James E. Toebes Sr.

Welcome to my small bit of the web.

I am a Husband, Father, Christian, Servant and IT Worker.
Hoping to master being able to do at least one well someday...

Technical Things

Nextcloud In Action My Southeast Linuxfest 2024 Presentation.
Account Free Android Device This is an experiment I did about building an account free Android device.
S.O.S. Guide Simple Online Security Guide
USB Key Use a USB Drive to Lock and Unlock your computer.
Yahoo Mail Forwarder Forward Yahoo Mail to another mail account.
Zoom Updater Scripted update of Zoom on a Fedora machine.

Stuff I wrote

Never Do the Minimum I woke up with this story in my head. I had to write it down.
Battle Worn Angel This is a short story I wrote in 2002 about arrival in heaven.  Makes you think.
Following Directions I was going through a box of old papers. I found this that I had written so long ago.
I wished I had listen to this with all that life has thrown at my since this was written.
Collective History This is a short story I wrote a few years ago. It explains the origin of the BORG and the Queen BORG.
Google Christmas Miracle How Google Stole then saved Christmas for my family.
UBreakIFix Scam I don't expect much. I just would like a corporation to honor their promise. https://www.ubreakifix.com/locations/wakeforest does not.
Why Christmas really is Christmas. Tired of hearing that Christmas is not Christian. Think again.

Grab Bag

Be Flexible It is amazing what you can do if you are 'Flexible'
Math Cards A simple program I wrote for my son a few years ago.
Photo ID Cards This is a little utility I wrote for Cub Scouts awhile back. It generates Photo ID Cards with contact info.

Sites I have something to do with

WEBP Bible recordingMy Podcast Completed the recordings and turned it into a website.
My Podcast My effort to make a full recording of a Public Domain translation of a bible.
The Bible WEBP Version Wordpress for my Bible recording podcast
Me on Google Site My Google site page. Not updated in ages....
Main Page Main Landing page for Toebes Academy
Me on HPR Hacker Public Radio. Check out my submissions there.

Links to things I find useful or interesting.

Daily Audio Bible Great Daily Listening
Going Linux Good place to start with Linux
Fedora Great OS
LibreOffice Great Office Suite forked from Open Office.
Mozilla Home of Firefox and Thunderbird!
NextCloud Great self hosted option for a website that provides much of Google functionality.
NoIP Referral Link for $5 off of a new NoIP account

Organizations or Groups I work with

Christ Our Hope Church Christ Our Hope Church - Wake Forest, NC
Light Attracts Helping believers in hard places shine the light of the gospel.
A Xylem Brand
The wonderful place I work.
S.W.A.T. Team Servants With A Tool, Inc. A Great way to Work!
South East Linux Fest South East Linux Fest - I'm a speaker in 2024

Libre Office.org