Here's a highlight of the best of what I experienced in 2008:
I assisted in the delivery of our fourth child, Emmerson Caroline Griggs
I baptized my oldest daughter Chandler after she gave her life to Christ
Wake Forest made their third consecutive bowl game and I've been there for every one
I read the Bible cover to cover
I read more books cover to cover than any other year in recent memory
2 of my 4 kids are in school every day
I have completed my 8th year of ministry at the church where I serve
All six of us flew out to Seattle together and survived the round trip
Five Sided Coffee came to a close (but I still roast a little here and there)
In spite of all the financial mess, the Lord has blessed me and I can pay my bills
My wife is still the greatest wife ever and my kids are still the greatest kids ever
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