Tag Archives: swimming

God of Second Chances

“Let me live that I may praise you, and may your laws sustain me.” (Psalm 119:175 NIV) Our God is a God of second chances and that fact was never more real to me than one summer afternoon. In a single moment, I decided carelessly to jump in a pool. My swimming skills were lacking. A nanosecond after I hit ...

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Just Keep Swimming

“The LORD is my strength and my shield; My heart trusts in Him, and I am helped; Therefore my heart exults, and with my song I shall thank Him.” (Psalm 28:7 NASB) I stood beside the blocks waiting to get started. If I’d had boots on, I’m sure I would’ve been shaking in them. My friend stood beside me ready ...

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Beach Day – Cindy Scinto

“Put on the full armor of God so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes.” (Ephesians 6:11 NIV) I jumped out of bed, woken by the bright sun streaming through my window. As I ransacked my dresser for shorts and a t-shirt, I noticed my Bible staring at me. It’s a definite beach day. No time for ...

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