Only Half Crazy: Another non-running story

  Once upon a time, there was a girl who wasn’t a runner.  She didn’t run the inaugural Fairview Half Marathon the year before, and certainly didn’t sign up to run it again, a day after her birthday.  A birthday that, incidentally, bumped her up into the next age bracket.  You can imagine her non-excitement … [Read more…]

Running with a Purpose

I believe God made me for a purpose, but he also made me fast. And when I run I feel His pleasure. Those words, made famous by Scottish runner Eric Liddell in the movie “Chariots of Fire” don’t begin to describe me.  While I do believe that God made me for a purpose, I can’t … [Read more…]

Doing a New Thing

But now, God’s Message, the God who made you in the first place, Jacob, the One who got you started, Israel: “Don’t be afraid, I’ve redeemed you. I’ve called your name. You’re mine. When you’re in over your head, I’ll be there with you. When you’re in rough waters, you will not go down. When … [Read more…]