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INSPIRE. IMPACT.

better late than never…

When I think back to what my relay segment meant to me, it’s hard to put into words. It was easily the greatest and most painful experience of my life. Running 132 miles in 5 days has made me truly realize ANYTHING is possible. I am so blessed and incredibly grateful for the MS Western PA Chapter, my family, my…

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Above all…love each other deeply.

Above all, love each other deeply…for love covers a multitude of sins. – 1 Peter 4:8 This past week we remember greatly how strong love can actually be. Many things are happening in the lives of the relay runners, but this week I find a similarity in Michelle’s story (our current runner) and my story..the thing that ties them together…

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Why would you do that…you realize how many miles that is?!

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***WARNING: This post is about to get very personal. Any tears shed are not my fault because you have officially been warned.***   For those of you who know me, I don’t like to talk all that much about the details of my mom’s disease. It can be hard to talk about at times and I am not a person…

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A mile is a mile…

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Before I decided to commit to running this relay, running was always something that was fun and recreational to me. I realize not everyone shares this point of view, but I also understand what it’s like to be lazy and just not want to run. In high school I was someone who ran cross country…running in the 16-minute range for…

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