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THE MOST VALUABLE QUALITY IN A MAN

What is the best measure of a man? Is a man a man because of his biceps, triceps or concepts? Is it strength, toughness or kindness that makes a man? Or is something else? Garry Lefebvre: A True Gentle Man One of the toughest and the most gentle man I know is Garry Lefebvre. He served as an elder and a leader of men at North Pointe Church. His wife Sandy, their four children and grand kids knew that best. Garry was a two-time Grey Cup champion. His award-winning CFL career spanned a decade in which he played wide receiver and punter for the Edmonton Eskimos and Montreal Alouettes. Tough? Garry played through a broken ankle, dislocation and shredded ligaments…
Bob Jones
September 2, 2015
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7 MEN: THE SECRET OF THEIR SUCCESS

Role models and heroes have always been important, but things are changing in the world of heroes. The popular heroes of today are comic book characters like those you would find in the "Avengers" movie series - Iron Man, Captain America, Nick Fury, Thor. Heroes lifted from works of fiction are safe - there's not as much potential for friction associated with them. Having real life heroes/role models would mean we agree on what goes into being a "good" role model. Which would mean we have judged someone to be "good." 7 Men Eric Metaxas, NY Times best-selling author, makes the point that in our culture we are "loathe to point out anyone as a good role model." Metaxas bucks…
Bob Jones
May 31, 2015