FAITH INTERSECTS SPORTS

Posted on Jan 29, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

He is telling wrestlers about the reality of a personal God  who cares about every aspect of their lives   Growing up in Federal Way, WA, Darren Faber struggled with how his faith in Jesus Christ had any tie to his love for sports.  It wasn’t until Darren started coming to Reality Sports (RS – the newest LRF non-profit partner) wrestling training as a ninth grader in 2007 that he realized is faith was not separate from or in...

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God Can Do Anything

Posted on Jan 26, 2015 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“Now to Him who is able to do far more abundantly beyond all that we ask or think, according to the power that works within us, to Him be the glory in the church and in Christ Jesus to all generations forever and ever. Amen.” Ephesians 3:20-21 NASB   The Message Bible reads, “God can do anything, you know—far more than you could ever imagine or guess or request in your wildest dreams! He does it not by pushing us around but by working within...

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Keep Off the Rabbit Trails

Posted on Jan 19, 2015 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“You’re blessed when you stay on course, walking steadily on the road revealed by God.” Psalm 119:1 The Message Bible Do you find yourself struggling with staying focused on your purpose?  Maybe you find yourself getting caught up in what I call the rabbit trail syndrome or another way to put it – jumping from one thing to another because we think it looks more enticing without following through and finishing. Perhaps a goal for...

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The Shaping Of Your Character

Posted on Jan 12, 2015 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“Not only that, but we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, and endurance produces character, and character produces hope.”   Romans 5:3-4 (ESV) . “Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.” John Wooden There are two major things that will shape your character.  The...

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You Are Making a Difference

Posted on Jan 5, 2015 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“Give, and it will be given to you. Good measure, pressed down, shaken together, running over, will be put into your lap. For with the measure you use it will be measured back to you.” Luke 6:38 ESV “Do not neglect to do good and to share what you have, for such sacrifices are pleasing to God.” Hebrews 13:16 ESV You have been given so much – your talents, your skills. With all that you have been given you are then commanded to give to...

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