Archive | January, 2017

The Value of Practice

Hebrews 5:  14 But solid food is for the mature, who because of practice have their senses trained to discern good and evil. Every athlete has likely heard the maxim: “practice makes perfect”, but is there truth to it?  While an athlete will never reach perfection, practice clearly makes improvement.   Dan Peterson wrote an article in Sports Science Expert […]

In God’s Battles

Ephesians 6:  12For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms.” Much in the Christian walk is counterintuitive, or what we can call a dichotomy.  For instance, Jesus said that the “first would […]

Why not now Lord?!

John 13:  37 Peter asked, “Lord, why can’t I follow you now? I will lay down my life for you.” Growing up in one of the hotbeds of ice hockey in southern Ontario, Canada, I have been a fan of the Toronto Maple Leafs all my life.  If you follow NHL hockey, you will know […]