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A time for champions

If I were to ask who was second place most people would not know the answer. People remember the winners. Though we remember the winners, some of the best stories come from people who did not come in first place. 119 more words

Mengakhiri Tantangan

Mengakhiri tantangan dengan baik, laiknya Derek Redmond dan Rasul Paulus. Di dalam ruang pemahaman manusiawi kita, tentunya akan berkiblat pada kemenangan. Trofi. Dan mungkin gelimang hadiah. 338 more words


Finishing Strong

Finishing Strong
What battle are you facing? What race are you striving to finish? Do you feel stuck? Are you on the verge of quitting or are you determined to finish strong despite the challenges? 566 more words

The word that sustains the weary

It’s easy to feel ‘The Lord has forsaken me, the Lord has forgotten me.’

That’s how the people of Israel felt exiled in Babylon, 539 BC (Isaiah 49:14). 276 more words

Time and Chance Happen to All


Again I saw that under the sun the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, nor bread to the wise, nor riches to the intelligent, nor favor to those with knowledge, but time and chance happen to them all. 607 more words


“Grow old along with me! The best is yet to be…” Seriously, Robert Browning?

Growing up in the sixties we were taught to “honor your father and your mother”, but we often broke those rules. 381 more words

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A Little Help!

In the Summer Olympics of 1992 at Barcelona, British sprinter Derek Redmond was competing in the quarterfinals of the 400 meter race. Halfway through the race Redmond tore a hamstring and collapsed on the track. 238 more words

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