Archive | September, 2017

A Good Name

Ecclesiastes 7:1 A good name is better than fine perfume, and the day of death better than the day of birth. The book of Ecclesiastes was written by King Solomon near the end of his life.  Going back many years (1 Kings 3:4-15), after King David’s death, Solomon had recently taken over the kingdom. God appeared […]

What is Sacred to You?

Mark 10: 21b“One thing you lack,” he said. “Go, sell everything you have and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow me.” “The Types of Sacrifices Athletes Make”[i].  The title gets the attention of most student athletes.  In fact, if you’re a Student Athlete, you could probably write it yourself and […]

Rebuke is Better

Ecclesiastes 7: 5 It is better to heed the rebuke of a wise person than to listen to the song of fools. Harvey Dorfman (1935 to 2011) never played professional baseball, nor did he ever serve as a manager, hitting coach or batting coach, yet he earned himself World Series Rings, and the praise of many baseball […]