Archive | March, 2015

His Yoke

Matthew 11: 28“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. 29Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. In my younger years I participated in various endurance races, often with my good friend […]

Forgiveness

Matthew 6: 15 But if you do not forgive others their sins, your Father will not forgive your sins. I recently heard the most incredible story of forgiveness.  I know that I can forgive people for what they do to me, but as a father the biggest challenge is if someone does something to harm my […]

Picking His Team

John 4: 23Yet a time is coming and has now come when the true worshipers will worship the Father in the Spirit and in truth, for they are the kind of worshipers the Father seeks. I have been closely associated with a great deal of athlete selection for various youth teams, including elite teams.  That experience came […]

Glorifying God in Weakness

John 21: 19Jesus said this to indicate the kind of death by which Peter would glorify God. Then he said to him, “Follow me!” Chapter 21 of the book of John is an interesting one and worth spending considerable time in.  The world had come full circle for the disciples.  Just a couple years earlier Jesus walked on […]