Mound Visits, 1/18/17

Every true leader and every good coach knows that if our hearts are “right” much can be accomplished. Someone once said, “When God measures a man, He puts a tape around his heart, not his head.” Each day we should pray similarly as King David prayed, “Create in me a pure heart, O God, and […]

Mound Visits, 1/17/17

In order for real change to take place in our lives either spiritually, mentally or physically we need to take action. Recently, while reading about the paralyzed man who was lowered by his friends on a mat through the roof to be healed by Jesus in Luke 5:17-26 and then in John 5:1-15 concerning the […]

Mound Visits, 1/16/17

Recently, a coach posted something on Twitter that caught my attention. It was all of the positive attributes coaches want from players. It was a long list such as “give your best effort, be a great teammate, respect coaches and teammates, always be on time, have a positive attitude, etc.” I shouldn’t have, but I […]

Mound Visits, 1/14/17

How can we make better decisions? Max Lucado once said, “Life comes with voices. Voices lead to choices, and choices have consequences.” The answer to the question above comes when we evaluate our choices from an eternal perspective. That helps us to listen to the right ‘voice.’ “If any of you lacks wisdom, he should […]

Mound Visits, 1/13/17

The Bible has much to say about teamwork. A couple of my favorite verses on this subject: “Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit, but in humility consider others better than yourselves. Each of you should not only look to your own interests, but also to the interests of others.” Philippians 2:3,4 Also, […]

Mound Visits, 1/12/17

I need to work on my game! Not baseball. I’m a little “long in the tooth” to be doing mound work. After reading the following verse, I was convicted to work on my “life game.” Join me, please, so that our families, communities, teams and organizations will benefit from our example. “Set an example for […]

Mound Visits, 1/9/17

  We have access to power, strength and the ability to soar!As a father, I knew what my sons wanted, but I knew it was good for them to ask. God is the perfect Father and He is waiting for us to ask…then He wants us to do good things with the gifts He gives […]

Mound Visits, 1/6/17

You can’t always choose your circumstances, but you can choose your attitude. Perhaps the most important choice you make today is, “will I carry a positive attitude or a negative attitude with me for all to see.” Ephesians 4:22, “…put off your old self, …to be made new in the attitude of your minds.” I’ve […]