Lenten Journey - Day 3

Saturday, February 21 - Day 3 of our Journey on the Disciple’s Path
1 Corinthians 9:24-27
24 You've all been to the stadium and seen the athletes race. Everyone runs; one wins. Run to win. 25 All good athletes train hard. They do it for a gold medal that tarnishes and fades. You're after one that's gold eternally.   26 I don't know about you, but I'm running hard for the finish line. I'm giving it everything I've got. No sloppy living for me!  27 I'm staying alert and in top condition. I'm not going to get caught napping, telling everyone else all about it and then missing out myself.
(from THE MESSAGE: The Bible in Contemporary Language © 2002 by Eugene H. Peterson. All rights reserved.)
In “Pride and Prejudice,”  Elizabeth Bennett says about her piano playing, “My fingers do not move over this instrument in the masterly manner which I see so many women’s do. . .But then I have always supposed it to be my own fault –...continue reading