Archive | June, 2016

The True Source of Worry & Anxiety

Philippians 4: 6 Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. Sports can be a wonderful stress reliever.  There are few things more therapeutic for me than an isolated trail run at the end of a hectic day.  However, sports can also be the […]

The Power of Humility

Mark 10: 45 For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.” In 2001, Jim Collins published the bestseller Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap… and Others Don’t.  This book moved beyond the traditional readership of business literature […]

Your Worth in Him

Psalm 139:13 For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. 14a I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; I read an article authored by Dr. Patrick Cohn, a sports psychologist, entitled “Self-esteem in the athlete” (http://www.brianmac.co.uk/articles/scni38a6.htm).   In the article Cohn talks about the serious problem of athletes finding their self-worth in […]

What’s your Obsession?

Psalm 25:5 Guide me in your truth and teach me, for you are God my Savior, and my hope is in you all day long. Few would argue with the statement that “for many, sport is an obsession”.  Such obsessions are manifested in many ways.  There are countless parents who are obsessed with their children becoming great athletes, […]