Archive | November, 2018

Wisdom in Times of Trial

James 1: 5 If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you.  The benefits of physical activity are well documented.  The need to push our body beyond our comfort limits (stressing the body) are also well known.  In fact, the whole […]

Should an Athlete be Content?

Psalm 16:6The boundary lines have fallen for me in pleasant places; surely I have a delightful inheritance. I’ve led various departments and organizations and during that time I have hired many employees.  I have often shared with other people that 90% of the best employees I have ever hired, and the best co-workers and bosses I […]

Wise in Your Own Eyes

1 Corinthians 1:27a But God chose the foolish things of the world to shame the wise You know you are getting old when you begin sentences with: “Back when I was young…”.  I might not use those words exactly, but I do spend significant time reflecting on the drastic changes I have seen in my lifetime.  Societal […]

Forgetting what is behind…

Philippians 3: 13b-14 But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, 14 I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus. Growing up in Canada I have always appreciated the various seasons.  Many complain when the white stuff hits the ground, but […]