Running with Endurance

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Whenever I am asked to be a part of a pastoral Q&A with kids or youth, there is one question that is bound to be asked: “what is your favorite Bible verse(s)?” My usual response: “all of them.” 🙂

Seriously though, there is a set of verses that when I first read them as a teenager, they jumped out at me and I have clung to them ever since. Today I would like to offer some encouragement by pointing out a why these verses are so special to me in my spiritual walk with the Lord Jesus Christ.race-track

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Hebrews 12:1-3, “Therefore, since we have so great a cloud of witnesses surrounding us, let us also lay aside every encumbrance and the sin which so easily entangles us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, fixing our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of faith, who for the joy set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.… Continue reading

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