Category Archives: Dreams/Goals

Uncharted Territory

This season all of the faithful Cyclone Football fans have seen what a special season this is.  We have trusted in the process that new coach Matt Campbell has been talking about and now we are starting to see some … Continue reading

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Forever a Pirate

Dear 2017 Hudson Pirate Football Team, Last Friday, my wife Stephanie, my son Matthew, and my mother Jill traveled to Belle Plaine to see you guys play.  I want to start by congratulating your team on an undefeated regular season. … Continue reading

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The Fallen Warrior

A while back I found a notebook that had a few poems I wrote during a very short time in my life.  Today I would like to share another one of those few poems I wrote.  I wrote this particular … Continue reading

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God’s Plans, Not Mine

Proverbs 19:21 (NIV) 21 Many are the plans in a person’s heart,     but it is the Lord’s purpose that prevails. God is strategic.  He has laid out an exact plan for our lives right down to the very smallest details.  He knows … Continue reading

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Building Sustainable Success

A few weeks ago, as I was flying across the country for work, I was looking through one of the airline magazines and I came across a story that caught my attention.  The article was highlighting places to visit and … Continue reading

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Moving at the Speed of God

When you are driving down the road and you look out your window at the ground you are passing by what does it look like?  If you are normal, then it looks like a giant blur with some pieces looking … Continue reading

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Created for Greatness

Ephesians 2:10 (NIV) 10 For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do. It can be very easy to go through life thinking that we’re average; we’re ordinary.  We can easily … Continue reading

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