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Do You Appreciate Pastors?

October is National Pastors Appreciation month. How are you appreciating the pastors in your community? More

6 Comments / Oct 21, 2014
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5 Great Ways to Leave Worry Behind

How do we live our lives the most excellent way in situations that cause us to feel on-edge or overly-adrenalized? More

8 Comments / Oct 14, 2014
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Read Chapter 4: Baptism by Gunpoint

Read Chapter 4: Everything became clear in an instant and I waded back to shore in a huff. My nervousness fled. I saw straight through the sheriff and his cowardly ways, and my blood bristled. Three yards south of him, I squared off, the cold river water dripping off my body. His hand was still… More More

1 Comment / Oct 03, 2014
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Chapter 3: An Unexpected Direction

Read chapter 3. “A bar fight in Mourmelon, sir. I got drunk and busted a guy’s head in. Turns out he was a major.” More

No Comments / Oct 02, 2014
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Read Chapter 2: The Fight in the Mission

A hard-backed Bible flew my direction. I ducked its sharp edges just in time, hit the deck, and crawled toward the door. More

2 Comments / Oct 01, 2014
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Read Chapter 1: The River of Destruction

Read chapter 1 of FEAST FOR THIEVES. Right through the front door, Crazy Ake walloped the guard over the back of the head and he went down like a sack of peas thrown on a stock house pallet, which I felt sorry about, but not much blood was coming out, so I ran to the… More More

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HI, I'M MARCUS BROTHERTON,

the bestselling author or coauthor of more than 25 books. Welcome to my blog. Thoreau pointed out how too many men lead lives of quiet desperation. Their lives are bland and meaningless, or they make choices that trap them in despair and darkness. By contrast, I want to help men lead lives of excellence. Meet here regularly for powerful stories and insight into how to live and lead well.