Giving It Everything You’ve Got!

This morning I read 1 Corinthians 9 in The Message translation. The following verses inspired me. I hope they inspire you. girl cross, train hard

24-25 You’ve all been to the stadium and seen the athletes race. Everyone runs; one wins. Run to win. All good athletes train hard. They do it for a gold medal that tarnishes and fades. You’re after one that’s gold eternally.

26-27 I don’t know about you, but I’m running hard for the finish line. I’m giving it everything I’ve got. No sloppy living for me! I’m staying alert and in top condition. I’m not going to get caught napping, telling everyone else all about it and then missing out myself.

 

Are you running to win?

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See also:

Soldiers in the City

Steel Towers

Why Jesus?

Can You Hear Me Now?

Three Days at Sea

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