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Humility at Lent

15 He sends his command to the earth.     His word arrives there quickly. 16 He spreads the snow like wool.     He scatters the frost like ashes. 17 He throws down his hail like pebbles.     No one can stand his icy blast. 18 He gives … Continue reading

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“The Day After” or “What is Man/Woman?”

What is man, that thou art mindful of him? and the son of man, that thou visitest him?  Psalm 8:4 (King James Version) Today, I-along with millions along the Northeastern US-dug ourselves out of two feet of snow (give or … Continue reading

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Running Thoughts XII: Losing Touch

Just move your legs. Because if you don’t think you were born to run, you’re not only denying history; you’re denying who you are.  Dr. Dennis Bramble, University of Utah biologist, quoted in Born to Run  (Thanks to John at Fit … Continue reading

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Running Thoughts X: Follow Instructions

I ran with MapMyRun! Distance: 1.48mi, time: 27:43, pace: 18:41min/mi, speed: 3.21mi/h. http://mapmyrun.com/workout/400778061 Take fast hold of instruction; let her not go: keep her; for she is thy life. Proverbs 4:13 (King James Version) Somewhere in our early running life, … Continue reading

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Running Thoughts VII: Lessons Learned

I will meditate in thy precepts, and have respect unto thy ways. Psalms 119:15 (King James Version) I ran with MapMyRun! Distance: 2.16mi, time: 44:36, pace: 20:38min/mi, speed: 2.91mi/h. http://mapmyrun.com/workout/386875221 After a good trail run that kicked ass, there are … Continue reading

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At Night

In thoughts from the visions of the night, when deep sleep falleth on men  Job 4:13 (King James Version) I’m one of those people who function better after the sun goes down.  I’m no “happy perky morning person”.  No, I’m … Continue reading

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Alone

And when it was day, he departed and went into a desert place  Luke 4:42a (King James Version) Alone time. Solitude. “Me” time.  Concepts which are becoming more unheard of in our 24/7 “connected” society.  It’s almost impossible to get … Continue reading

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