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Rev. Grace J Rim

Simone Biles

Finally, Stands on the Podium!


The Pandemic. Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Simone Biles. The greatest gymnast of all-time. The gymnast who made a decision that rocked the world. The unexpected decision to withdraw from the most-popular and televised Olympic event, all-around gymnastics. Some say that she quit, some say that she made the right decision. One says, that she is the “true goat” that allowed her team mates to fulfill their dreams. Suni Lee’s father, John Lee, says to “TODAY” in an interview, “...I want to tell Simone that she is truly the GOAT because she let my baby girl bring me a gold medal.” Many Americans and media expected her to return as the “goat” to bring home more gold medals. Her decision was based on either fulfilling the expectations of people and media for the gold or for her own health, well-being, and safety. This is the battle in the mind of Biles-to stand with a gold medal for spectators or to stand in honesty and integrity facing truth and reality, in which today’s leaders, ministers, and doctors need to recognize.READ MORE

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