Life...Fun and Kentucky Real Estate


The Church of What's Happening Now!

Stone Church by Lizette FitzpatrickThe Church of What's Happening Now!

This doesn't have anything to do with real church(if you are looking for a religious story).

One of my favorite investor clients came up with this phrase a few days ago when we were discussing how to approach someone that was asking way too much for some Lexington Kentucky real estate (In his opinion).

He went through his long list of reasons for the price to be lowered then said, "He needs to come to the church of what's happening now!" I cracked up! I told him that if there was such a church I really wanted to be a member. 

Since then, that phrase has stuck in my head. So I am finding ways to say it when I find a funny situation to use it in. Note: This works best on new clients that haven't heard it before.

Other ways to use it:

After you walk through an extremely messing house you are showing. Say it then discuss the merits of staging.

When trying to get your point across in a meeting.

Works great to add a laugh when arguing with a family member or friend.

Diffuse any heated argument that has become way too serious! Life is short, people need to have fun. 


Hope this adds some humor for your day.

You are becoming way too serious!

You need to come to the church of what's happening now! 


Lizette Realty Lizette Fitzpatrick

Lizette FitzpatrickPrincipal Broker at Lizette Realty.

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Comment balloon 12 commentsLizette Fitzpatrick • May 02 2009 07:16PM



Posted by Pat O'Reilly (RE/MAX..214-289-6176 Irving and all of Dallas Fort Worth) almost 10 years ago

Lizette, you are so right. People need to get real. People need to come back down to earth, reality, and get out of the clouds.

Posted by Gary Woltal, Assoc. Broker Realtor SFR Dallas Ft. Worth (Keller Williams Realty) almost 10 years ago

Absolutely I am laughing at that Church name and still trying to figure out if it was part of a comedy routine from the distant past!

Posted by Russell Lewis, Broker,CLHMS,GRI (Realty Austin, Austin Texas Real Estate) almost 10 years ago

Praise the Lord and pass the newspaper..... :-)

Posted by David Saks almost 10 years ago

Pat - I agree!

Gary - I think many have been bouncing down to earth lately. LOL

Russell - Flip Wilson was the first one to come up with this phrase I think.

David - Amen!

Posted by Lizette Fitzpatrick, Lizette Realty, Lexington KY MLS - Kentucky Homes (Lizette Realty - Richmond KY) almost 10 years ago

Lizette, that a good one, have not heard that one before."The Church of What's Happening Now" that funny.

                                                                 ~ Life is Good

Posted by Roy A. Peterson, P.R.E.I. (Domicile Analysis of Texas) almost 10 years ago

Halleluiah Lizette!  We're Happening Now and attending services.  Thanks for the humor and mindset!

Posted by Jim Valentine (RE/MAX Realty Affiliates) almost 10 years ago

I can hardly wait for my first opportunity to us the saying.  Matter of fact I am thinking of placing membership in the church.

Posted by Don Rogers, Realtor, Broker, CDPE, GRI, OnullFallon MO & St Charles County MO homes (Keller Williams Realty Chesterfield) almost 10 years ago

Lizette sounds like my kind of church. I know a few sellers (and buyers too) who should become members.

Posted by Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn (The Corcoran Group) almost 10 years ago

Hi Lizette, That is great, I had not heard that one, either.  Thanks for the  humor for the day.

Posted by Gary White~Grand Rapids Home Selling Pro Call: 616-821-9375, Real Estate Services You can Trust! (Flexit Realty "Flexible Home Selling Solutions") almost 10 years ago

I think I go every Sunday....  but it is a great saying to wake up and see reality.

Posted by Connie King almost 10 years ago

Lizette, I love it! I can imagine that it does throw people off guard.

I could have used it today on the person who is a first time home buyer, but doesn't really want to pay for a home inspection. :-)

Posted by Andrew Haslett, Heartland of Kentuckynulls, Best Home Inspector (Van Warren Home Inspections, NAHI CRI) almost 10 years ago

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