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.

December, 2007

Quiet Time Resolutions

Sunday, December 30th, 2007

Alexander Whyte said… “The victorious Christian life is a series of new beginnings.” That is certainly true when it comes to our devotional relationship with God, otherwise known as “quiet time”. It has to be one of the Christian’s most popular New Year’s resolutions, “To read my Bible through and spend more time with God.” […]

The Joy Of Christmas…Presents

Wednesday, December 19th, 2007

Under a pile of blankets, Annie and Emma, dressed in their soft flannel pink and green polka dot pajamas, were snug in their bed. All I could see were their smiling faces. On the other side of the bedroom window, a nippy 29 degree night. “Tell us a story, Daddy! Tell us a real one about you when you […]

The Joy of Christmas…Anticipation

Sunday, December 16th, 2007

While it may be impossible for anyone under age 25 to comprehend, once upon a time there was no Internet. The phrase, “I’ll just buy it online” would have been as nonsensical as “I’ll just buy it on triangle.” Today’s tech savvy kids send their parents an email, complete with hyperlinks to websites with the lowest […]

The Joy Of Christmas…Enthusiasm

Friday, December 14th, 2007

A couple years ago I was working in the Team Shop during a Phoenix Suns game. During the halftime rush I saw an elderly gentleman looking at my name badge. “Hi there, Todd! How’s it going?” “Great! How’s it going for you?” “Fantastic! I’m 87 years old and I love my job!” “Your job?” “Yep. I’m 87, I’m […]

What’s In A Name?

Thursday, December 6th, 2007

My neighbor got a dog a couple weeks ago. A little lap dog that the veterinarian thinks is about 2 years old. It’s a Papillon (PA-pee-yon). I’d never seen one in person before. As you likely know, Papillon is French for “butterfly”. The breed is so named because their ears look like butterfly wings. I […]