DON’T HURRY – BE QUICK

On the basketball court quickness is one of the most important athletic skills. Your quickness in athletics often determines what level of play you can achieve. Famous coach John wooden trained his athletes to never hurry, but to be...

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CRAVE THE WORLD

Not tobacco, alcohol, drugs, moral failure, apathy, dishonesty, laziness, bitterness, jealousy, anger, anything that takes you away from your full potential. Darrell Garrison Junior second generation NBC student from Bethel Alaska. Father Darrell is one of my all-time favorite students. His...

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ALL THINGS PRINCIPLE

When I study the lives of Joseph, Esther, David, Job, Daniel, Jonah, Mary the mother of Jesus, John the Baptist, Andrew, Peter, Paul, and other Biblical characters, I see an "All Things Principle." When I study my personal family heroes...

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THE GOLDEN MOUTH ONE

A monk living the aesthetic life for 12 years in the deserts of Syria was assigned to be the Bishop of Constantinople, the leading city of the world earlier in the 14th century BC. This monk's name was St. John Chrysostom,...

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PSYCHO-CYBERNETICS, Part 2

Dr. Maxwell Maltz states so clearly in his Psycho-Cybernetics book, "We must turn to the Bible to discover how to change the self-image."  This is because God is man's creator.  He also said our human brain is actually wired so...

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PSYCHO-CYBERNETICS, Part 1

This past summer have you seen a helmsman steering a ship to port? If so, this could remind you that the Greek term "cybernetics" is used to describe "steering."  Psycho-Cybernetics says each human has an innate steering mechanism in...

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TIME OUTS ARE VITAL

Athletics prove time outs are critically important. The mark of great coaches is having the skill to take the complex and make it simple. The mark of a gifted athlete is making a very difficult skill look easy to perform.  Taking time...

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PREPARE TO BE PREPARED

Being prepared for momentous sports, business or life events is not enough! Being prepared to be prepared is the crucial first step to winning. Competitors who have prepared to be prepared have a decided advantage over an opponent who has...

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HANG TIGHT TO HOPE

HOPE IS REAL ANTICIPATION IN A VERY TOUGH AND DIFFICULT WORLD. Hope is our medicine for depression, failure, discouragement, illness, broken dreams. Hope is the cure for dark days when it seems life really sucks. Hope is that divine energy the marathon...

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HINDS FEET

Difficulties and troubles in this world often cause us to cry out unthinkingly for help to be strong, brave and invincible. Even for me, the medical field has told me the best way to beat cancer is to have...

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