Author Archives: DeDe Gibbs

About DeDe Gibbs

I desire to live fully animated and motivated by the Holy Spirit - as I run so as to win the prize that lasts! My hope is that others can relate to the things I share, and they would find encouragement here. I would love to hear from you. Leave a comment or email me at: dedegibbs@gmail.com. On your marks. Get set! GO!

If you don’t change anything, nothing’s gonna change!

If we don’t change anything, nothing’s gonna change. Schools are in crisis. Something needs to change! Continue reading

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Superior Trail 100 Race Report

Superior Trail 100 Fall Race, 2022 I found myself leaving school last winter, making a meal for my family, or enjoying one my husband had fixed for us, and going directly to the sofa and binge-watching some television show. It … Continue reading

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Ironbull Underdown Ultra – 50 K – Race Report

The Ironbull Underdown Ultra 50K – Prairie River Dells Trailhead August 13, 2022 A 50 kilometer race is measured at 31.0686 miles. I signed up for a 50K. My Strava listed the distance at 41.11 miles. It felt like it … Continue reading

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The Tree in the Midst of the Garden is Not For Us

Sometimes, we eat of the forbidden tree. We eat of the fruit of “the tree in the midst of the garden”, that is, the tree of the knowledge of good AND EVIL. It is not for us to comprehend evil … Continue reading

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Why Are You Angry?

 “You have heard that the ancients were told, ‘You shall not murder,’ and ‘Whoever commits murder shall be answerable to the court.’ But I say to you that everyone who is angry with his brother shall be answerable to the court; and whoever says … Continue reading

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Desert Wandering

Desert Wandering https://setforlifeblog.wordpress.com/2020/12/26/desert-wandering/ — Read on setforlifeblog.wordpress.com/2020/12/26/desert-wandering/

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I Changed My Mind!

It was my first time to ever ride The Edge. My boyfriend and I entered a metal box as instructed by the Great America employee. We were crowded in with a few other people. The gate closed, and we were … Continue reading

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You Saved My Life!

You Saved My Life! Leadville Mosquito Marathon Story DeDe La Fave Gibbs·Thursday, April 16, 2020 Last night, I was minding my own business during this long and lonely quarantine time, when my cell phone buzzed. There was an unfamiliar number … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Opens the Gates

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Feed My Sheep

I was just thinking about Hebrews 10 – about falling into the hands of the living God. The writer exhorts the reader to beware lest we should fall into temptation and backslide. He says it would be dreadful for anyone … Continue reading

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Gibbs Peak or Bust

    A true story, by DeDe Gibbs My 11-year-old son, Na​than, and I were sitting on the couch at Uncle Bob’s cabin near Westcliffe, Colorado. We had just finished breakfast, and after having a sip of coffee, and setting … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Opens the Gates

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