Friday Feature @SUMMballer

@SUMMballer research and development / retired college athlete /  cryptocurrency specialist "Surround yourself with others active in their faith..." “I am a washed-up college baseballing tech nerd who spends most of his day as an operations analyst at an Ad Tech Firm named El Toro.” This sentence describes Ryan’s occupation and his personality very well. [...]

What did you major in, bro?

Dear Lord, thank you for always watching over us. Thank you for sending Your son Jesus to die for us. We love you and praise you. Amen. Romans 5:6 You see, at just the right time, when we were still powerless, Christ died for the ungodly. Man, I love the beginning of this verse. "... [...]

How long does it take to make a grilled cheese?

Dear Lord, thank you for the opportunity to share Your word. May it crawl into the hearts of those reading it and may it glorify Your name above all else. Thank you for being my best friend. I love you. Amen. Romans 2:1 You, therefore, have no excuse, you who pass judgement on someone else, [...]

Is John Crist a Chick-fil-a Strips or Nuggets fan?

Dear Lord, let everything we do start in prayer. Let it be the foundation and groundwork we lay to serve You. Today I ask you give us a fresh perspective and a new lens in which we can see Your love. Thank you for giving us new life every day. Amen. Acts 15:8-9 God, who [...]

Have you ever been cut from Math Club?

Acts 11:1-3 The apostles and the believers throughout Judea heard that the Gentiles also had received the word of God. 2 So when Peter went up to Jerusalem, the circumcised believers criticized him 3 and said, “You went into the house of uncircumcised men and ate with them.” A gentile is an adjective explaining someone is not Jewish. AKA they didn't [...]

Do you need a fresh start?

Acts 9:18 Immediately, something like scales fell from Saul's eyes, and he could see again. He got up and was baptized Do you remember when you accepted Jesus into your life? It was arguably the most refreshing moment for me. I was at such a low place to that point in my life that I [...]

Who put Jesus on the cross?

Over 2000 years ago there was a young boy whose father was a carpenter. They lived just outside of Jerusalem. The young boy didn't go to school, but rather learned from his father on how to craft wood. The father taught his boy how to be a man and how to make a living. The [...]