Tag Archives: christian faith

God Works for the Good

Romans 8: 28 And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose. Simone Biles’ early years were anything but ideal training ground for a world champion gymnast.  As her mother struggled with substance abuse and went to rehab, Biles, age three, and her […]

Walking in Darkness

Isaiah 50: 10bLet the one who walks in the dark, who has no light, trust in the name of the Lord and rely on their God. I watched Karate Kid many years ago.  It’s an underdog story of a boy, Daniel, who is trained by an unassuming karate instructor, Mr. Miyagi.  Daniel was keen to learn to […]

Faith: Certainty in the Unseen

Hebrews 11:  1 Faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the certainty of things not seen” I’ve often heard that elite athletes use visualization as a key component of their training.  They visualize the result they are wishing to attain.  A basketball player will visualize their shot swishing the net not even touching the rim.  […]

Losing Your Faith

John 6 66 From this time many of his disciples turned back and no longer followed him I read a book from Dr. John Marriott, Going, Going, Gone – Why Believers Lose Their Faith and Suggestions for Preventing It. John was actually once an NCAA Division I Triple Jumper, and he shares the story of meeting […]