Feel Good Friday #41

Paralympian and marathon champ Tatyana McFadden inspires a new generation of marathoners. Training for the Big Race and Starting Early Whew, it was only the vacuum. No Crime Here I've never shared a Kickstarter campaign in this space, but I just thought this was such a cool idea for people with dementia. My experience with people living with memory loss is that items, images and music from the past can be healing and ...

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Feel Good Friday #40

Celebrating 40 weeks of Feel Good Friday! Every week Doubting Believer brings you things to read, watch or listen to that are bound to make you smile. Because we all could use a little good news. This Indiana school district is finding ways to turn leftovers into take home meals for kids and their families. Way to feed people. Leftovers Let's Hear it for Kids Today! Fed up with potholes in ...

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Feel Good Friday #39

Every Friday, Doubting Believer likes to bring you things to read, watch or listen to that are sure to make you smile. Because we all could use a little good news. For those who have been following the story of Tani Adewumi, the young refugee chess champion, there continues to be good news. Not only has there been an outpouring of financial support for the previously homeless Adewumi family, the ...

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Feel Good Friday #33

Every week, Doubting Believer brings you things to watch, listen to or read that are sure to make you smile. Because we all could use a little good news.   Physics professor Paul shared his "brain freeze" professional snafu, and gave all of Twitter permission to share their own embarrassing slips and omissions. Funniest confessional thread ever.     If you're not following the Queen of Luna on Instagram, you are missing the most brilliant ...

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Feel Good Friday #32

Every week, Doubting Believer brings you things to watch, listen to or read that are sure to make you smile. Because we all could use a little good news. Kudos to this company for making sure that kids with prosthetics can still have a Just-Like-Me doll.   As far as I'm concerned, this group of guys  in Spokane decidedly wins Valentine's Day.   Pet lovers, you have a new hero. Amarildo Silva is turning old tires ...

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Feel Good Friday #31

Every week Doubting Believer brings you things that make you things to read, watch or listen to that are sure to make you smile. Because we all could use a little good news. This may only be funny to me, as I lived with my family in Germany for two years, but hopefully all can find the humor here. Fans of Aerosmith (and others) can celebrate the second home for abused girls ...

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Feel Good Friday #28

Every Friday, Doubting Believer brings you stuff to read, watch or listen to that is bound to make you smile. Because we all could use a little good news. Did you know that the Vatican now has a track team?  The Nicest Place in America is, naturally, offering free meals to furloughed government workers. Everyone's favorite cheap college beer is paying you back for all those hangovers. They're giving away $10 million over ...

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Feel Good Friday #27

Every week Doubting Believer brings you positive and good things to watch, read or listen to. Because we all could use a little good news. And the award for most thoughtful, empathetic and fun-loving construction worker goes to this guy.  Cancer still sucks, but we are getting better and better at beating it. Muslim youth groups are cleaning our national parks during the government shut down because service is a central tenant in ...

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Feel Good Friday #26

There's Good News for everybody this Friday! First of all, congrats to Neil Myer of Michigan for winning the copy of Peculiar Treasures by Fredrick Buechner for sharing last week's 25th edition of Feel Good Friday. Thanks to all who shared the Good News! Good news for religion nerds. There are two new books out on the peaceful origins of Islam. Greater understanding of each other's religions creates a better ...

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Feel Good Friday–#24

Y'all. Next week is the 25th edition of Feel Good Friday.  We'll be celebrating that in a year that was chocked-full of bad news, we celebrated the good. Look for our 25th celebration give-away next week. Hey, that's good news, too!  We all know that package and parcel delivery people are the real heroes of the holiday season. This guy really loves his work.  This isn't recent, but it was new to ...

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