Tag Archives: 1 Thessalonians 4:11

Winning the Respect of Others

15 For it is God’s will that by doing good you should silence the ignorant talk of foolish people. (1 Peter 2:15) One of my favorite Christian athletes is Mike “Pinball” Clemons. Clemons played for the 1987 Kansas City Chiefs of the NFL (predominantly as a punt returner), however his greatest success came as a Toronto Argonaut […]

A Humble Walk

Philippians 2: 3 Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit. Rather, in humility value others above yourselves, Mike Trout, center fielder for Major League Baseball’s Los Angeles Angels, is a six time All-Star and two-time MVP of the American League.  As one of the greatest players in baseball, he has every reason to walk around […]

A Quiet Hero

1 Thessalonians 4: 11 and to make it your ambition to lead a quiet life If you ask coaches about the stars they have coached there will be a consistent theme.  Their best players want to be in the thick of things when the game is on the line.  “She wants the ball in her hands […]