I didn’t run fast, but the Lord allowed me to compete for His glory again. It was something I never thought would be possible and, quite frankly, no one around me did either.
To what extent are we willing to push athletes to maximize their potential… Is the cost worth the benefit?
Being a chronically injured athlete is definitely challenging. However, God has been showing me that my talents and love for Jesus is part of a much bigger plan…
“You will never play again unless you have this surgery,” the doctor stated… Each word pierced my heart like a dagger.
Going through my struggles has opened my eyes to the beauty of God’s plan and His divine will.
This is true worship: glorifying the Lord in anything and everything you do, including sports.
Why is it that suffering, one of the least enjoyable experiences, is also one of the most useful?
My life flashed before my eyes… I was stuck inside the car, alone and scared, unsure what had just taken place.
My decision to follow Jesus was also the turning point in my softball career. The summer after I accepted Jesus into my heart, the game of softball became fun again.
My parents always told me that if you have a dream, you have to go for it…It was still a long road.