זכר

זכר

BY JON TSCHANZ It's Hebrew for remember. Not the kind of "remember" we think about when we talk about the retention of memory. Nope, not that kind. "Oh, yeah! I remember! Beyonce is 5'7'' and is from Houston, TX!" Not that kind of remembrance (Is she even 5'7"?). In the story of Noah's Ark (in the first book of the Bible, Genesis), after the storm subsides, there is this line that has been on mind a lot lately. "But God remembered, Noah..." What do you mean writer of Genesis? Did God somehow forget…Read more
Facing The Storm

Facing The Storm

BY JON TSCHANZ Laird Hamilton: One of the best surfers in the world. A pioneer of paddleboarding. Author. Fitness pioneer. Laird has done it all, it seems. But, I've become way more interested in his perspective on fear than anything else lately. Fear is so pervasive in our culture and in our lives. I know that in my life I fear so many things and see fear on the faces of so many people. Life can be terrifying sometimes, especially when we have to face a big storm. I heard Laird say this recently about fear: Avoiding…Read more
Enduring the Walk

Enduring the Walk

BY COREY VEVERA I ran a 5k last week. It was terrible. I was up far too early, with far too little coffee in my body, with far too little physical training to ever hope to move my body 3.1 miles in under an hour. I am not a runner. My preferred method of cardio is to swim or bike (on the off chance I do any cardio activity), but I was running a 5k for a good cause at the requests of people that I love, so I ran. I ran over…Read more