This Half Marathon was the best race I’ve ever run. For the last three miles, I was covered in sweat. It was windy, temps were below freezing, and I do not do well in the cold. Besides that, I was now badly dehydrated and my body threatened to cramp up, pass-out, and upchuck the fuel I had recently ingested. But it was during these last few miles that God showed me more of Himself in a beautiful way I’ll never forget!
I have always loved Hebrews 12:1-2! Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us, looking unto Jesus the author and finisher… Continue reading How Teaching Yourself the Gospel Could Make You a Better Runner
Fear says, “Look at how far you have left.” But Faith says, “Look at how far you’ve come.” Faith is of God. Fear is of the devil. You cannot have one while you have the other. One will rule, while the other cries. Faith pleases God. Fear delights the devil. Faith consists of trusting God… Continue reading It’s Your Choice – Faith or Fear??
We put bridles on animals for a reason, but should you wear one in your spiritual life?
Do you have what it takes? Have you ever stood by a body of water and imagined the scene of Matthew 14 when Jesus walks on the Sea of Galilee? Have you ever thought of the gut Peter must have had to walk on water himself? Who cares if he started sinking, what about the… Continue reading Walking on Water
The Importance of Prayer Throughout my Christian years I have gone back and forth in my prayer life. I’ve tried prayer lists on paper, lists on my phone, on an app, organized, no list at all. I’ve tried praying for 10 minutes, 15, 20, an hour. I get excited about prayer, then get bored. I’ll… Continue reading Staying Hemmed and Never Getting Unraveled
My Strength is Weakness Tuesday morning I woke up at 4:30 and had plenty of alertness! I felt so good, so awake, and so ready for the day. As I spent time with Jesus, I asked Him to teach me what it meant to rely on God's strength instead of my own. I decided to… Continue reading Wednesday, May 6th, 2020
Christmas is literally right around the corner! Is everyone done shopping and all ready? Does anyone have anticipation as the day gets closer? Do you like giving the gifts or receiving them? What do you hope you get? What are you hoping the recipients of your presents reaction is? Or do you have any hope… Continue reading Taking the Leap