Plus all the links and extra bits from Holly & Dan for Friday 1 September.
Top things we talked about:
Sick of people his age (13, by the way) not engaging in politcs, this young man is running for governor of Vermont.
An adorable 5-year-old girl wrote a letter to The Queen asking if she was allowed to keep a swan as a pet, and got a reply!
Switchfoot & Lifehouse have teamed up to release a new song "Shines Like Gold", with all proceeds going to the relief of Hurricane Harvey victims! (BONUS: Check out this fan-made lyric video)
Early Morning Question:
This morning we asked "What's your favourite day to celebrate during the year?"
Karen – my birthday, it's the one day of the year I don't have to do housework!
Kerry – definitely Easter, can't beat the resurrection of our saviour
Jack – fathers day, I'm a grandfather so I get extra love
Peter – Christmas, lots of family time at the bach, BBQ's and swimming at the beach
Hannah – I'm in a relatively new relationship and I'm really looking forward to Valentines day!
Kate – New Years! Good to reflect on the year that's been and start a new one fresh
Simon – Labour day, it's the first day off after a long spell of no public holidays!
Today's Bible Society Verse of the Day is Jeremiah 29:13- "If you look for me wholeheartedly, you will find me."