Author Archives: mjchapa

How I can save NASA $2.5B — 9 Aug 2012

  Genesis 1. Well, I could save them part of the $2.5B, anyway. I love space exploration.  I wanted to be an astronaut.  I have several colleagues who are astronauts.  I love astronomy and taking pictures of the heavens through … Continue reading

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Meet the speakers for the AME Family Business Conference July 20-21, 2012

This two-day conference during July 20-21 at Waterstone Church in Littleton, CO, is very affordable at $49 per FAMILY and only $25 per vendor booth to show your business to the attendees!  There are quite a few speakers and many … Continue reading

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AME Conference on the Family Business: 20-21 July, 2012

Folks, During this tough economy, have you considered starting a business for your family on the side?  Are you re-thinking alternatives to college/corporate tracks for your children?  Our Apprenticeship-Mentorship-Entrepreneurship program (, led by our Operations Director Mike Cheney, is hosting its first … Continue reading

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National Day of Prayer — 3 May 2012

This event is totally revamped this year!  Come to the Capitol and join with the saints in prayer for our nation.

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Monumental, Day at the Capitol, and Marshall Foster — 13 Apr 2012

My family recently saw the new film by Kirk Cameron featuring Marshall Foster and thought it was very well done.  We learned a lot about the pilgrims and about a very special monument in MA that we plan to visit … Continue reading

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October Baby Movie — 23 Mar 2012

The Erwin brothers made this movie and introduced it at the San Antonio Independent Christian Film Festival that my family attended a few weeks ago.  Tonight was opening night and my wife and I joined a packed crowd.  Perhaps the … Continue reading

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Interesting article in the WSJ–31 Jan 2012 Religion and Politics By Gregory Kristof Published: Tuesday, January 31, 2012 Mr. President, congratulations on being elected. I’ll take you up to the Oval Office in a moment. Just leave your coat here. Religious? Well and good, sir. Just … Continue reading

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New Dare2Share video–23 Jan 2012

Hello all, I met Greg (founder of Dare2Share ministries) last month at a Christmas event that Senator Bill Armstrong (CCU President) invited both of us to attend.  Greg shared with me his thought that “homeschoolers who do not share Christ … Continue reading

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A look back at CHEC 2011 — 27 Dec 11

As I write this, I am struck by God’s goodness to us as an organization, but more so by the faithfulness of the parents who continue to raise their children in the nurture and admonition of the Lord.  Here are … Continue reading

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Dying well–18 Dec 11

Friends, It seems not a week or two goes by that CHEC does not receive notification that one of the families enrolled in our Independent School has experienced the passing away of mom or dad.  Ecclesiastes 7:2 says, “[It is] … Continue reading

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