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BRUCE MCGEE MINISTRIES
Gary Godard Chief Technical Officer
I remember when I was running track at 18 years of age.
We were practicing 100yd dashes.
The coach said, "Focus on the FINISH LINE!"
Today, at 76, my eyes can still focus on the finish line,
but my body says, "Are you KIDDING?!"
1 Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so
great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight,
and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run
with patience the race that is set before us,
2 Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith;
who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross,
despising the shame, and is set down at the right hand of
the throne of God.
LIGHT from the WORD.
LIFE is not a physical race.
It's a spiritual race!
A track runner lays aside all heavy things, and runs without
As Christians, we must run the spiritual race of life laying aside
those things that can "beset" us....or hinder us.
We must continually look at the FINISH LINE:
That day when Jesus comes to receive us!
We must run the race without allowing sins to become
obstructions in our spiritual path.
We must lay aside spiritual obstructions such as:
pride, lethargy, prejudice, and above all apathy.
Then, we must keep our eyes focused on the GOAL!
"Looking unto Jesus, the Author and Finisher of our faith!"
Like John the Baptist said,
Let Jesus become more and more IN you, and THROUGH you!
Run life's race with vigor, but also run it with