Tri Me!

This post is going to be directed mostly at physical fitness and connecting with others in the process. The first two paragraphs are about my own progress as of late and what I plan to do going forward. Later on, I will get into ways of connecting with others through fitness social media. I mentioned…

Why do I do what I don’t want to do?

“Romans 7:15 (HCSB) 15 ¬†For I do not understand what I am doing, because I do not practice what I want to do, but I do what I hate. Do you ever feel like no matter what you know to be the right thing to do, you still make the wrong choice? I’ve recently starting…

Kill Them With Kindness!

One of the most difficult things to live through as a kid growing up is people teasing, bullying, and just outright being mean. I work with teenagers every day and some of the drama that is caused because one person said something bad about another person and their best friend heard it and wants to…

And the Runner Up!

I like to tackle topics of the mind, body, and spirit. Today I am going to center on the body, in particular, running although the mind and spirit are definitely integral in this endeavor. Even if you are not a runner or even feel like you could never be one, hear me out on this…

When Forgiveness Is Difficult

  Much of what I have heard on talk radio and in working with my students throughout the week seems to be centered on forgiveness, forgiveness of others and forgiveness of self. I like the definition I heard on a broadcast while listening to Family Talk on XM Radio this week. Basically, forgiveness was described…

Peace Be With You

I have come to realize that I started down the topic path of the fruit of the Spirit, quite unintentionally mind you. We have been discussing this with my youth group and naturally the fruit of the spirit has been on my mind which is how I come up with topics for my posts. Whatever…

What is love?

What does it mean to love someone? First, we need to describe the type of love we are talking about. Today, society’s idea of love is very skewed. Most young people would not be able to give you a good definition of love, they would likely give an answer that more relates to how they…