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Would Jesus shop at Target?

Would Jesus Shop at Target?

This past week, I’ve come to realize that we, my friends, have a glorious chance to be Rocking Ordinary by how we respond publicly and privately to current events. Changing the world — highlighting audacious, extraordinary grace — is what we are all about, and there’s no time like the present to walk out Christ-like attitudes before our family, our friends, and our community.

Garfias Family Update

As usual, I didn’t get Christmas cards or holiday letters sent out. And it has been quite a while since I talked about my family here. So I thought I’d take a moment to catch you up on the latest Garfias gossip. All in all, 2015 was a good year for our family. We started with high hopes and finished with a bang! David started his own soccer club, the first competitive (non-recreational) soccer program in our city. This has been a dream of his for many years, and he just loves every minute of it. The Rowlett Fusion Futbol Club is growing faster than he can keep up with it. He already has four teams and is looking to add even more this spring. There are two talented coaches working with him, and a couple more are talking about joining the program this year. So our weekends are plenty busy with soccer games. David also directs our church AWANA program, one of only two full programs (preschool through high school) east of Dallas. Since he changed …