A Slice Of Life To Go is an online Christian blog written by Todd Thompson. It encourages people to see the beauty in ordinary moments and to know God’s unconditional, unfailing love in everyday life.

April, 2002

Mercy, Grace And A Second Chance

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2002

Mercy means we are spared the punishment we deserve. Grace means we receive blessings we don’t deserve. Sometimes these truths are illustrated in a single terrifying moment. It was 4 PM on the afternoon of April 16th. I had just put┬ámy twins down for a nap. Annie and Emma, protesting mildly because it’s in their […]

In The Heat Of The Moment

Thursday, April 11th, 2002

It was a family vacation during the summer of my 8th grade year. My grandparents were taking the trip with us to Ohio and West Virginia to visit distant relatives. At the end of a long day of driving, we spotted a motel just outside a tiny town in Indiana. One of those small, 30-room […]

TV Talk Show Theology

Thursday, April 4th, 2002

Hello! And welcome to our show. We’re glad you tuned in. Today’s topic promises to be a hot one! We’re talking with parents who claim, “My Teenage Gothic Vampire Wild Child Is Out of Control!” With us on stage is Mary and her 15-year old daughter Susie. “So, Mary, you’re having difficulty with your daughter?” […]

Talking About God In Aisle 3

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2002

There were only a handful of cars in the parking lot at 11:40 PM. It’s nice being only half a mile from a grocery store that stays open until midnight. To find one that stays open all night means driving an extra mile. Oh, the inconveniences of living in a big city. I’ve always thought […]