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Appropriate for All Fitness Levels Except Mine

I was so pleased with myself.  I signed up for a fitness class.

I have an elliptical machine at home, but I find I push myself harder in a class setting and want that.   765 more words


Why Do We Suffer?

Bedtime or not, I couldn’t lay the book down. Dragging in the morning when the alarm would go off was not to be compared to closing the book before I had finished the chapter. 1,406 more words


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On the evening following Krista’s heart surgery, Dad comes home and draws a diagram of her heart, showing the kids how the hole is in the aorta. 619 more words

where does our confidence lie?

I thank my God every time I remember you. In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now, being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.

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It's not fair

Jeremiah’s job as a prophet to the nation of Judah caused him to be a target of abuse and slander. It says in Jeremiah 20:1-2, “Pashur the son of Immer the priest, who was also chief governor in the house of the LORD, heard that Jeremiah prophesied these things. 427 more words


With Me

i don’t need to know
where You plan for me to go
i don’t need to see
where this path is taking me

i don’t need to understand… 199 more words


Dealing with Discouragement

Discouragement is a deadly thing to habour and this is because of its tendency to leave you feeling exhausted, frustrated, worried and tired of living your life. 452 more words