Last week our son, Jordan was drafted by the Colorado Rockies to play professional baseball! Seeing his name in the draft was one of the most exciting moments of his life, especially because he didn’t know it was going to happen. Sure, a few scouts had been calling him, but they always hung up with [...]
Note: This post first appeared in 2006, but since my most recent post included a photo of Jordan Parris on his college team, this old one caught my eye and made me chuckle. How time flies. -Gina THE POSTURE OF DEFEAT “Strike three!” The inning was over and the player headed to the dugout, head [...]
They went 4 separate ways after playing baseball at Tullahoma high school: In 2009, left handed pitcher Josh Bryant took his JUCO scholarship at top-ranked Walters State, before heading to Cookeville. Then in 2010, pitcher Jacob Honea went to Motlow, where he excelled on the mound. Also in 2010, catcher Jordan Parris headed to Columbia [...]
Changing is hard. It implies that something is wrong with the way
you are right now, and it means moving into the unfamiliar.
Perhaps most challenging – it means overcoming the power of HABIT!
Have you ever felt the frustrating pain of falling short of your potential? You were not created to fail! You were created to rule and reign with God, not just in the life to come, but right here – now. If you watch the news on TV, you think the whole world is broke, [...]