Lent and Repentance

I began what I hope becomes a lenten discipline this morning meditating on the Gospel of Mark.  Mark begins his gospel around the theme of repentance.  I’ve always been taught that repentance means to confess your sins and to go a new direction, to literally turn 180 degrees.  As I reflected on Mark 1:1-8 I realized […]

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Functional Fitness and TRX

Functional Fitness and TRX® The gym has weights. We like lifting weights. They make us feel strong and look good. Let’s be honest, we even like watching ourselves in the mirror as we lift. We see gains that are there and even some that aren’t. However, the gym ultimately should be about improving our overall […]

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Blogging Past Sunday: Community

Okay, last thought of the week here from Sunday’s sermon, Every Lasting Change, and this time it’s about community.  Every lasting change will require a healthy community of support and accountability.  When we look at the list of people involved in rebuilding the wall under Nehemiah’s leadership it’s clear that it took the whole people […]

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