The Gift of Gethsemane

Chapter 26, the converted tax collector, Levi, turned to the apostle Mathew, takes us to the olive grove called Gethsame. As I use His precious gift IMAGINATION I place myself with Matthew seated by a fire. All the Lord's men are...

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YOU, TOO, MUST KEEP WATCH

I love the movie, PATTON. Facing the remarkable German tank commander, Rommel in Africa, General George S Patton exclaimed after crushing the Nazi's, "I read your book, Rommel". Patton was a fabulous leader. Seems to me Patton excelled because: He was...

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THE BAD OL’ DAYS

Newsflash, history repeats itself. In my lifetime I've never seen the world in such terrible shape as it is today. I fear for our future. Crowell's reaction to this reporter's statement: "Well, son, I guess this proves that you haven't lived...

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MY PRAYER

1956 Hit Song by The Platters 56' and 57' for the Seahawks. The football team was 53-3 for these two seasons. In 57' they gave up just 6 points, rolling to an undefeated season. There was no marijuana, anti-depressant drugs,...

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DASH

What are you going to do with your dash? – DASH begins the day you were born. Ends the day you die. What are you going to do with your dash? One of my young lions has an opportunity to play basketball...

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YOUNG LIONS

A young lion is a boy/man who is hungry, dedicated, loyal, hard-working, and willing to do what it takes to become a trustworthy man I called these rare type of boys/men young lions because the lion is the king of...

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PRINCIPLE OF THE ICEBERG

What you don't see is far more important than what you do see. Imagine the excitement 2224 of the richest people in the world and some emigrants hoping for a new life were feeling the day in Southhampton, England when...

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GAME CHANGER

PREPARE TO MAKE YOUR PEOPLE BETTER PEOPLE BETTER PLAYERS  The job of a COACH/CEO/LEADER  is to train players how to WIN.  Winning begins in the mind and heart, not on the basketball court. Winning is a skill; it is learned behavior! Training to...

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NOT AFRAID OF ANYTHING

Fear is a dominating emotion that cripples performance and steals success. Is it possible to actually live without fear? Probably not because there are two types of fear. First the good fear. The Psalmist said fear of the Lord is the...

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What’s in a name?

Consider words like power, vision, confidence, courage, fearlessness, focus, purpose, destiny. We feel strengthened with words like these. Conversely, words can promote negativity as well and often these labels can impact behavior for a lifetime. Part of the Crowell DNA is...

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