How’d That Happen?

2 Kings 3:17 For thus saith the LORD, Ye shall not see wind, neither shall ye see rain; yet that valley shall be filled with water, that ye may drink, both ye, and your cattle, and your beasts. How many times have you seen or did something on the golf course that you wished it…

Spin Class

Psalm 103:2 Bless the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits. If we judge our day or golf round by our fleshly expectations, most of the time we would end it feeling disappointment. We had goals which we did not attain and holes in which we three-putted. We tend to deem these…

Sincere – Without Wax

Philippians 1:10 That ye may approve things that are excellent; that ye may be sincere and without offence till the day of Christ; Millions of dollars are made and lost in the fake golf club industry each year. Scottie Cameron putters are the Louis Vuitton purses of the golf world. The more valuable the item,…

Fore, Right?

Matthew 14:30 But when he saw the wind boisterous, he was afraid; and beginning to sink, he cried, saying, Lord, save me. The word "fore" in the game of golf has been used to shout out a warning for nearly 200 years. One explanation claims that "fore" is a shortened version of "forecaddie". The forecaddies…

Hearing The Music

Romans 8:14 For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the sons of God. Our attention span as a society is growing smaller and smaller. We feel the need to be constantly multi-tasking. Even when we can't physically multi-task, we are mentally doing so while we are engaged in a…

Look Up!

John 17:1 These words spake Jesus, and lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, Father, the hour is come; glorify thy Son, that thy Son also may glorify thee. If you've ever coached a youth sports team, you know that their focus on the game is about 40% of the time. They like to play…

New Year, Renewed Love

1 John 2:15 Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him. We enjoy the game of golf and other forms of recreation like fishing or hunting. We must, however, be wary not to allow ourselves place our "love"…

Off Seasoning

Ephesians 6:19 And for me, that utterance may be given unto me, that I may open my mouth boldly, to make known the mystery of the gospel. We were blessed with above average temperatures last weekend. We were able to get out to the course donning short sleeves. That is in of itself something for…

What Is It?

Exodus 16:15 And when the children of Israel saw it, they said one to another, It is manna: for they wist not what it was. And Moses said unto them, This is the bread which the LORD hath given you to eat. "Par" is the term for the number of strokes prescribed the golfer to get the ball to fall inside…

Dependence Problem

John 15:6 If a man abide not in me, he is cast forth as a branch, and is withered; and men gather them, and cast them into the fire, and they are burned. Some of us spend the majority of our golf career on the same golf course and 18 holes. We have developed a comfort and…