Archive | December, 2018

Poor Me

Romans 8: 37 No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us. Shaquem Griffin was born with amniotic band syndrome which affected his left hand, by not allowing his fingers to fully develop.  At the age of four his mother found Shaquem attempting to use a butcher’s knife to amputate his […]

Jesus Wept

John 11: 35 Jesus wept. Tony Dungy is a former professional football player but probably better known as a head coach in the NFL having coached the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Indianapolis Colts.  The Colts qualified for the playoffs in every season where he coached them and in 2016 Dungy was elected to the Pro […]

Do you have Healthy Accountability?

Proverbs 27: 17 As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another. If you’re involved in sports, I’m sure you have heard about accountability.  You need to take accountability for your actions, for your performance, for your life.  An article I recently read said: “Being accountable is not making excuses, not blaming others or whining and complaining. […]

The Power of Destitution

Romans 3: 24 and all are justified freely by his grace through the redemption that came by Christ Jesus. As I’ve watched athletes of various ages, whether children, youth or adults, the successful ones have something in common – they all seem to believe that “it is possible”.  They believe they can do it.  They believe they can win a […]