Messages from Young Adults

Archive for August, 2012

Day 2: Relay Team Rack, Shack, Benny and …..

Day 2: Relay Team Rack, Shack, Benny and …..

An Olympian is one who puts in their best and let’s God do the rest
An Olympian is one who realizes that Jesus is the only Anchor that can complete the race
An Olympian is one who doesn’t weigh their choices by God’s presents but by his presence

Day 3: Last minute Abraham

Day 3: Last minute Abraham

An Olympian is one who accepts defeat and tries again
An Olympian is one who recognizes that as long as you have breathe, it ain’t over.
Abraham is an Olympian

Day 4: 2nd Chance Mary

Day 4: 2nd Chance Mary

An Olympian is one who learns from their mistakes
An Olympian is one who uses second chances to change their story
An Olympian is one who finds favor and grace in Christ and races past their past

Day 5: Classy Ruth

Day 5: Classy Ruth

An Olympian does not boast in oneself
An Olympian is one who treats others with dignity at all times
An Olympian is one whose victory is rooted in faith and tempered by grace.

Day 6: Slow starting David

Day 6: Slow starting David

An Olympian is not defined by how they start, but how they finish
An Olympian doesn’t allow humble beginnings to define their destiny
An Olympian perseveres, day in, day out, until the ultimate goal is achieved.

Day 7: The untrained Disciples

Day 7: The untrained Disciples

An Olympian believes that what they hoped for will come to pass
An Olympian dedicates mind, soul, body, to achieve their ultimate goal.
An Olympian does not cower behind their inadequacies, but focuses on their abilities
An Olympian is one who realizes that every mountain is just another stepping stone to greatness

Day 8: Trusting Children -Isaac and Samuel

Day 8: Trusting Children -Isaac and Samuel

An Olympian raises to the occasion and makes the big sacrifice
An Olympian cherishes the godly parent and shuns bad company
An Olympian is not one that makes excuses based on their upbringing
An Olympians trusts in God knowing that family is not limited to blood but bound in love
Samuel and Isaac are Olympians

Day 9: Swim Relay Team of Rack, Shack, Benny and Shazz

Day 9: Swim Relay Team of Rack, Shack, Benny and Shazz

An Olympian is one who uses each breath to make a difference. An Olympian is one who doesn’t use their family situation as a crutch. An Olympian is one who despite the setbacks and degradation, still presses on. An Olympian is one who trusts God to take care of their families when all else fails. Rack, Shack, Benny and Shazz are Olympians of Faith

Olympians of The Faith Series

Olympians of The Faith Series

And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us, Fixing our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of faith.