Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves.

Philippians 2:3

Hi – I’m Jonathan Mast from Grand Rapids, MI.

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Grand Rapids Hot Air Balloon Festival – 2015

We had a great time at the Grand Rapids Hot Air Balloon Festival at the Hudsonville Fair Grounds. Here are a few of the photos I captured . . . The event was well attended – in fact I think the crowd exceeded the expectations of the event organizers as the wait...

Stained Glass in Grand Rapids, MI

I had the opportunity to capture some photos of stained glass at a local Grand Rapids church today – Orchard Hill Church. As I understand the story behind the glass, these stained glass windows were originally commissioned by Bethany Reformed Church and moved to...

Fathers Day – 2015

I, Jonathan Mast, had a great Father’s Day and had the chance to talk with both of my sons (a key part of my great day!). We began with a great worship service at Orchard Hill Church and then after a quick lunch at home drove out to the lake (or the West Coast...

One thing to change your life and your bank account.

Poor people spend their time to save money. Rich people spend their money to save time. unknown Time is more valuable than money. You can get more money. You can not get more time. If you have ever read the The Millionaire Next Door you may recall that the wealthy in...

My Garden Has Been Invaded by BUNNIES!

My wonderful wife was helping me prep one of our raised garden beds this week and she found out that we have been invaded by bunnies! While weeding out the bed she moved some brush and fur and found a patch of kits (baby bunnies are called kits). None of their eyes...

Showing My Age and Being Proud of It

I received this email today from a friend. I was born in 1969 and can relate to this so clearly. Gives one something to think about . . . To Those of Us Born between 1925 – 1970 At the end of this email is a quote of the month by Jay Leno. If you don’t...

2015 Handbook for a Happy Life

I’m not sure where this originated, if you know please feel free to let me know so that I can give them credit where credit is due. Health:  1.       Drink plenty of water. 2.      Eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dinner like a beggar. 3.     ...

Homemade Peanut Butter Suet

My wife asked me to pick up some new suet today. Earlier this year we bought a few different kinds of suet and the birds decided that they LOVED the peanut butter suet – although didn’t care much for the others. I wasn’t able to find any peanut...

Time Lapse Video – First Attempt

I’ve been wanting to do a time lapse video for some time and this weekend decided it was time to give it a shot. I took out my trusted GoPro Hero 3+Black, set it on top of the window blind and pointed it at our bird feeders. It was about 4 degrees Fahrenheit...

Jonathan Mast

Jonathan Mast

Founder & Chief Internet Strategist

Jonathan Mast is the founder and Chief Internet Strategist of Valorous Circle. In this role, Jonathan leads a team providing all aspects of internet strategy and marketing.

Before founding Valorous Circle LLC in 2010, Jonathan worked for over 18 years for a diverse range of organizations, including two small business start-ups, an international IT service business, and a division of the federal government. Drawing on several years experience in sales, marketing and training, Jonathan now focuses on developing internet strategies for clients and assisting businesses and organizations with the formation and execution of their online engagement, marketing and social media strategies.

Jonathan Mast

Valorous Circle LLC, 2922 Fuller NE - Suite 103, Grand Rapids, MI 49505