Archive | November, 2021

Watch your Life!

1 Timothy 4:16  Watch your life and doctrine closely. Persevere in them, because if you do, you will save both yourself and your hearers. Picture in your mind the captain of a team.  They take their job seriously, watching over each player on the team, making sure that they are making wise decisions: eating well, getting […]

The Counselor will Convict the World

John 16:8a  And He, when He comes, will convict the world concerning sin and righteousness and judgment. Coaching is critical, demands respect and requires athletes to put trust in them. Coaches have many functions including teacher, trainer, motivator, role model, friend and often counselor.  Great coaches counsel their athletes with what they need to hear.  […]

Sin: Lost in Translation

1 John 1:  8 If we say that we have no sin, we are deceiving ourselves and the truth is not in us. I coached soccer for many years, including many ages and levels from recreational to elite.  One of my fondest memories was coaching 4-to-5-year-olds.  I recall showing them how to properly pass a soccer ball […]