Thursday, 01 June 2017
So after almost 45 years of marriage, how do you do something exotic and really special and inexpensive? How about a date in Maui! Is that even possible for $25? Well, you do need to be creative and willing to do something just a little different, like spending 3 months or more at Haggai Institute in Maui. But that’s not too hard...
Thursday, 25 May 2017
Reliving our Honeymoon on $25
It’s easy to get caught up in daily life, thinking about the day to day and forgetting sometimes about the magic that brought you together in the beginning of your marriage. That’s what our date was all about. We decided to go back and relive some memories that we made on our amazing two month honeymoon in Europe, which was nine years ago...
Thursday, 18 May 2017
$25 date night planning. This is how it went:
“We need an idea for the $25 date night.”
“Hmmm. What about going out for dessert and a long board?”
“We could. Nice but not too exciting.”
“Or, we could hitch hike to Kelowna with a sign that says invite us
over for dinner!”
Silence (with an eye roll)...
Thursday, 11 May 2017
We were on our way to Vancouver anyways so we decided to stop in at Harrison’s Hot Springs and do our date night there. We had a few goals: Keep it under $25 of course, soak it up in some hot springs and find a waterfall to explore...
Thursday, 04 May 2017
At SBC we love and welcome kids and we hope it shows. Whether your kids are 2 weeks old or graduating high school, we consider it a privilege and responsibility to have them entrusted to us for any of our events.
Our Sparks girl’s club is an opportunity to spend time with the girls from our church family as well as the community. Every year a huge highlight for both the girls and us as leaders is Father Daughter night and this year was no exception...
Thursday, 27 April 2017
If you haven't had a chance to read the Mercy Tech update from Rick Cogbill and Phil Cote, you can head over to their blog page to read it.
And for your viewing pleasure, here is an amazing video produced by One Life Once Chance Ministries that highlights Mercy Tech Mission and demonstrates how God is using their ministry to impact lives...
Wednesday, 12 April 2017
Earlier this year Tammy wrote a blog post called Solving the Orange Mystery. This is part two. For our children's programs, SBC Kids Preschool and Elementary, Spark and Spudz, all follow Orange.
Orange is simple - it’s a strategy...
Monday, 03 April 2017
What a rollercoaster of emotions it was today for the Mexico team and me. We all felt sadness at having to leave such a wonderful experience in the rear-view mirror but also felt great joy at the thought of seeing our families and friends again. To top it all off...