Ohio springs often bring strong winds. Living here for the past twenty-one years has given me several opportunities to experience the devastation that these powerful gusts can create. It was only a year ago about this time that a tornado ripped through our community, yanking trees out of the ground like dandelions, demolishing barns into a mess of mangled metal, and flattening farmhouses that had been long-time landmarks of productive rural life. One misplaced strong wind and a whole life-time of memories were instantly gone.
|See more about Thomas “Spanky” Assiter here.
Last week I listened to motivational speaker and auctioneer, Thomas
“Spanky” Assiter speak about how to grow your business. He spoke about being a “champion” in your avenue of work. “A champion is the best in the world in whatever he does. Society rewards those who are #1 and this is the place that anyone should strive to be.” These are the words that he used to motivate us to affirm, visualize, and believe that we can be the champion within our sphere of influence.
Me, Myself, & Bob: A True Story About Dreams, God, and Talking Vegetables
By: Phil Vischer
The creator of VeggieTales