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Last Thursday night the Miami Heat retained their title as reigning NBA Champs by defeating the San Antonio Spurs in the final game of a best of seven series.  It was a great game.  The game itself was a white-knuckle … Continue reading

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Jackie Robinson — Faith in Action The above is the link to an article about the great baseball player, Jackie Robinson, who broke the major league’s color barrier back in 1947.  Robinson’s Christian faith and the support of Branch Rickey, … Continue reading

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The Linsational Knick

Like the rest of the nations basketball fans, and even many non-fans,  I’m intrigued with the “sudden” appearance of the latest hardwood star.   Of the many articles I’ve read concerning Jeremy Lin, this one grabbed my attention and made … Continue reading

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Tebow Time

The following is a note Pastor Jim Abernathy of the Westwood Baptist Church, Springfield, VA, sent out to his distribution list. I’ve been fascinated by the media attention to Tim Tebow and his play as Quarterback for the Denver Broncos. … Continue reading

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Faith in Action Produces Reaction

Anyone who is serious about their faith and demonstrates it in some public way opens themselves to criticism and abuse.  Many who take issue with open expressions of faith don’t hesitate to publicly denounce a person of faith for such … Continue reading

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The Coach

[My very favorite sports hero is coach John Wooden.  Mention of  the coach was recently made by Mark Shepherd  at our Authentic Masculinity Workshop: Winning At Work and At Home.  Coach was held up as an example for us to … Continue reading

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