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.


The Danger Of Seeing Yourself As The Good Guy

Monday, August 16th, 2010

In literature, he or she is referred to as the “protagonist”. The leading character, hero, or heroine of the drama. These are the good guys. The good girls. The characters who, though not perfect and may stumble along the way, do the right thing. Especially in the end. As good literature proves, without tension there […]

The Value Of A Question

Sunday, September 21st, 2008

“Daddy, I have a question.” I hear this often from my daughters. 2nd grader’s this year, they love learning. I wonder what her question is this time? What’s 16 + 16? How to spell “clock”? Or maybe something┬áregarding a favorite place, like “When are we going to Krispy Kreme again?” “Sure, Emma, what’s your question?” […]


Saturday, June 14th, 2008

Who taught you what you know? What proficient skills do you possess because, once upon a time, someone had the patience to start from scratch and teach them to you? Have you said “thank you”? As I sit here composing this column it occurs to me that my fingers are quickly, and fairly accurately, navigating […]

Tell The Whole Story

Tuesday, February 26th, 2008

For Annie and Emma and me, one of our favorite places to eat is Rudy’s BBQ. My first experience with Rudy’s was in Austin, Texas while visiting with our friends Andy and Lynn Neillie and Ron Sciarro. At Rudy’s, your plate is a sheet of waxed paper spread out on a picnic table. Brisket, ribs, […]