The blood moon tonight was dark. It was red. It was scary, like death.
Then the sun started to rise in the lower left corner. The reflection of light changed the atmosphere on the surface of the moon.
But also it changed on the earth.
The water shimmered a subtle glimmer. There was a bit of a twinkle in the sky. Perhaps the blood moon was not intended for all this “end of the world” talk? Perhaps it was a message that a new day dawns? (more…)
“Do you know that in a race all the runners run, but only one gets the prize? Run in such a way as to get the prize.” 1 Cor 9:24
God flipped a switch inside me, the first time I heard that verse. There was something powerful awakened within me. I was a young man at the time, but I began to see how the Bible applied to my everyday life, and verses like this made my heart free! Heart wasn’t something just found in athletics, work or love. Heart was a way to live! So here are a few ways to live with heart. (more…)
A quick shout out after last night’s huge Summer Showdown…
Big Congrats to Bubba Pollard.
Racing cannot be done alone.
First off, let me say how hugely grateful I am to race…it is truly one of the greatest joys of my life. I think about going faster in a Super Late Model every single day. And in the words of Eric Liddell, “When I run I feel God’s pleasure.” I truly am humbled to even have this incredible opportunity to race. It’s awesome. (more…)
Racing has taught me one hardcore truth, one life-changing thing that a lot of people never get from real life. Maybe you’ve heard it yourself:
There is a goal to everything worth doing. (more…)
I kicked off a prayer series this last weekend at The Rock Church and, given the amount of time I spend in prayer and how it proportionately relates to my level of peace, focus, and ease; I thought I’d give some clues on my personal modus operandi when it comes to this vital component of my personal life.
First, my motivation to pray is what captured me to follow Christ and become a believer in the first place. It’s the same reason I choose to pray. (more…)