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77 Generations

Genealogy is half the battle in sports. When you look at the parents of many high level athletes it just makes sense. The Manning brothers and their NFL father epitomize this. When two really good lifters get married, we anticipate the prestige and accomplishments their offspring will bring to the platform, such as Sydney Goad. […]

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Faith Workout: The Greatest Gift

“They shall call his name Immanuel which means, God with us.” READ Matthew 1:18-25 REFLECT What is the best gift you’ve ever received?  Why is it so memorable?  The gifts we remember are usually connected with a significant relationship.  It’s the giver that we remember, not simply the gift.  Gift-giving is one great way to […]

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Faith Workout: Free to Compete

“Live as people who are free…” READ 1 Peter 2:16-25 REFLECT There is a winner and a loser on the scoreboard of every hard-fought competition.  As Christians, we know we are not immune to losing.  In fact, we are promised real difficulties in this life if we confess the name of Christ (2 Timothy 3:12).  […]

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Shadow of Things to Come

Before big events in our athletic career we get anxious. I remember vividly the 2013 National Championship immediately after having won the 2012 American Open. I had high expectations of myself and of my finish. The videos of my competition had grown and the numbers on the bar had gotten bigger and bigger. I specifically […]

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Give to Strengthen

Team Faith Rx’d, I stand amazed as I reflect back on this past year and take in all that God has accomplished through Faith Rx’d in 2014. Presently there are 26 chapters across the US, plus our first overseas in the UK and Ukraine, with unprecedented annual growth. What we do through local chapters and […]

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