I Was A 99lb. Weakling
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Shah-Ku is able to take advantage of Micky by cultivating his dissatisfaction with his appearance and physical ability. His mind games—the greased rope, impossible weight-training machines, and his muscle-bound henchman’s attempt to steal Micky’s potential girlfriend—work extremely well, and he easily convinces Micky to join his "health club" (the tenets of which almost kill the poor drummer). Micky would have done well to heed the admonition Paul gave Timothy: "For physical training is of some value, but godliness has value for all things, holding promise for both the present life and the life to come" (I Timothy 4:8). In other words, we need to spend less time thinking about our physical fitness and more time making sure our lives are right with God.

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