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Run a Marathon at Age 101

Have you heard of Buster Martin before? At age 101 he ran the London Marathon. He didn’t drink any water during the marathon, but he drank lots of beer. You have no excuse anymore. Buster Martin just busted all of … Continue reading

23. August 2010 by Justin Buzzard
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This Guy Is Not Allowed At My Church

Do not allow this guy at your church:

22. August 2010 by Justin Buzzard
Categories: Adventure | 4 comments


Possibility

If I were to wish for anything I should not wish for wealth and power, but for the passionate sense of what can be, for the eye which, ever young and ardent, sees the possible. Pleasure disappoints, possibility never. And … Continue reading

22. August 2010 by Justin Buzzard
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Autism, Technology, & My Brother Mark

CE Pro magazine features an article about my brother Mark, my nephew Brody, and technology distributed by my family’s company that’s helping children with autism. Here’s the lead in: Brody Buzzard is a playful 2-year-old with a mild case of … Continue reading

20. August 2010 by Justin Buzzard
Categories: Adventure | 5 comments


Seven Years of Marriage & Praying Widows

I took my wife on a date today. Today’s our 7th wedding anniversary. This was a different kind of a date, I brought my sons along. I wanted my sons to see the place I married their mommy. I wanted … Continue reading

16. August 2010 by Justin Buzzard
Categories: Leadership | 11 comments


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