A Good Skiing Experience

Romans 8:28 says, “All things WORK together for Good.” It doesn’t say, all things are good. I first learned to understand this through an episode on a ski boat. I grew up on Lake Texoma, north of Dallas. My friend Tony Sneddon’s father would let us take his 15 foot ski boat to the lake…

Finding Treasure

Here in America, we love our stuff. Cars, boats, motorcycles, toasters… But the problem with stuff is it keeps breaking down. I had this old boat I bought from a friend for $2000. Great little 16-foot with the walkthrough windshield and mercruiser. The boys and I would fish in it and ski and pull tubes….

Good News – Blessed are the Hungry

Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled. (Matthew 5:6) Why is it blessed to be hungry? Because hunger motivates you. I remember seeing this clearly in the 1998 Winter Olympics. We were watching the men’s downhill skiing. The officials moved the gate on the first left-hand turn. It…