Author: LIFE Runners

06 Jun Love Thy Neighbor (Mk 12:31) by Dr. Pat Castle

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . "You shall love your neighbor as yourself." ~ Mark 12:31 (full readings)  . Pat's Reflections: God calls us to consider all 7 billion human beings as our neighbors and to love...

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06 Jun Love Thy Neighbor (Mk 12:31) by Dr. Pat Castle

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . "You shall love your neighbor as yourself." ~ Mark 12:31 (full readings)  . Pat's Reflections: God calls us to consider all 7 billion human beings as our neighbors and to love...

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03 Jun Keystone (Mk 12:10) by Dr. Rich Reich

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion(FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . "Have you not read this scripture passage: 'The stone that the builders rejected has become the cornerstone.'" ~Mk 12:10 (full readings) . Rich's Reflections:  In today's Gospel, Jesus told the religious people of His day that they had missed...

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31 May Intercession (Lk 1:45) by Kevin McNicholas

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . “Blessed are you who believed that what was spoken to you by the Lord would be fulfilled.” ~ Lk 1:45 (full readings) . Kevin's Reflections: We have a 7 month old...

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30 May Ask in Faith (Mk 10:51) by Lauren Muzyka

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . “Jesus said to him in reply, 'What do you want me to do for you?' The blind man replied to him, 'Master, I want to see.'” ~...

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29 May To Serve (Mk 10:45) by Pastor Matthew Lim

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . “For the Son of Man did not come to be served but to serve and to give his life as a ransom for many.” ~ Mk 10:45 (full...

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28 May Crazy Horse Races (cost increase June 1st) Top 10

  The Crazy Horse half/full Marathon registration goes up $20 this Saturday, June 1st.  Click on the link to register today! Get your run on because full marathon training begins this Sunday, June 3, 2013.     Top 10 Reasons to Run The Crazy Horse half/full Marathon: 10. Runners World magazine...

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27 May Give Everything (Mk 10:17) by Dr. Rich Reich

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion(FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . "As he was setting out on a journey, a  man ran up, knelt down before him, and asked him, 'Good teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?'" ~ Mk 10:17 (full readings) . Rich's Reflections:  Polls show that...

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24 May Love and Fidelity (Mk 10:8-9) by Shane Kapler

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . “They are no longer two but one flesh.  Therefore what God has joined together, no human being must separate.” ~ Mk 10:8-9 (full readings) . Shane's Reflections: In a very...

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23 May Water Stations (Mk 9:41) by Jason Peters

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . “Jesus said to his disciples: 'Anyone who gives you a cup of water to drink because you belong to Christ, amen, I say to you, will surely not...

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22 May Love God’s Law (Ps 119:165) by Alton Pelowski

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . “Those who love your law have great peace, and for them there is no stumbling block.”  ~ Ps 119:165 (full readings) . Alton's Reflections: We live in an age when most...

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20 May Believer’s Paradox (Mk 9:24) by Dr. Rich Reich

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion(FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . "Then the boy’s father cried out, 'I do believe, help my unbelief!'" ~Mk 9:24 (full readings) . Rich's Reflections:  In today's Gospel, the faith of the father of a possessed boy is severely tested.  The father tells Jesus, "If you...

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16 May Ambassador for Christ (Acts 23:7) by Josh Brahm

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . “When he said this, a dissension began between the Pharisees and the Sadducees, and the assembly was divided. ~ Acts 23:7 (full readings) . Josh's Reflections: Notice what Paul does...

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15 May Consecrated in Truth (Jn 17:18-19) by Alice Chapman

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . “As you have sent me into the world, so I sent them into the world.  And I consecrate myself for them, so that they also may be consecrated...

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13 May Peace of Jesus (Jn 16:33) by Dr. Rich Reich

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion(FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . "I have told you this so that you might have peace in me.  In the world you will have trouble, but take courage, I have conquered the world." ~ Jn 16:33 (full readings) . Rich's Reflections:  In today's Gospel, Jesus promises...

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10 May From Pain to Joy (Jn 16:20) by Shane Kapler

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . “You will weep and mourn while the world rejoices …” ~ Jn 16:20 (full readings) . Shane's Reflections: Jesus spoke those words in an attempt to prepare the Apostles for...

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09 May Enter Discussion (Acts 18:4) by Fr. Daren Zehnle

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . “Every sabbath, he entered into discussion in the synagogue, attempting to convince both Jews and Greek.” ~ Acts 18:4 (full readings) . Fr. Daren's Reflections: Within the synagogue, one might...

