All Things Are Possible

Peter was 25 when he enrolled in 4:13 Strong.  He grew up without very much stability.  He was homeless during much of his childhood, sometimes not even going to school.  Following a series of bad decisions in his 20s, Peter ended up walking for 15 straight days—over 180 miles—to get...

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Little Victories

Johnny enrolled in 4:13 Strong in March, 2021.  He was looking for a fresh start.  He had been hospitalized for several months due to illness resulting from chemical addiction.  He had worked in various fast food and temporary jobs and 4:13 Strong gave him a chance for a more stable...

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A Conversation with Lamar

  Spontaneously, we added a “conversation with Lamar” to the Day #3 of Mental Toughness Week schedule.  Lamar happened to be working in the neighborhood and stopped by to check in on the newest candidate class of 4:13 Strong men.  We pulled up Lamar’s feature story in a United Way video...

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Job Fair and Hope

  There were 10 companies in the construction industry that brought representatives to 4:13 Strong last week as part of a job fair to recruit seven men from the current 40 Day Challenge class to join their companies. Each of the 40 Day Challenge participants was nervous about the possibility...

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Building Hope

Marc is in his mid-twenties, has three children, and is in the 40 Day Challenge Phase at  4:13 Strong. He soaks up every opportunity to learn and grow…and last Friday’s “lunch and learn” was no exception.  Our guest, Law Enforcement Officer Steve Sakarapanee, shared about becoming a teenage father, being...

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What It Means To Be 4:13 Strong

What does it mean to be 4:13 Strong? Some may say it’s believing in yourself, others may say it’s hard work. Being 4:13 Strong is more than a simple saying… it’s a lifestyle. At 4:13 Strong we practice: Breaking the Mold Trusting the Process Never Giving Up Being Brave These...

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Men at Work!

This past week, five men completed the 40-Day Challenge with their construction certificates in NCCER Core, OSHA 10, and Aerial Lift. After a challenging training period where a number of their peers left the program, these five men stayed on course and followed through. The guys with their yoga instructor,...

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Welcome our first class of 2021

Happy New Year! The possibilities of a New Year have never felt quite so refreshing. At 4:13 Strong, we have started off 2021 with a brand new class. Twenty-one men showed up throughout Mental Toughness Week, January 4th to 8th, and fourteen made it through the final tasks on Friday...

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12 Days of Christmas Deals

On the first day of Christmas my friends gave to me… a gift from 4:13!  Looking for the perfect gift this Christmas season? Give our 4:13 Strong swag a try. Our virtual store is open and ready to make your Christmas morning one you won’t forget. Whether you’re looking to...

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