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, [...]

Do I have the right rock?

Dear Lord, thank you for this refreshing time where we get to slow our lives down a bit and focus on You. May your words flow through us and become our heartbeat. We love you and thank you for every moment you have given us. Amen. Acts 27:18 We took such a violent battering from [...]

Why do I have to write in pen Mrs. Lutter?

Dear Lord, thank you for all that you do in our lives. I have seen the fruit of obeying You and following your way. I pray everyone takes one step closer in their walk with You. Let your words flow through me and into the hearts of these readers. I love you! Amen. Acts 16:16-18 [...]

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 [...]

What do I have to fix before following Jesus?

Acts 8:36-37 As they traveled along the road, they came to some water and the eunuch said, "Look, here is water. What can stand in the way of my being baptized?" And he gave orders to stop the chariot. Then both Philip and the eunuch went down into the water and Philip baptized him. The [...]