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When I Was A Bodybuilder… and Discovering the “CIM Principle”

Back when I was a bodybuilder… well…. maybe not a real bodybuilder, but years ago when I was an intern spending my free time lifting weights, I discovered a set of principles to overcome plateaus. Today I call it the CIM Principle: Consistency Intensity, and Method. First, unless you are consistent nothing else matters. If you are not […]

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The Gift of Perspective

In the best selling book, 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, author Steven Covey says, “Begin with the end in mind.” (Sorry I don’t recall which habit that is. Probably number two or three.) In my interpretation, he’s somewhat saying people who live effectively have the ability to project themselves to their death bed and […]

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Fulfilling Your Potential vs. Fulfilling Your Calling

Would you say these two are the same thing? I don’t. Here are a few reasons. Potential is a concept and measurement of human ability. It normally describes what someone could possibly achieve by accepting every opportunity. The problem with pure potential fulfillment is that’s its normally looked at thru an earthly perspective, not a […]

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Free Worship Album Download – The International House of Prayer via forerunnermediagroup.com This is cool. You will need to register with Forerunner Music, but you can download this entire collection of worship songs free. Some new, some classic, all good!!

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I Do Not Believe In Fairy Tales

It’s not that happily ever after doesn’t happen; it does. And it’s not that rags-to-riches turnarounds don’t occur; they do. But I think somehow we’ve come to believe that some lucky people can make it through life without real hardships. Our eyes have become dull to reality and redirected toward our hopes and wishes. We […]

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You’re Not Going To Always Be Inspired

Nor in the mood to follow through with what you’ve set out to do. For most people, they live and work within the obligations of others. And so for the sake of their pride or their job, they some how find the strength to press on and get the job done. But then there are […]

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The Carpenter Who Built A House Without The Foundation

What does it take to drop a principle or piece of wisdom 12 inches from your head to your heart? For over a month now and friend and I have been reading the 24 chapters from the book of Luke every week. The first three or four times I really hadn’t got anything from it. […]

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Happiness Is…

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Edge Living

I want to keep myself on the edge, but not fall off. Living far from the crowd but not be haughty nor proud.  I want to be secure with who I am, the way I was made. Before the days I got seduced to live for social proof. I want to walk by faith and live, aware […]