Learning to Lose

23 Paul and Barnabas appointed elders for them in each church and, with prayer and fasting, committed them to the Lord, in whom they had put their trust.   Acts 14:23 (NIV) The goal in sports is to win.  But one of the most important lessons you learn as an athlete is how to lose.  Because, […]

WWBBD (What would Bear Bryant do?)

One of my favorite football stories is about famed Crimson Tide coach Bear Bryant.  He was sending out young coaches to recruit for Alabama.  “You know the guy who gets knocked down and then gets back up?” he asked.  “Sure coach – that’s the guy we want, right?”  “No,” Bryant says, “we don’t want him.” […]