Posts Tagged ‘jimmy pena’

We Are The Crowd

“Jesus stopped and said, ‘Call him.’ So they called to the blind man, ‘Cheer up! On your feet! He’s calling you!’ Throwing his cloak aside, he leaped to his feet and came to Jesus.”–Mark 10:49-50 Read: Mark 10 No need to adjust your computer screen, that’s indeed the same verse as yesterday’s entry. But I […]


Get Your Voice Back

“How can I be sure this will happen? I am an old man, and my wife is well advanced in years.” –Luke 1:18 Read: Luke 1 Not his best moment. Zacharias has just been given really great news; news of eternal significance. He’s been told that Elizabeth will bear him a son. And he will […]


Walking Behind

“I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation, whether well fed or hungry, whether living in plenty or in want.” –Philippians 4:12 Read: Philippians 4 Perhaps the young man meant to say […]


Jimmy Peña Named as First Advisory Board Member to The Daniel Plan

Peña joins expert panel for Saddleback Church’s worldwide faith-and-fitness initiative Lake Forest, Calif., July 3, 2012 – Jimmy Peña has been named as the first member of the advisory board for The Daniel Plan, Pastor Rick Warren’s worldwide faith-and-fitness initiative that helped 15,000 members in 190 countries lose over 260,000 pounds in 2011 alone. “We’re […]


Benchwarmer

“So Sarah laughed to herself.” –Genesis 18:12 Read: Genesis 18 Benchwarmer. Not something that sat well with me. But during my sophomore year in high school, I endured it for the first time in my life. See, I was a baseball player, and a good one. But basketball? I probably should’ve hung up the Air […]


Gracias A Dios

“Then he said to Thomas, ‘Put your finger here; see my hands. Reach out your hand and put it into my side. Stop doubting and believe.’” –John 20:27 Read: John 20 “The usual?” she asked with a smile. The sweet lunchtime waitress and I have grown accustomed to each another. I’m greeted, not with a […]


Jimmy Pena Visits Fans at Berean Books in SoCal

Last weekend, PrayFit founder Jimmy Pena spent time signing DVDs and meeting with fans at two Berean Christian Stores in California’s Inland Empire. Both stores — one in Riverside, the other in Redlands — featured prominent signage and displays of PrayFit books and DVDs. Jimmy was joined by his wife Loretta and PrayFit VP and […]


Misfits Seldom Do

“But God chose the foolish things of the world to shame the wise; God chose the weak things of the world to shame the strong.” –1 Corinthians 1:27 Read: 1 Corinthians 1 If he were your neighbor, you’d move. If choosing teams, he’d be the one last picked. Without a doubt, on the island of […]


Who Wants the Ball?

“For God has not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.” –2 Timothy 1:7 Read: 2 Timothy 1 Imagine a coach before a big football game. The team has taken a knee and their helmets are off as they await the last few words of […]


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 […]