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Marathon Musings

Two years ago, I set out to run the Chicago Marathon for Team World Vision. While the experience was positive for me in many ways, it showed me a couple of good things I needed to do if/when the day ever came that I would run another one. 662 more words

Training oneself

“Physical training is good, but training for godliness is much better, promising benefits in this life and in the life to come.” 1 Timothy 4:8… 639 more words

Discipline

Your Vision Quest and You

“Now and again, it is necessary to seclude yourself among deep mountains and hidden valleys to restore your link to the source of life. Breathe in and let yourself soar to the ends of the universe; breathe out and let the cosmos back inside. 783 more words

LENT: WITHDRAWAL AND EVANGELISM

One summer, I went to the Chicago Bears’ training camp in Platteville, Wisconsin, a quaint small town that for a few weeks every summer was literally overrun by orange and blue and the entire machinery of an NFL organization.  1,106 more words

Episcopal Church

How Can We Stay On-Purpose And Be Inspiring To Others?

Some time ago I had a post entitled:  “Being on-Purpose is Inspiring to Others.”  I talked about some inspiring people who are “on-Purpose.”  I even linked the idea to another post “Transcending and SQ” but I didn’t say how! 536 more words

Transcendence

1st Sunday of Lent Year A. A Lenten Reflection by Fr.Kevin Walsh - Sydney Australia

1st Sunday in Lent –Spiritual Training- by Fr Kevin Walsh

                         

Well Lent is with us once again…….it comes around quickly, doesn’t it? And once again we often say to ourselves and to others…time flies!  580 more words