Lending A Hand

“Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.” — Tony Robbins Just more than a year ago, Jason Boutwell received the news. He suffered a ruptured appendix, and doctors discovered he also had cancer. The necessary surgeries were daunting and afterward Jason planned to undergo…
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It’s Simply Pain

When the alarm went off at 5:15 a.m. Saturday, I didn’t feel much motivation to get up. Resetting it to chime 30 minutes later didn’t do much good as I slept through the alarm. At 6:15 a.m., I awoke and looked at the clock. It was decision time. For a moment, I thought about whether…
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More Than Generous

Sometimes the generosity of others is simply amazing. It’s easy to forget that some days, but there really are terrific people all around us. With the Fargo Marathon weekend approaching, I’m reminded of the gifts that others are willing to provide. In the past few weeks, I’ve witnessed strangers, celebrities and acquaintances offer gifts for a cause…
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