Tag Archives: subbing

this mile’s for you

in less than 12 hours, i will run my first marathon ever! only one day in all my 40 years will i be able to say that. i came across a great idea in an article i read a few weeks … Continue reading

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a wanted man

I am a wanted man. When I get a request to sub for the 6th grade teachers at Arbor Creek Elementary (and I get them at least every two weeks), I know it’s because they truly want me there. I’ve … Continue reading

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top down

Regency Place Elementary is one of my favorite schools to sub at. Not only are the kids over-the-top friendly, polite, hardworking, and fun, the teachers go out of their way to make you feel welcome. (I’ve visited many a teacher’s … Continue reading

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the matthew effect

“For to everyone who has will more be given, and he will have an abundance. But from the one who has not, even what he has will be taken away.” (Matthew 25:29) While the words of Jesus can seem incredibly … Continue reading

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dressing the part

When I was student teaching, I once had a student tell me I looked like a bigger, older kid. It was not intended as a compliment. I believe I had worn kind of baggy jeans and a sweater. Those words … Continue reading

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why i sub

[legacy post from innovideo creative blog] Thankfully, doing video work is not my only source of income. It is the one stream of income I have year-round through my role with the church. During the school year, I also have … Continue reading

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supposed to, part 2

[legacy post from blogspot] It’s been almost a year since my last post, and it is certainly time for an update. At last check, if all you know is my blog at least, I was hurtling headlong into the school … Continue reading

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supposed to

[legacy post from blogspot] I was supposed to go to a Royals game that night with my dad and brother. Instead I found myself frantic to hear the voices of anyone I loved on a cell phone that afternoon. September … Continue reading

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here we go again

[legacy post from blogspot] “‘Naked I came from my mother’s womb, and naked I will depart. The LORD gave and the LORD has taken away; may the name of the LORD be praised.’ In all this, Job did not sin … Continue reading

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