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Testimonial – Bekah Hilty

Bekah Hilty, a runner with Team Hope, has kindly allowed us to interview her about her experiences! Why did you get involved with Team Hope? I got involved because I run a lot of races throughout the summer, spring and

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A New Beginning!

Team Hope International 2014 A New Beginning! 2014 marks our 6th year  and since that time we have raised over $130,000 to combat child trafficking. This year we challenge you to “A New Beginning!” Make this your year to walk

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Limping Along

I have been a runner for 10 years now. Albeit, very slow and not very graceful. But, 10 years is a lot of miles- some slogged and some euphoric. But the last 6 months have brought my feet to a

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Fresh Air for Exhausted

I guess right about now, you have enough training behind you to have had at least one bad run, at least one rough long walk, at least one day when you truly could not remember why the heck you signed

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Because You Are a Mighty Warrior

Thoughts on Gideon from Judges 6:1-40. Gideon should have been celebrating the new wheat harvest, but instead we find him hiding his wheat and threshing it where the Midianites were least likely to find him and the crops. We don’t

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The story of Joshua leading the Israelites into the land God promised they could have holds a special place in my heart. Maybe it’s the underdog thing. I mean statistically speaking, the Israelites should have been decimated at the first

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Back to the Beginning

Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see. (Hebrews 11:1) Maybe you’ve noticed that this training is getting more cumbersome. Right about now, you’re probably having to configure your normal

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The Call to Sacrifice

Read Genesis 22:1-19 God had pulled through on every single promise He’d given. Every last detail fulfilled, He had blessed Abraham beyond imagining. Blessing after blessing, God had not only provided sufficiently, but with great and utter abundance. So when

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What Noah’s Ark Has To Do With The Flying Pig

Read Genesis 6:9-8:19 Noah “walked with God” just as his great-grandfather, Enoch, did. But his walk didn’t go straight to heaven without passing go. Instead, God walked him through throngs of unrighteous people and straight to the construction site where

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Every Step With God Himself

I walked my first race. The Nationwide half-marathon, in Columbus. Thirteen point one miles was quite a stretch for someone like me who had really never done any kind of real physical fitness regimen in the thirty-some years I’d lived

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