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Of calluses and rings

My older son showed me his hands this morning: “Look, Mom.”

He has tiny calluses across both palms from working out.

It causes me to reflect on why we labor hard enough at something for the friction to wear such places on our skin. 504 more words

Fran Haley

Memorial Day Murph...

Today our box did Murph, a CrossFit Hero workout that is traditionally done on Memorial Day weekend in honor of those who died for our freedom. 156 more words


2018 Memorial Day – Military Funerals – Call to Action

Cut to the chase – I want you to read this post, and I want you to share it as widely as possible. This is a call to action! 449 more words



Photo from a recent Pleasanton Memorial Day observance shows members of the American Legion, VFW color-guards and local Scouts posting the colors.


What Is Heaven To You?

This is a loaded question, and one with no really good answer to the average person.  Though, it does carry with it a sense of finality and its elusive context provides the backdrop to our finite reality on this earth.  2,948 more words


Prayers Remembering Armed Forces Day and Memorial Day

We gather this Memorial Weekend with persons all over our nation to remember those who make great sacrifices in service to their country and to pray for God’s promised peace. 728 more words

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More Of You, None Of Me

Jesus, take everything.

Indeed, it was accurate that if you desire a greater encounter with God, you should do a greater sacrifice. A greater death to self, and more on living like Jesus. 499 more words