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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.  […]

Your Body is a Temple

Mark 11:  15On reaching Jerusalem, Jesus entered the temple area and began driving out those who were buying and selling there. The average person certainly requires some level of fitness and dexterity to take on most jobs whether that be working construction, or serving tables.  Few professions, however, are as dependent on their body as […]

May Integrity Protect You

Psalm 25  21May integrity and uprightness protect me, because my hope, Lord, is in you. I don’t get to play as frequently as I would like, but I really enjoy golfing.  I’m not an exceptional golfer, which is pretty evident in my swing, but I can still muster a reasonable round.  I have played just enough to appreciate […]

The Sin of Omission

James 4:17 17 Anyone then who knows the good he ought to do and doesn’t do it sins. If we are honest as Christians, we typically know if we have sinned or are sinning.  Unless tarnished, our God-given conscience tells us if we have committed an act of sin.  Earlier in his book, James gives an […]

An Athlete Filled with the Holy Spirit

Exodus 31 1 Then the Lord said to Moses, 2 “See, I have chosen Bezalel son of Uri, the son of Hur, of the tribe of Judah, 3 and I have filled him with the Spirit of God, with wisdom, with understanding, with knowledge and with all kinds of skills— 4 to make artistic designs for work in gold, silver and bronze, 5 to cut and set stones, […]