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No, I Reserve the Right to Worry

Proverbs 3:5 – Trust in the Lord with all your heart, And lean not on your own understanding; Life can be so maddeningly frustrating sometimes. There are people out there that seem to have such great control over the seasick uncertainties of life. It seems that they get what we want without half the perplexity…

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The Truth Will Set You Free

“Athletes must understand that admitting to their mistakes is not the end of the road–in many ways it can be the beginning of something much better.” – David Millar, Racing Through the Dark p. 267 “I may have been able to win bigger races [by doping], but I’d never felt less joy in doing so.” –…

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Of Strength and Strong Men

“The strongest man is he, who, while sensitive to abuse, will yet restrain passion and forgive his enemies.” – Messages to Young People I think it is in the heart of every boy and man to be a strong man.  One who has the potential to perform great feats and to be a hero; to be…

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Vandalia 5K Race Report

A couple Wednesdays ago I ran my first 5K of the season on May 14.  So right after I did the Coffman YMCA sprint tri, I transitioned right into the 5K.  After the triathlon I was looking forward to seeing what I could do in a straight 5K.  I’m a member of the ORRRC, so the…

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Discouragement and Darkness

“We may not feel today the peace and joy which we felt yesterday; but we should by faith grasp the hand of Christ, and trust Him as fully in the darkness as in the light.” – Messages to Young People p. 112 Life is complicated and difficult.  We do experience beautiful things and happy moments,…