Archive | March, 2019

Are You Consistent?

James 1: 22 Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says.” One of the characteristics I have always admired in sports is consistency.  While consistent performance is admirable, more impressive to me is consistent character.  There will be days where your shot is off, where you don’t have the […]

They’re all Team Sports

Ephesians 5: 25bjust as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her Early on I competed in team sports, but I came to a place where I was frustrated with the effort I saw around me and wanted more control over the outcome; something I could fully own – good or bad. This […]

When Your Hero Falls

John 2: 24 But Jesus would not entrust himself to them, for he knew all people. Lance Armstrong was a champion youth Triathlete and then after concentrating on cycling he began having international success even gaining attention amongst the Europeans.  I enjoyed watching him compete because he appeared fearless and he refused to lose.  It was […]

In this World You will have Trouble

John 16: 33 “I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” “The Struggle is Real: Life of an athlete”.  Most athletes don’t need to read this article to know what the author, Hailey Johnson, is talking about.  The […]