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Sifting Through the Dirt

Have you ever seen the tool a person uses to search for gold? Sometimes it’s called sifting and sometimes it’s called panning. Obviously when they use a sifter it is called sifting. They use what is called a gold sifter. This sifter is similar looking to a regular sieve in Read more…

By Dave, ago
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Don’t Hang On, Let Go

Okay…so here we are…almost three weeks into the 365 day challenge. Undoubtedly, there have been some highs and there have been some lows. Without a doubt, most of us started this challenge out with high hopes and a ton of energy and this was all good. But as the challenge Read more…

By Dave, ago
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The Key to the Keys

It is in our nature to try to find the easiest way possible to gain success. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing but it’s also a ‘catch 22’. In one way you do want to find the easiest, most efficient, and most convenient way to do something, but at the Read more…

By Dave, ago
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Focus

How many times have we heard it said that we lose sight of the forest for the trees. It seems so easy in this image conscious world to lose sight of what is really important. We are constantly inundated with the superficial and the shallow, and if we are not Read more…

By Dave, ago
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The Choice is Yours

You always have a choice. In every situation there is a choice and guess what? The choice is yours and it always has been yours. You can either choose to dwell on the negative or you can dwell on the positive. Though we would like to make it complex, it Read more…

By Dave, ago
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The Victory is IN the Journey

Many times we THINK the victory is when we finally make it to the top. We envision ourselves climbing up those last few steps and we when we finally reach the pinnacle of what we have worked so hard for; then our hands can be lifted in sweet victory. To Read more…

By Dave, ago
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Now Let’s Begin To Fight!

The French war ship Bonhomme Richard was entangled with the mighty British warship, Serapis. Both ships were lashed together in mighty naval engagement upon the seas. After a three and a half hour long battle, the British captain commanded John Paul Jones if he was now wiling to surrender. Upon which John Paul Read more…

By Dave, ago
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Possessing Your Patience

It is day fourteen! We have reached two full weeks of the 365 day challenge! Are where we want to be yet? More than likely not, but guess what? This is okay! Robert Louis Stevenson said, “Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that Read more…

By Dave, ago
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The Lotion of Emotions

It has been said the two most powerful human emotions that we deal with are FEAR and ANGER. From my own personal experiences I can say this is true. As a matter of fact many of the other emotions are just off shoots of these two emotions. The scripture says Read more…

By Dave, ago
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The Right Side of the Eight Percent!

As we continue to move forward into day twelve, I stumbled upon a statistic that said only eight percent of people who make a new year’s resolution will actually accomplish what they set out to do. Roughly forty percent of the American people actually make resolutions but only eight percent Read more…

By Dave, ago