Tag: sport

A Season in the Slammer

“The Lord gets His best soldiers out of the highlands of affliction.”  -Charles H. Spurgeon When I used to think about things that were holy, pure, and lovely, my mind never drifted to prisons.  I never associated the love of God with a criminal… Continue Reading “A Season in the Slammer”

And They Will Know We Are Christians By Our … Slidetackling?

Sports will always play a significant roll in my life.  Whether it’s bonding with my family over some Publix subs before a Miami Dolphins football game, or being coached by my dad on the sidelines of a stressful soccer match … sports will always… Continue Reading “And They Will Know We Are Christians By Our … Slidetackling?”

Part of A Team

Cloetesville, South Africa It’s an area full of colored, afrikaans speaking South Africans.  It’s an area that is saturated with alcohol abuse, poverty, school dropouts, and pregnant teenagers.  The average person doesn’t have much of a job or an education, let alone a loving… Continue Reading “Part of A Team”

Ready, Set, Wait?

Waiting. It’s a tough thing to do.  Like for example, waiting in line at the grocery store, waiting for the work day to end, or even waiting for your favorite TV show to start it’s next season. But what about waiting to leave the… Continue Reading “Ready, Set, Wait?”