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Random Questions #11-20

#11 – What is the story behind the names of your kidsSydney Elizabeth– named after our Great Aunts.  Both were the matriarchs of the family.   Sarah-Clare – Margie’s mother and my mother.  Grayson Baxter – love the name Grayson and Baxter is Margie’s maiden name

 #12 – What is your favorite TV show?   “24”….I actually have some “confusing” feelings for Jack Bauer. Not proud of it…. I’m just saying!

 #13 – If you were the President of the United States—what is the first thing you would change?  I would have term limits for everyone in the House and Senate. Each could serve a max of 12 years. Period.

 #14 – Coke or Pepsi?   Coke…all people who love Jesus love Coca-Cola!!

 #15 – Mountains or the beach?  Both Margie and I love the beach but we live in North Texas and our favorite beach is about 13 hours away…  but we usually go there every other year!

 #16 – Favorite place you have never been on vacation?  England (entire UK)

 #17 – What amazes you most about God?  That He loves someone like me!

 #18 – What do you think is the biggest obstacle that most churches face? Fear:  we have a big view of our stuff (money, staff, buildings) and a small view of God.

 #19 – Favorite book of the Bible?   WOW…tough one….James (Handbook of the Bible)

 #20 – Favorite question to ask people?  “What would you be willing to attempt for God if you knew you could not fail?”

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Random Questions #5-10

#5 – Who Was The First Person You Ever Saw Live In Concert?Amy Grant (D.L. Ligon Coleseum, must have been 1982ish)

 #6 – What is your dream car? Aston Martin DB-8 (It will never happen)  1970 Olds 442 Convertable (maybe?)

 #7 – Who are your favorite musical artists?  Rich Mullins, Sydney Frank

 #8 – How often do you miss a Sunday Morning at FBC? Usually I will miss only once or twice. This year I will be out 4 times. Vacation and Speaking.  

 #9 – Who are some Christian leaders you have not met yet that you would most like to meet?  Rob Peabody/Perry Noble/Mark Driscoll/Robin Mark

  #10 – What is your favorite Bible verse?  Currently…Micah 6:8

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Random Questions…1-4

I ran across these questions from a leadership blog and thought I would give them a go.

#1 What is your favorite restaurant?

Local = probably Texas Road House for the atmosphere….but not for the price
Out of Town = Chick-Fil-A….yea, really.  I have tons of memories from Houston and Amarillo there.

#2 – What are your top 5 favorite movies?

Tough one…I’m pretty Old School when it comes to movies so I’ll have to give you a list…

  • Field of Dreams (Best Ever…even with Kevin Costner)
  • Star Wars IV (the First One)
  • Road to Rio (Anything with Bob Hope is good)
  • White Christmas (Bing, Danny, Rosemary etc. Fantastic!)
  • The Life of Reilly (Danny Kaye)
  • Sahara (New One)
  • The Patriot (should be required in schools)
  • It’s a Wonderful Life (Frank Capra nailed it!)
  • The Christmas Story
  • All of the Vacation Movies (TV Version)

#3 – Paper or plastic?

Save a tree or feed a landfill? Actually it’s all about trying to make as few trips as possible. Both?

#4 – Biggest Pet Peeve

Bumper stickers: including…anyone’s honor student, cartoons urinating on anything, vulgar stickers, fish (unless they are the ones you catch)

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