Archive | October, 2020

Honoring those in Authority

Romans 13:1  Let everyone be subject to the governing authorities, for there is no authority except that which God has established. The authorities that exist have been established by God. There are some very difficult scriptures in the Bible – passages that seem so contrary to human logic that they seem to wage a war deep in […]

The Heart of God

1 Samuel 13: 14 “The Lord has sought out a man after his own heart and appointed him ruler of his people”. I’ve had the pleasure of playing with and coaching some really special athletes.  While the ones with incredible talent stood out, it is actually another characteristic that made certain athletes memorable.  It is difficult […]

Humility before Honor

Proverbs 15:33 The fear of the Lord teaches a man wisdom, and humility comes before honor. We are generally impatient creatures.  We also tend to see things through the lenses of the world which are considerably different than how God sees things. As an athlete we recognize that if we work hard there should be […]

Standing Up Again

Jeremiah 29:11 For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. As Athletes it may seem like you are often on a roller-coaster ride.  Because of the nature of competitive sports (which necessarily involve winning […]