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Monday Matters: Love Keeps No Record of Wrongs

Love Keeps No Record of Wrongs By Amanda Whaley Love keeps no record of wrongs, but I do. It’s a long list. Sometimes I grow two feet taller, my heart swells and I toss that list out. But then, in moments when I feel vulnerable to attack, I know right where to look in...

Throw Back Thursday: Persevere With Violence

Persevere With Violence (This blog was originally published by Amy Maxwell on November 9, 2015) When Paul  talks about perseverance produces character he neglects to tell you about the violence that will be required.  I was in Las Vegas this week testing for a Krav...

Wise Words Wednesday: Responsibility Day

Seth's Blog: Responsibility Day (The link to the original blog is here) Often mis-characterized as a day of independence. What actually matters is what you’re going to do with it. It turns out that if you have the power to make rules, the rules are your...

Monday Matters: Love is Patient

Love is Patient By Amanda Whaley If love is patient than why is it that often we find ourselves being the least patient with those we love the most? There are probably many reasons: comfort, familiarity, security, etc. But primarily it’s because we think of patience...

Throw Back Thursday: A Call to Action!

A Call to Action! (This blog was originally published by Jean-Marie Jobs on November 30, 2015) I love movies, books, TV shows - anything with characters who defy the odds, make a stand, innovate in the face of frustration, challenge the status quo - all of it!  I...

Wise Words Wednesday: Flesh and Spirit

Richard Rohr's Daily Meditation: Flesh and Spirit (The link to the original blog is here) The Apostle Paul tends to use dialectics in his writing, jockeying two seemingly opposite ideas to lead us to a deeper and third understanding. One of his most familiar...