Month: August 2012

Monday Missive – August 27th, 2012

Hi Fighter, It’s Father Dave back with you and I’m feeling particularly buoyant tonight! I did a good time in my Monday half-marathon earlier tonight (1:56:20) – pushed along by my boxing buddy, Sol Egberime – and that has no doubt contributed, but it’s not the key reason. I’m feeling genuinely thankful to God this …

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About Father Dave Smith

Preacher, Pugilist, Activist, Father of four

Monday Missive – August 20th, 2012

Hi Fighter, I hope your week has started well. I must confess that I’m in recovery mode at the moment, having dealt with a lot of stress over the last seven days. I won’t try to burden you with all my woes, but I will share one of my struggles with you, and I’m open …

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About Father Dave Smith

Preacher, Pugilist, Activist, Father of four

Monday Missive – August 13, 2012

Hi Fighter, It’s Father Dave, back from my Monday night run and watching a replay of the Olympic Games closing ceremony as I pen my Monday Missive to you. I must say that it is wonderful to see the way in which playing games together can help break down racial and cultural barriers. Winning medals …

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About Father Dave Smith

Preacher, Pugilist, Activist, Father of four

Monday Missive – August 6th, 2012

Hi Fighter, It’s Father Dave here with you again, and I do hope that your week is unfolding well.I seem to have an enormous week ahead of me, with three significant events looming – each of which makes me feel a little nervous, and some of which I’m hoping you might get involved in. More …

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About Father Dave Smith

Preacher, Pugilist, Activist, Father of four