The Barbell Doesn’t Coddle

The Barbell Doesn’t Coddle

This article was previously published in Sword & Spade magazine. Joel Raines, olympic-style weightlifting coach, speaks about  the slow, ordinary walk toward greatness.    "First do the ordinary things well, then you can think of extraordinary things.”1 These are the words of Servant of God Rafael Cardinal Merry del Val as rec...

By Sword&Spade - 05 07 2021
Patient With Those Closest

Patient With Those Closest

by Mr. Tom Wynne Let’s be clear on just what patience is. Some similar words and phrases are tolerance, easiness in the face of frustration, being non-critical and the like. And, impatience is intolerance, displeasure, exasperation, touchiness and so on. Can you think of any instances where you might have been impatient and frustrated with frie...

By TCM Guest Contributor - 05 06 2021
Even Average Joes Are Not Exempt From Lectio In Christianity

Even Average Joes Are Not Exempt From Lectio In Christianity

If you think you’re a common Joe that works better in the simple and straight-shooting thoughts of a working man, Christianity is perfect for you.  Let’s not forget God entrusted His Son to a common Joe of the working class.  Or, if you’re intellectually stout and find delight in ascending to higher levels of truth for its own sake, Christi...

By Mr. Jason Craig - 05 05 2021