Category Archives: Psalm

Bryce Canyon 100M – Race Report

“The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands.” Psalm 19:1 Driving to the hotel the day before the start reinforced how beautiful this race was going to be. The red and white mountains, incredible … Continue reading

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UTMB – An Amazing Adventure

“I lift up my eyes to the mountains— where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth” Psalm 121:1-2 Lining up for UTMB on August 26, 2016 was surreal. I wasn’t … Continue reading

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Grindstone 100 – My First DNF

“Blessed is the man who finds wisdom, the man who gains understanding” – Proverbs 3:13 After successfully completing 5-100mile races, I finally achieved my first DNF (Did not finish).  Now that I can be honest with myself, I am not … Continue reading

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Pre Eastern States 100 – The calm before the storm

“Since you are my rock and my fortress, for the sake of your name lead and guide me.” – Psalm 31:3 It has been over a month since the Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run. It was an amazing experience but one … Continue reading

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The Need for Pacers

“Even though I walk through the darkest valley,I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.” Psalm 23:4 The controversy whether pacing is fair is one that spans the running community … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the Run

You make known to me the path of life; you will fill me with joy in your presence,  with eternal pleasures at your right hand. – Psalm 16:11 “What could you possibly think about for that long?” is a question I often … Continue reading

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Waiting on Saturday

“I wait for the Lord, my whole being waits, and in his word I put my hope.” Psalm 130:5 The stress before a race can make one physically sick. However, once it starts, the focus should be on finishing the race rather than the … Continue reading

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