Category Archives: Where Fitness Meets Faith

Why does God allow pain?

The trail beckoned me to explore it. It had a floor of stone and wood chips and was wide enough for a small vehicle. I had an hour to myself so I laced my running shoes and started on my … Continue reading

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Is Temptation a sin?

I began smoking at age 15. I had adopted the habit for over 10 years before I decided to quit because I was pregnant with my first-born. It was not a difficult choice – I wanted to be as healthy … Continue reading

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What is Fasting?

I remember when I was in high school; I participated in a 30-hour fast with a group of fellow students. It was the longest hours of my life! I felt faint and nauseated and had trouble thinking of anything but … Continue reading

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What is the Sabbath?

I recently returned from a belated honeymoon with my husband. We stayed in a gorgeous hotel that featured a wood burning fireplace and therapeutic tub. It was the perfect opportunity to put up my feet and relax. One evening, after … Continue reading

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How can I live a Christian life?

My girlfriend is a runner. She runs every day and even participates in races. She didn’t start running until her mid-twenties and she was eager to learn as much about it as she could. She joined a runner’s club, hired … Continue reading

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