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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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Challenges Are Not Meant To Be Easy

“Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds” – James 1:2 What is more challenging – running 26.2 miles in under 3 hours or 100 miles in less than 24? The reality is that … Continue reading

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Pheidippides vs. Elijah and Spiritual Inspiration

The power of the Lord came on Elijah and, tucking his cloak into his belt, he ran ahead of Ahab all the way to Jezreel. 1 Kings 18:46 If you have run or plan to run a marathon, the question you are likely to … Continue reading

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