Monthly Archives: October 2011

Heaven Can Wait

Time for another Friday song.  It has been too long.  This will be an interesting song.  When it comes to Meat Loaf, people tend to hate it or they tend to love it.  I am in the camp of people … Continue reading

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Never Again

I had this emailed to me recently and I thought you all needed to read this.  As parents, the greatest two gifts you can ever give your children is to show them love and to give them your time.  Guess what?  … Continue reading

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Game 7: Texas A&M at ISU

Texas A&M 33  ISU 17 Let me start by saying that I thought that the ISU team showed some real improvement over last weeks embarrassment at Columbia.  Along with the definite progress, I thought that the energy level was much improved.  The … Continue reading

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What is True Contentment?

Paul wrote in Philippians 4:13: “I am able to do all things through Him who strengthens me.”  Throughout my life, these words have taken on different meanings.  In high school, I had that verse in my mind, reminding me to … Continue reading

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Influence…Good or Bad? You Decide Which.

  Today, I wanted to share with you a brief introduction that the chief editor of SUCCESS magazine wrote in the recent Influence edition of the magazine.  Darren reminds us of a very important point that I think a lot of … Continue reading

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Game 6: ISU at Missouri

ISU 17  Missouri 52 Iowa state traveled to Missouri on Sat. and was greeted by a homecoming crowd of 71,004.  They were not very friendly to the Cyclones to say the least.  I know what you are thinking, you are … Continue reading

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Keep Weeding that Garden

One of the toughest battles we will ever wage in our lifetimes is Overcoming the Negative.  To overcome the negative, we must wage an intense, lifelong battle against the constant downward pull.  If we relax, even for just a little … Continue reading

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Sometimes When You Are Right, You Are Still Wrong

Today I would like to share with you a blog that Darren Hardy posted a couple of months ago on his website.  It is just a story, but from this story, I think that a valuable lesson can be learned.  … Continue reading

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The Hardest Things Are the Ones That Count the Most

Today I would like to share with you a short article I read by Earl Nightingale that I found very insightful. I think that sometimes in my own life I have found that I have filled my plate so full … Continue reading

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Game 5: ISU at Baylor

Baylor 49  ISU 26 ISU traveled to Waco, TX for a game against a tough Baylor squad who was coming off a last second loss to Kansas State the Week before.  To put it simply, Baylor was just too fast … Continue reading

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