The relationship between finishing the race and endurance

I have always loved Hebrews 12:1-2 and 1 Corinthians 9:24-27. Although they are in separate books and arguably written by different writers, they both conceptually speak of running. Together they compliment one another and we can gather some great advice comparing these passages to help us run and finish our race. Hebrews 12:1-2 “Therefore, since […]


Discipline: The Key to Getting Desired Results

Undesired Results “For you, brethren, have been called to liberty; only do not use liberty as an opportunity for the flesh, but through love serve one another.” Galatians 5:13 NKJV “Stand fast therefore in the liberty by which Christ has made us free, and do not be entangled again with a yoke of bondage.” Galatians […]

Marked by Distinction: Standing Out in the Crowd

Distinction carries with it the idea that something is distinguished by the mind or eye as being different from others. In the book of Mark, it tells us, “And these signs shall follow those who believe…” This is a life of distinction; standing out in the crowd. Signs are what distinguish a disciple from others. […]