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Standing on His Promises

When the Israelites were finally allowed to enter the promised land, forty years after being freed from slavery in Egypt, they stood on the banks of the flooded Jordan river. 288 more words

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Waiting to exhale

The year was 1990, just days before the new year began. Twenty four hours prior I had dropped my girlfriend off at Chicago’s Union Station, so she could travel to Richmond to spend a week with her sister. 464 more words

Living In Obedience

Notes on "Early Morning of War" - Part 6

To recap, here’s how this works: as I read Edward Longacre’s study of the First Battle of Bull Run, The Early Morning of War, I put little Post-Its where I saw something with which I agreed or disagreed, or which I didn’t know, or which I did know and was really glad to see; essentially, anything that made me say “hmm…” So I’ll go through the book and cover in these updates where I put the Post-It and why. 460 more words


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How does one overcome adversity?

We live in a world filled with pain, heartache and sorrow.

It seems hard to see the light in the darkness. 259 more words

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The Madness of Life

March madness is so fun – rooting for the underdog, watching the “giants” fall as the unexpected “little guys” pull off huge upsets! This time of year sees more television usage in our house than the rest of the year combined!! 326 more words

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Progress through Pain

When I was in high school, we had a tiny little weight room, just off the “Boy’s Gym.” If I remember correctly it was the size of a small classroom, with another tiny room in the back where the real serious lifters worked out. 364 more words

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Sunrise, Sunset

First things first: surgery went well, hospital stay was good, and I’m now home recovering and healing.

I suppose I could stop here and have the world’s shortest blog … but that’s no fun. 250 more words

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