The Paths We Take: How Does God Shape Them?

August 30th 2013 No comments yet  

PathsIn this season of life, I’ve been wrestling with how much control I have in how my life turns out. It has led me to wading into debates between predestination and free will, which I have absolutely no business being in. However, my reasons for pondering the Calvinist debate are quite selfish.

I thought I was a lock for a job in sports, yet here I am sitting at a church. Could I have done more to change that? Would an additional internship or …

Reflections from a 70.3 Ironman: Trust the Training

A Photo August 23rd 2013 No comments yet  

Reflections from a 70.3 IronmanAlong the course, the supporters are great. You’ll hear cheers from strangers. Words of encouragement are shouted. Volunteers at aid stations provide physical relief with water and ice. Additionally, you will see signs along the way. Some signs are posted in the ground while others are held by fans, family, and supporters. Of all the signs, there was one sign that stood out. The sign simply read, “Trust the Training.”

Why such a sign?

As a first timer, one reason I …

I’m the Crazy Friend?

August 9th 2013 No comments yet  

Thumbs Up Crazy FriendThis weekend, I witnessed one of my closest friends get engaged to a wonderful girl. It’s a rare moment where God’s direction in someone’s life is so apparent, and it was pretty incredible to be able to witness it with them. I know this girl somewhat, and I’m sure my friend has told her many a story about me and our friend group over the couple of years they’ve been dating. During the engagement party, I overheard her describing her new fiancé’s friends to her own friends, …

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