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    April 26, 2017

    eBay Challenge + Joy Stories = Doing Har...

    The Joy FM is showcasing Joy Stories this year, stories that exemplify incredible and inexplicable joy in the midst of unimaginable circumstances. Ton...
  • April 12, 2017

    SMART Goals

    We are winding down on our Do Hard Things book. We don’t want the kids to stop stretching themselves to exceed expectations though and so tonigh...
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    March 30, 2017

    Organizing, Sorting, Straightening, and ...

    We have committed to going once a month to the Lamplighter library to straighten the shelves, add books if needed, and do some general organizing. Tha...
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    March 22, 2017

    Chapter 11 and Another Do Hard Things Op...

    It’s hard to believe we are almost done with this study! We discussed chapter 11 tonight, which was chock full of examples of young people who e...
  • March 8, 2017

    Are You A Fruit Stapler?

    I know it’s been a while since we blogged our lessons, but they have been interspersed with book sorting and preparing for the spaghetti dinner ...
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    November 10, 2016

    Respectacle!!!!!

    Our Respectacle mission has ended!!!! The glasses are boxed and ready to ship. Thanks to everyone who donated, 23 people will be blessed with the gift...
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    November 2, 2016

    Of Labels and Expectations

    Tonight we went over our chapter 6 questions, which also marks the halfway point through our book, Do Hard Things. Then we watched the first half of s...
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    October 18, 2016

    Lamplighter Fall Festival!

    As you all know, in STOMP, the youth are learning to do hard things, exceed the low expectations of them that society sees as the norm for teenagers. ...
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    October 12, 2016

    5 Kinds of Hard

    Tonight we discussed chapter four and reclaiming the teen years as the launching pad of life. We talked about “kidults,” those people who,...
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    October 5, 2016

    Breaking the Chains

    Tonight we discussed chapter three. In this chapter Alex and Brett talk about the shackles teenagers have on their minds that keep them from feeling l...
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    September 21, 2016

    Teenagers Then and Now

    We watched the second segment of the Do Hard Things video conference this evening while we enjoyed dinner together in the form of a baked potato bar. ...
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    September 14, 2016

    Do Hard Things – Here We Go!!!!

    Tonight was STOMP’s kickoff night to Do Hard Things! We watched the first segment of Brett and Alex’s “Rebelution” video confe...
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eBay Challenge + Joy Stories = Doing Hard Things

The Joy FM is showcasing Joy Stories this year, stories that exemplify incredible and inexplicable joy in the midst of unimaginable circumstances. Tonight we watched their latest Joy Story about…

SMART Goals

We are winding down on our Do Hard Things book. We don’t want the kids to stop stretching themselves to exceed expectations though and so tonight we gave them time…

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Organizing, Sorting, Straightening, and Praying

We have committed to going once a month to the Lamplighter library to straighten the shelves, add books if needed, and do some general organizing. That was tonight! Doing hard…

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Chapter 11 and Another Do Hard Things Opportunity

It’s hard to believe we are almost done with this study! We discussed chapter 11 tonight, which was chock full of examples of young people who exceeded society’s expectations and…

Are You A Fruit Stapler?

I know it’s been a while since we blogged our lessons, but they have been interspersed with book sorting and preparing for the spaghetti dinner auction and missionaries sharing. We…

Mission Lamplighter Library!!

Tonight was our first night back from Christmas break. After talking about what we did over the holidays and how it was to be back to routine, we began working…

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Respectacle!!!!!

Our Respectacle mission has ended!!!! The glasses are boxed and ready to ship. Thanks to everyone who donated, 23 people will be blessed with the gift of better vision very…

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Of Labels and Expectations

Tonight we went over our chapter 6 questions, which also marks the halfway point through our book, Do Hard Things. Then we watched the first half of session 2 of…

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Lamplighter Fall Festival!

As you all know, in STOMP, the youth are learning to do hard things, exceed the low expectations of them that society sees as the norm for teenagers. Last Thursday,…

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5 Kinds of Hard

Tonight we discussed chapter four and reclaiming the teen years as the launching pad of life. We talked about “kidults,” those people who, by definition of age are adults, but…