Category Archives: Lessons from the Lives of Athletes

A Memorable Evening with Al Oliver

Tonight I had the pleasure of meeting one of my childhood heroes, Al Oliver.  I listened intently as he shared from his heart and life’s experiences.  But I didn’t want to keep these powerful words to myself, so I wrote them down so many could benefit from his motivational speech.  These are the words Al Oliver shared with us. Continue reading A Memorable Evening with Al Oliver

Down Time

If your life seems too busy and your body or spirit is crying out for a break, you may be realizing you need some down time.  God designed us to work heartily for Him.  He also created us to schedule routine breaks when we stop from our labor and take a day to rest and worship the God who enables us to work.  If you enjoyed having a week off Spirit-Driven Soccer, maybe your body is trying to tell you that you need some down time to slow your pace and do more spiritually reflecting on your life. Continue reading Down Time