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I'm not fully following the supplements. My main goals are to lose fat while maintaining/ increasing muscle mass, which i know will be a challenge, especially for this nearly…"
"I regrettabley stopped seriously lifting weights after I graduated college. In 7 months I am getting married and my fiancée and I want to be in peak form. I am now on my second week back in the game and the hypertrophy feels amazing. Next I…"
This discussion is designed to support those of us who are beginning the new year with a new resolve to transform our bodies from the old sacks of fat we are into fit, healthy, sexy men of muscle.I found a workout program for a 12-week lean body transformation which I am following. Also I have tightened my eating more strictly. Anyone else making changes to be more fit and healthy?See More
"I personally think this is the purpose of the release of the dragon (antichrist) after the 1000 years of Christ's reign on Earth (See Revelation 20, copied below from Amplified Bible. For those unfamiliar with it, the translators include…"
It is imperative that you do not try to be a man for your mum and your family. You ARE a young man. Don't add to the confusion by trying to be something for someone else. They each must walk their path and resolve this…"
"Work is manly. Work is not play. There will always be a portion of work - no matter what it is - that will be routine, joyless, and struggle. Passion might help sustain through those tough parts, but choosing to be a man does far…"
"Only God's grace can keep you in your chosen task. Although there in one Way, only God knows whether anyone is following it. Jesus said to the Pharisees, "You are the ones who declare yourselves just and upright before men, but…"
Faith and faithfulness; Living a good simple life; Becoming the man of God's dreams.
Gardening, Fitness, Dogs (particularly labs), and the less popular sports like lacrosse and rugby.
I read more short stories than novels. I like historical fiction, memoirs, and (auto)biographies.
I love movies. Have recently discovered the Criterion Collection -- a list of must-see exemplary films.
1980's and early 1990's.
I am learning more about jazz and the blues.
In the end, we shall have had enough cynicism and skepticism and humbug, and we shall want to live life more musically. --Vincent van Gogh
I have learned to give not because I have much, but because I know the feeling of not having. --Unknown
Tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow creeps in this petty pace from day to day, to the last syllable of recorded time. And all our yesterdays have lighted fools the way to dusty death. Out, out, brief candle. Life is but a walking shadow, a poor player that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more. It is a tale told by an idiot full of sound and fury signifying nothing. --Shakespeare's MacBeth
Philippians 2:12b "continue to work out your salvation with fear and trembling"
Acts 10:15 & Acts 11:9 ‘Do not call anything impure that God has made clean.’
"Careful with that. I, at one point, studied Russian on my own (well, my BJJ partner at the time was Russian, so he helped). I thought it would help me with other slavic languages. After all, they all have the cyrillic alphabet. I was wrong. Some…"
"Good point. I typed it out at work :).
When I said mainstream, I meant the cheap, commonly accepted beers: bud, miller, coors-the standby. As to liquor store beers-I am all set with ANY of those.
As to my drinks of choice though, I will, more often…"
"My guess is Washington has higher taxes that even out the labor costs. On the Cal/Ore border, it's about equal, too. A bit lower in Cal. Of course, in my neighborhood, gas prices can vary by 20% from corner to corner, so…"