Archive | April, 2015

Wisdom: Greater than Gold

James 1: 5 If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you.  I read a number of sports quotes posted on a site called boardofwisdom.com, some of which I thought were particularly wise.  Here are a couple: Somewhere behind the athlete […]

Finish Well

1 Corinthians 1: 24Do you not know that in a race all the runners run, but only one gets the prize? Run in such a way as to get the prize.  I recently watched a video of the ending of a prestigious college track & field meet.  This particular race ending has received considerable attention, viewed by […]

The Price of Long Term Rewards

Psalm 17: 14aBy your hand save me from such people, LORD, from those of this world whose reward is in this life. Anyone who has pursued elite sports understands the concept of sacrifice, the idea that you must give much up in order to achieve athletic goals.  There may be some sports phenoms who can […]