Archive | May, 2021

We are not Consumed!

Lamentations 3:22-23  Because of the Lord’s great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail.  They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness. I don’t know of any serious athletes who have not participated in some form of interval workout, whether it is a “beep test”, “running suicides”, “farklek workout”, or more […]

Does God ask us to Trust Others?

John 2:24  But Jesus would not entrust himself to them, for he knew all men. U.S. NCAA Division 1 college athletes were polled in 2012 and asked to respond to: “My coaches can be trusted”.  Only 53% of basketball players answered “yes”!  The sports with the highest trust in their coaches were: wrestling (78%), track/cross […]

I Call It Time Well Spent

John 6:66  From this time many of his disciples turned back and no longer followed him. Famous Canadian Ice Hockey player Sydney Crosby starred in a number of Reebok commercials, but one remains engrained in my mind, “RBK Crosby’s Childhood Commercial: I am what I am”.  In this commercial Crosby recounts numerous childhood memories that […]

The Great Value of a Team

Proverbs 27:17  As iron sharpens iron, so a friend sharpens a friend.  As an avid trail runner I enjoy reading various articles about running, and particularly training regimens.  One such article addressed the value of team training.  The article followed various athletes, from the casual to the elite, and they shared their stories of vast […]