Be the Light

Be the Light

“You are the light of the world. A city set on a hill cannot be hidden.” – Matthew 5:14 (ESV) Have you ever been to an evening athletic event? Sure, you have! It may be difficult for many to comprehend, but before the advent of stadium lights, games were played only...
Stop Fertilizing the Weeds

Stop Fertilizing the Weeds

“Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about those things.” – Philippians 4:8 (ESV) 2...
What If Everyone Was Like You?

What If Everyone Was Like You?

“The eye cannot say to the hand, I have no need of you, nor again the head to the feet, I have no need of you. – 1 Corinthians 12:21 (ESV) People were hungry for sports as we navigated through the COVID pandemic shutdown. This certainly had a part to play in the...
Giving Your All

Giving Your All

“You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might.” – Deuteronomy 6:5 (ESV) As a coach, I have always been interested in how to motivate athletes. How do you get them to willingly give 100% on every play? How do you...
Perseverance

Perseverance

“Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him.” – James 1:12 (ESV) I have always believed that difficult times reveal character. In the arena of...
Hi Mom!

Hi Mom!

“She opens her mouth with wisdom, and the teaching of kindness is on her tongue.” – Proverbs 31:26 (ESV) Hi Mom! I’m thinking of you today, but the truth is, I think of you every day. I know every little boy didn’t have a mom like you, but I sure wish they had. How...