Category Archives: Exercise

Walking Along the River Road

Sometimes, if we just keep going a while longer, we’ll find a better path to where we want to be. Whatever leads us to a higher road is worth traveling. Continue reading

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Running through the Mud

It is often the least enjoyable segments of life that best prepare us for our greatest testings–and our greatest delights. Continue reading

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The Beauty of Courtesy

Even when you’re just mowing the grass, courtesy and consideration can help assure the safety of those passing by… Continue reading

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The Grand Glory of Small Wonders

I reckon a kid can grow up without ever playing in a creek… but it sure seems like a shame to me for it to happen that way… Continue reading

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Bike & Hike

It’s not a new fitness strategy but sometimes a three-mile bike ride ends up with a three-mile hike… Continue reading

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Slip Sliding Away

If we’re going to let a Paul Simon song describe an afternoon climbing around the bluffs, we might want to be cautious in selecting a particular title. Continue reading

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Answering the Call of Beauty

I am so used to listening for God’s voice in the call of Duty that I forget that he also uses the voice of Beauty to call us to a different path. Continue reading

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