Tag Archives: Nehemiah

Stepping Up to the Plate

Last night New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard became the first pitcher in nearly 36 years to homer for the game’s only run and pitch a complete game. The last pitcher to accomplish this feat was the Dodgers’ Bob Welch … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Church, Leadership, Sports | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Where Is Their Statue?

There was once a young musician whose concert received very harsh reviews from the music critics. The great composer Jean Sibelius patted him on the back and consoled him by saying,”Remember, son, there is no city in the world where they … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Leadership | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

No Distractions

Steve Prohm tries to integrate his faith in Jesus Christ into every aspect of his life, including his job as head coach of the Murray State men’s basketball team. Last year, the team studied the book of Nehemiah, and was … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Leadership, Sports | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Good vs. Evil

“Good people can’t stand the sight of deliberate evil; the wicked can’t stand the sight of well-chosen goodness.”—Proverbs 29:27 (The Message).   This verse of Scripture explains the on-going polarization of the United States regarding moral issues. While some wonder … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Unfinished Business

I recently drove by a huge house that is about halfway finished. The brick on the house is completed, and the roof has been finished, but it lacks doors and windows. You can see that the inside of the house … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Leadership | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Out of Position

On Sunday, May 6, both teams ran out of pitchers in a 17-inning game between the Baltimore Orioles and the Boston Red Sox. It was described as “a crazy game at Fenway Park”. It was the first major league game … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Church, Leadership, Sports | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Versatility

Boston Red Sox outfielder Ted Williams was known primarily for his hitting ability. The slugger is regarded as one of the best hitters to ever play the game. However, on August 24, 1940, Williams pitched the last two innings of … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Church, Sports | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment