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The anti-blog post

Sometimes I feel like writing a blog amounts to a big bragging session. Of course, I’d like to think that’s never been our intention. And at our core, I think that’s true. But I also know that it’s certainly much more fun to blog about cool stuff, and show the fun, heartwarming, impressive or interesting things that happen to our family than to write about the shortcomings, failures, arguments, doubts, times where we’ve lost our temper with our kids, or any of a wide assortment of things that are just as much a part of our lives as the good stuff, and unfortunately are probably a bigger portion of our actual lives. Anyway, I got to thinking about this lately so thought I would share my thoughts on the matter.

Because of the nature of my job with EMI and the fact that we are supported by a team of very generous people who believe in our mission and ministry with EMI, it’s important that we keep people up to date with what’s going on. If people are going to invest in our family and the …