Praise vs. Glory

A few weeks ago I was going through a study with a friend of mine and we read this: “In the same way, let your good deeds shine out for all to see, so that everyone will praise your heavenly Father” Matthew 5:16 (NLT). We talked about some other things in the set of verses

Complete the Race

So I know a person that wants to be a sprinter. It is interesting watching him train. I don’t know much about running, it has been years but I remember the training. We always ran longer distances than the event and then would try to increase our speed. Then when the race came we had


We have all used a GPS at one time or another and of course as guys we know the way or a better way and then we hear the words, “Recalculating” and “Turn right in…” It would be funny if after ignoring the voice it just said, “OK go your own way, best of luck,

The Antenna

The other day one of the guys tried to make a call on the radio. Others around him said they could not hear anything. He went through his check list and said “any better now?”. They said, “Loud and clear.” The difference? It was he attached the antenna. I thought what a great illustration of

Got a Question? God’s Got an Answer!

The beginning of the season can have many questions to it. Many of the answers can be found if we just ask the right person with the right knowledge. I have found that sometimes people with no insight will answer. Funny that they often speak as if they have the knowledge or answers but they

Another New Season 2019

It is 2019 and we have reached another Joe Shear Classic at Madison International Speedway. That means many things, the beginning of a new season, robins are out, new paint schemes and clean looking cars, new hopes and dreams, new power plants for some, new divisions to race in, rookies, and also for me, new