Author Archives: Jim Baker

10.26.09 – Hidey Wedding

This weekend was Chris Hidey’s wedding. I snuck a quick pic of Hidey brothers and me in the bathroom right before the service. Jess and I had the honor to attend one of the most fun and beautiful weddings we have ever been to. It was held at the botanical gardens in NYC. I read […]

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10.22.09 – Grandpa Stiles 90th Birthday

Grandpa Stiles (Jess’ dad’s father) on his 90th Birthday(iso 1600 shot with the g11 for you photo geeks) We’re hanging out tonite in Youngstown Ohio. We just spent the evening with Grandpa Stiles who is ninety today. When I asked him how it feels to be ninety he replied, “I don’t know how’s it suppose […]

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10.22.09 – vision and on the run again

jess’ eye When Woody Woodson was here speaking he spoke so much on vision.“You can’t receive it until you can see it.” We are having a ministry fair at our church this weekend (Jess and I will be in NYC for a friends wedding) but as I was preparing a dream list of needs for […]

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10.21.09 – just checking in

Brianne, Decklin, Daylan and Corey.the Errett Family Hey everyone, just checking in. 3 days without posting a blog seems like forever. Earlier in the month (where has october gone?) I did family portraits for the Errett family. Corey is the youth pastor at Lakewood Baptist in Jamestown and is a good friend of mine. He […]

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10.18.09 – presentation

I walked out after church to see a bunch of the cupcakes my wife made left over on the bake sale table. Everything else sold Not knowing we were selling things individually, I brought the cupcakes to church in a tin. We then ended up at the last minute putting each cupcake in the only […]

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10.17.09 – bake sale!!!

Tomorrow our church is having a bake sale to support theNew York City School of Urban Ministrytrip that Jess and I will be going on in November. Two of our students will also be going on this trip. Jess being the creative one that she is decided to make these cupcakes in hopes that the […]

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10.16.09 – a tribute to my great late canon sd870

canon sd870 (Dec 2007- Oct 2009) R.I.P Notice all the wear and tear, owned the camera for about 2 years and it got a ton of use.The lcd took its last breath earlier this summer (I’m actually surprised it lasted as long as it did, in 2008 i got hit by a pretty big wave […]

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10.16.09 – really?!

(view from my back window) ya know… i spent the last two winters in hawaii… this is a little different. Jess and I were suppose to go to a ministry training seminar all day today and tomorrow but we are taking the day to just rest and recuperate instead. JIM baker

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10.15.09 – abide

(click on the picture above to see the story behind it) I spoke in church this past sunday about John 15:9.“As the Father has loved me, so I love you, now abide in my love.” This has become a life verse for me, that has changed how I do things. It’s Jesus speaking, and He’s […]

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10.12.09 – higher calling

What do you see below? Just simply a picture of 5 cell phones? Hardly. Recently we’ve been asking what serves as a distraction at Higher Calling which is the name of the churches youth ministry. During worship tonite, a student came and dropped their cell phone in the middle of the floor where we were […]

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