Archive | February, 2017

Arise Again Quickly!

Proverbs 24:16: 16a for though the righteous fall seven times, they rise again, I’m sure most athletes, especially runners, have seen the viral video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RQ4GjqNT-l4) of Heather Dorniden (now Heather Kampf) who fell in a heat of the 600-meter at the 2008 Big Ten Indoor Track Championships. There is little time to make up lost distance in […]

It’s All in Your Head

Romans 12: 2a Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. As a young athlete, I heard much about physical health and injuries, but rarely, if ever, discussion of mental health or illness.  The word “mental” was used to deride someone for being weak.  People with “mental conditions” […]