Category Archives: Christian

Book Review: The Race Before Us – A Journey of Running and Faith

I received an advance copy of this book a few months ago and found it incredibly similar to my journey as a Christian over the past few years.  It combines both my interest in Christian doctrine and love of running.  The … Continue reading

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Cultivating Positive Habits

2012 has arrived and most people have laid out their goals and resolutions for the year.  Other than setting running goals, I’ve decided I’m going to do something a little different this year for the other areas of my life … Continue reading

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The End of the World

“No one knows about that day or hour, not even the angels in heaven, nor the Son, but only the Father.” – Matthew 24:36 This year has seen massive earthquakes, tsunamis, political unrest, financial upheaval, floods, droughts, famine in Africa…sounds … Continue reading

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Book Review: Running with Joy – My Daily Journey to the Marathon

Running with Joy is a running log of America’s best marathoner, Ryan Hall, as he prepares to run the 2010 Boston Marathon.  I’m a fan of Ryan Hall, and not only for his running achievements.  Ryan is also very open … Continue reading

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Lost Opportunities When Not Being Present-Minded

I’ve lived much of my life not being present.  My mind wasn’t disciplined enough to slow down and appreciate the gifts in front of me.  Much of my attention was being future oriented, daydreaming about how wonderful life will be … Continue reading

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Random Bible Quotes

And this small and temporary trouble we suffer will bring us a tremendous and eternal glory, much greater than the trouble.  For we fix our attention, not on things that are seen, but on things that are unseen. What can … Continue reading

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Turning 40

I recently turned 40, a milestone in our existence where we move from still being considered relatively young, to being middle age.  Strangely, I was looking forward to becoming 40, and although I still feel like I’m in my 20s, … Continue reading

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How the Minimalist Lifestyle has Improved My Quality of Life

Over a year ago, I began going down the path of a minimalist lifestyle.  This entailed reducing my possessions down to items I use on a consistent basis.  If I didn’t use something within the past six months, I gave … Continue reading

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Ryan Hall’s Impressive Performance

Ryan Hall just set the American marathon record at the 2011 Boston Marathon this past Monday in a blazing 2:04:58.  Many thought Ryan’s career was on the down slope with recent sub-par performances as well as his recent move to … Continue reading

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My Favorite Christian Apologist and Evangelist: Ravi Zacharias

Whenever I find my faith wavering, all I need to do is hear a sermon from Christian Apologist and Evangelist Dr. Ravi Zacharias. The man is extremely brilliant, and speaks with such confidence and logic, that I’m certain that his … Continue reading

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