Archive | July, 2017

Follow the One with the Limp

Genesis 32: 31 The sun rose above him as he passed Peniel, and he was limping because of his hip. Walking the sidelines of basketball courts, soccer pitches, baseball dugouts and every other sport in the world, are many “successful” coaches.  They come in all shapes, sizes and colors, and with many different personalities – some personable […]

Unfulfilling Pleasure

Ecclesiastes 2:11 Yet when I surveyed all that my hands had done and what I had toiled to achieve everything was meaningless, a chasing after the wind; nothing was gained under the sun. Ravi Zacharias, a Christian apologist, tells the story of a discussion he had with CNN reporter Nick Charles.[i]  Charles had interviewed Deion […]

Your Life – the Living Gospel

2 Corinthians 3: 2 You yourselves are our letter, written on our hearts, known and read by everyone. I was recently at the Canadian Track & Field Championships.  Canada’s top athletes were competing and there was no doubt who they were.  I stood on the far side of the stadium beside the long jump pit, far […]

May God Fill You with Joy

Romans 15:13 May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. If you’re reading this, chances are very good that you love sports.  You can probably think back in your mind to specific moments where […]