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52 Lessons God Has Taught Me Through the Outdoors

I’ve said before that nothing can replace God’s Word, His written revelation, when it comes to knowing Him and finding specific direction for one’s life.  But our life experiences and our relationships can help reinforce those unchanging truths; those experiences … Continue reading

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A Date with Disaster

Think back to your former dating years and remember the worst date of your life, the date from the gates of Hades.   In 1991, I took a young lady to the Atlanta Zoo.  That evening we stopped by the Krispy … Continue reading

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The Art of Manliness

Time to man up.  I’m pleased to share a website for men, and it’s quickly becoming a favorite.  The Art of Manliness attempts to preserve skills many of us—as men—may be forgetting.  Recently, I listened to a podcast featuring the … Continue reading

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How to Make a Survival Bracelet

What is a survival bracelet? It’s a decorative and functional bracelet for all ages and genders.  The material is 550 parachute cord, and I use the Cobra Weave for the knot work. If you find yourself lost or stranded in … Continue reading

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Carry the Right Knife

“Clark, anytime you enter the woods carry the right knife. A good knife should be durable and versatile. You’ve got something unique there….. My eyes savored the cold blade as my head shook in disbelief. A confident feeling swept over … Continue reading

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The Sacrifice Bracelet

After admiring the so-called survival bracelets, I finally taught myself how to make them.  These are cool and fun to make.  Why are they called survival bracelets?  If I find myself lost or stranded in the back country, I can use … Continue reading

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