Tag - Race

I Only Want To Finish The Race

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Acts 20:24 However, I consider my life worth nothing to me; my only aim is to finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given me—the task of testifying to the good news of God’s grace. O-bservation: St. Paul knew, as he was heading to Jerusalem in his pursuit of Christ, that he would face great hardship in whatever life he had left. Yet he insisted that his life was worth nothing to him personally and he said, “I Only Want To Finish The Race.” A-pplication: The race Paul was referring to was his...

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I Only Want To Finish The Race

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Acts 20:24 However, I consider my life worth nothing to me; my only aim is to finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given me—the task of testifying to the good news of God’s grace. O-bservation: St. Paul knew, as he was heading to Jerusalem in his pursuit of Christ, that he would face great hardship in whatever life he had left. Yet he insisted that his life was worth nothing to him personally and he said, “I Only Want To Finish The Race.” A-pplication: The race Paul was referring to was his...

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No Cuts

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Galatians 5:7 You were running a good race. Who cut in on you to keep you from obeying the truth? O-bservation: Paul the Apostle was speaking to young "Jesus Followers" in Galatia who had started strong in their newfound "Faith Race" in Jesus. But after a brilliant beginning, old friends and acquaintances had stepped in to drag them away from Jesus and back to their old traditions. Paul asked them, "Who did this to you?" A-pplication: We've all watched a 400 meter race where a certain runner is running strong at a good pace, then out of...

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