Pastor Bruce Jones: I must have shot 1000 photos of the most recent Gate River Run. But the one shot that really resonated with me is of this guy coming over the Main Street Bridge in his racing wheel chair. It recalls to me this passage from Hebrews, "Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles, and let us run with perseverance* the race marked out for us."
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The Florida Conference of The United Methodist Church
450 Martin L King Jr Ave
Lakeland, FL 33815
(863) 688-5563 or toll free (800) 282-8011