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Courage In The Face Of Fear

Listening to mountaineer Eric Alexander speak at a local fund-raising event recently, I couldn’t help but be impressed and amazed. Over the course of a dozen or so years, Eric has guided a number of blind climbers up the world’s highest mountains. 499 more words

Larry Verstraete

Lenten Meditation: Character produces hope

Romans 5:3-4:  “we also rejoice in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character, hope.”

I was eight years old in June 1963 when the Readers’ Digest arrived in the mail inside its little brown paper wrapper. 691 more words