When you visit, a Revolutionary War historical marker greets you.
Inside our apartment grounds, we have a cemetery dating back to the Revolutionary War. So, by moving to Virginia, we not only settled in the middle of history, we live with history in our backyard.
The plot houses the Lewis family, and specifically Jesse Pitman Lewis (March 8, 1849) and his brother Taliaferro (July 12, 1810). Jesse fought as part of the Virginia Milita and Taliaferro in the Continental Line. . . .
For the last few years, I have opened up August newsletters and read all about TFC Camp. This great place that invited me into fun, knowledge and worship every summer for as long as I remember. Just the last few years, I couldn't accept the invitation because I grew up and God placed me on paths that took me away from camp, such as Navigators mission trips or internships. . . .
If you watched the video, you probably went, "Why would I want a locust farm?" Well, it's not for you. It's for the people that are starving over on the Horn of Africa. In the refugee camp of Dadaab in Kenya, 1,300 people are arriving daily seeking hope. Food is a source of hope, but severe drought, worse than crispy corn in Nebraska drought. Why worse? Because that is the only livelihood they have. . . .
Football season roars in just as school starts. Yay. (That is my best attempt at being excited about the sport.) But, I do like mascots. :)
So today, I bring you Tuesday Trivia - Mascot Edition. To test your knowledge, just glance at the photos and put the name of the university the mascot represents, and bonus points if you know the mascots name.