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Olympic Tribute - Go For The Gold

Posted by vking on July 28, 2012 at 11:15 PM Comments comments (1)

I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.  Now there is in store for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will award to me on that day---and not only to me, but also to all who have longed for his appearing.   2 Timothy 4:7,8 (NIV)

The London Olympics recently started this past Friday, July 27th.  The prior coach for the Women's Gymnastics team was asked what would he give as a 30 se...

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Journey Through Proverbs-Day 26-Self Portrait

Posted by vking on July 26, 2012 at 9:30 PM Comments comments (1)

Without wood a fire goes out; without gossip a quarrel dies down.  Proverbs 26:20 (NIV)

Even if you feel you may be justified, it is not always the wisest course of action to insist on having your way. 

I have a tendency to sometimes be just a little bit self righteous to the point of causing dissension.  For some reason, every now and then I like to think that my way is the right way and how dare you think differently.  These are the times wh...

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