Posts Tagged ‘endurance’

Chasing Josh

The American record holder in the 50K sits down with PrayFit to chat faith, running Josh Cox is one of the world’s best at putting one foot in front of the other for unseemly distances. A native of San Diego (Calif), Cox set the American record in the 50K (31.05 miles) in 2011 with a […]


A Holy Climb

“Truly I tell you, if anyone says to this mountain, “Go, throw yourself into the sea’, and does not doubt in their heart but believes that what they say will happen, it will be done for them.” –Mark 11:23 Read: Mark 11 Hey everyone. After a week off, PrayFit is back online. Honestly, I probably […]


Run With Me

“Therefore we also, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which so easily ensnares us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us.” –Hebrews 12:1 Read: Hebrews 12 As you may have read on some of the […]


The Race with Grace

“Whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men, knowing that from the Lord you will receive the inheritance as your reward. You are serving the Lord Christ.” –Colossians 3:23-24 Read: Colossians 3 Her face says it all. Exhaustion meets joy and mission meets accomplishment. Now, I don’t mean to over-dramatize […]


The Race with Grace

“Whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men, knowing that from the Lord you will receive the inheritance as your reward. You are serving the Lord Christ.” –Colossians 3:23-24 Read: Colossians 3 Her face says it all. Exhaustion meets joy and mission meets accomplishment. Now, I don’t mean to over-dramatize […]


High Gear

“For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.” –Ephesians 2:10 Read: Ephesians 2 On a recent Saturday afternoon, my husband came home beaming with excitement. He had the rare opportunity to view a friend’s personal collection of 50 vintage cars. Ferraris, […]


Be Healthy, Quietly

“Be careful not to practice your righteousness in front of others to be seen by them. If you do, you will have no reward from your Father in heaven.” –Matthew 6:1 Read: Matthew 6 We’ve been talking a lot lately about the importance of our physical health as a means of praise, and if that […]


TRACKING NUMBERS

November 16, 2011 Read: Isaiah 43 “Fear not, for I have redeemed you.” –Isaiah 43:1 Bib No. 18-164 wasn’t tracking. Even though race officials, sponsors and loved ones knew bib No. 18-164 started the race, nobody knew where he was on the course. See, bib numbers have bar codes that tell everyone your pace, stage and […]


PASSING THE FAITH ALONG

July 21, 2011 Read: John 14 “You know the way to the place where I am going.” –John 14:4 Hope nobody’s tired of this week’s marathon theme, because I’m definitely not running out of topics (Ouch!). But I did see something at the race that made me tilt my head and squint my eyes just […]


LET FRIDAY BEGIN

June 3, 2011 Read: Psalm 121 “My help comes from the Lord, the maker of heaven and earth.” –Psalm 121:2 It’s Friday. The ninth inning. The fourth quarter. The last period. When coaches encourage their players to “leave it all out on the field,” it’s not to sure-up a victory or avoid defeat, but more so […]