Tuesday, November 20, 2018 9:09 pm

A Spark of Hope

It is not often that a number one seed beats a six seed in the National Football League (NFL) Playoffs, by a score of 15-10, and it is a considered an upset.  That is the position the Philadelphia Eagles found themselves in as they faced the Atlanta Falcons, last night in the Divisional Round of the playoffs.

The Rolling Tide Vs. Hungry Dogs

The University of Alabama Crimson Tide and University of Georgia Bulldogs are preparing for a battle of the SEC’s finest, in tonight’s NCAA College Football National Championship game. Tonight’s game is not only a renewal of a storied rivalry, but also the game is enhanced because it pits Bulldogs Coach Kirby Smart against his mentor and teacher Nick Saban.

Wentzwagon Derailed, But Not Out

The Philadelphia Eagles are coming off a hard-fought victory against the Los Angeles Rams. However, the win came at a cost, as star quarterback Carson Wentz suffered an ACL tear while diving for a touchdown during a QB run.

The Eagles Are Flying High, Due To The Ties That Bind.

The Philadelphia Eagles have a 10-2 record. That makes them one of the best teams in the NFL. However, one of the things that ties this team together is their Christian faith.

You too can lead O-H-I-O

In order to execute the entire Script Ohio, the whole band must follow one person – the Drum Major. This leader is decked out in a stylish uniform and carries a huge baton. If he gets out of step, then the whole thing becomes a mess. To my knowledge, that has never happened. That is why they practice.

Are You Ready for Some Football?

Andy Dalton is a solid Christian player who holds his God, family, and team up in that order. His priorities are in check, and he is playing the game for the right reason. He definitely wants to win, but he also wants to be a positive example to everyone who watches. He has accepted his role as a public figure and demonstrates an honest and humble attitude.

I didn’t Know That

There are many facts in life I find hard to believe – yet they are true. For instance. I am an Elvis fan, but did you know he was a natural blond? It’s a fact. Were you aware dead people are able to get goosebumps? Yes, they can. This is amusing, but perhaps you knew that Neil Armstrong had to go through U.S. customs in Hawaii when he returned from the moon. That is so ironic.

Former NFL Player Vernon Fox Shares His Journey of Football and Faith

Faith, football, and BBQ drew a crowd of more than 500 men to the Victorville campus site of High Desert Church (HDC). Special guest speaker for the event, Vernon Fox...

What are the Odds?

Clayton Kershaw and I have a lot in common. I found out some interesting facts about the seven-time MLB All-Star and three-time Cy Young Award-winning pitcher recently when his Los Angeles Dodgers visited Ohio during a road trip to Cleveland and Cincinnati.

What an Impact a Smile Can Have

Having something infectious isn’t always a bad thing. Now that I have your attention I’ll explain. There are some things that attract people. It might be a powerful job or loads...

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Reflecting on Privileges, Burdens of Ministry

Pastors love walking with their people through life’s celebrations and tribulations, but in ministry, pastors often carry burdens of their own.

Open the Eyes of my Heart, Lord

In Ephesians 1, Paul didn’t pray for material blessings, but for spiritual perception. In verse 19, he prayed “the eyes of your understanding being enlightened.” The word understanding means heart.

Are You Passionate?

Anyone who knows anything about the National Football League is aware that Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach Mike...

There is Another Way

J.T. Starks grew up in Lancaster, Texas, near Dallas, amidst violence and uncertainty. He had no role model as a child, but he relied on his instincts for survival.

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