Patterned After

“Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is–his good, pleasing and perfect will.” – Romans 12:2. Most of us have had the opportunity to stand in awe as our eyes perceive the…

The Secret To Significance

“Without God, life has no purpose, and without purpose, life has no meaning. Without meaning, life has no significance or hope.” – Rick Warren. There are a certain number of questions that seem to haunt our lives at different times and in different ways. What real difference does my life make? What real contributions have…

Connecting At The Plate – Part 2

In Monday’s devotional, I talked about our connection to God starting with accepting His love. In today’s devotional, I will continue on the topic of our connection with God. “You can’t hit a home run unless you step up to the plate.” – Modern Proverb. Another area where we can improve our connection or relationship…

Connecting At The Plate

“and they are not connected to Christ, the head of the body. For he holds the whole body together with its joints and ligaments, and it grows as God nourishes it.” – Colossians 2:19 (NLT) One of the most famous home runs in major-league history was hit by Mickey Mantle off Chuck Stobbs at Griffith…

New Series – Home Run Life

“Love is the most important thing in the world, but baseball is pretty good, too.” – Yogi Berra The baseball season is here. All around the country, people are gearing up for a long season of rooting for their home team. Will this be the year the Cubs do something special? Are the Yankees no…