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08 May The Author of Life (Acts 17:25) by John Audino

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . “It is He who gives to everyone life and breath and everything.” ~ Acts 17:25 (full readings) . John's Reflections: St. Paul’s conduct in Athens set an example for all...

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06 May Domestic Church (Acts 16:15) by Dr. Rich Reich

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion(FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . "After she and her household had been baptized, she offered us an invitation, 'If you consider me a believer in the Lord, come and stay at my home,' and she prevailed on us." ~ Acts 16:15 (full readings) . Rich's...

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06 May Domestic Church (Acts 16:15) by Dr. Rich Reich

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion(FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . "After she and her household had been baptized, she offered us an invitation, 'If you consider me a believer in the Lord, come and stay at my home,' and she prevailed on us." ~ Acts 16:15 (full readings) . Rich's...

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03 May Joy in Suffering (Jn 14:6) by Ed Heigl

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . “Jesus said to Thomas, “I am the way and the truth and the life.  No one comes to the Father except through me” ~ Jn 14:6 (full readings) . Ed's...

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01 May God’s Glorious Design (Jn 15:4) by Adriana Gonzalez

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . “Remain in me, as I remain in you. Just as a branch cannot bear fruit on its own unless it remains on the vine, so neither can you...

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29 Apr Bold Faith (Acts 14:9-10) by Dr. Rich Reich

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion(FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . "He listened to Paul speaking, who looked intently at him, saw that he had the faith to be healed, and called out in a loud voice, 'Stand up straight on your feet.'  He jumped up and began...

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26 Apr Love and Pride (Acts 13:33) by Shane Kapler

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . “You are my Son, today I have begotten you.” ~ Acts 13:33; Ps 2:7 (full readings) . Shane's Reflections: Moved by the Holy Spirit, St. Paul applied the words of Psalm...

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25 Apr Uncomplicated (Mk 15:16) by Jason Peters

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . “He said to them, “Go into the whole world and proclaim the gospel to every creature.” ~ Mark 15:16 (full readings) . Jason's Reflections: How do you answer the call of...

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24 Apr Leaning Toward the Light (Jn 12:46) by Mary Ellen Hoffman

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . "I have come as light into the world, that whoever believes in me may not remain in the darkness." ~ Jn 12:46 (full readings) . Mary Ellen's Reflections: So many readings...

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22 Apr Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing (Jn 10:5) by Dr. Rich Reich

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion(FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . "But they will not follow a stranger; they will run away from him, because they do not recognize the voice of strangers."  ~ Jn 10:5 (full readings) . Rich's Reflections:  In today's Gospel, Jesus warns us about "thieves and robbers"...

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19 Apr Sight in Light (Acts 9:18) by Dr. Kevin Vost

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . “Immediately things like scales fell from his eyes and he regained his sight.”  ~ Acts 9:18 (full readings) . Kevin's Reflections: Sometimes it takes a dramatic, traumatic event to get us to...

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18 Apr Jesus Hears (Acts 8:32-33) by Laurie Edwards

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . "Like a sheep he was led to the slaughter, and as a lamb before its  shearer is silent, so he opened not his mouth.  In his humiliation justice...

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17 Apr Virtue of Devotion (Jn 6:40) by Jennifer Brinker

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . "For this is the will of my Father, that everyone who sees the Son and believes in him may have eternal life." ~ Jn 6:40 (full readings) . Jennifer's Reflections: Those who believe...

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15 Apr Face of an Angel (Acts 6:15) by Dr. Rich Reich

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion(FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . "All those who sat in the Sanhedrin looked intently at him and saw that his face was like the face of an angel." ~ Acts 6:15 (full readings) . Rich’s Reflections:  Have you ever debated with someone about abortion and the...

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12 Apr Faith Opportunities (Jn 6:6) by Shane Kapler

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . "[Jesus] said this to test him, because he himself knew what he was going to do." ~ Jn 6:6 (full readings) . Shane's Reflections: Seeing the massive crowd coming upon...

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11 Apr Above All (Jn 3:31) by Jenn Garza

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . "The one who is of the earth is earthly and speaks of earthly things. But the one who comes from heaven is above all." ~ Jn 3:31 (full readings) . Jenn's...

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10 Apr The Light (Jn 3:20-21) by Molly McDonald

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . "For everyone who does wicked things hates the light and does not come toward the light, so that his works might not be exposed.  But whoever lives the...

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08 Apr Love and Humility (Lk 1:38) by Dr. Rich Reich

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion(FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . "Mary said, 'Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord. May it be done to me according to your word.' Then the angel departed from her." ~ Lk 1:38 (full readings) . Rich's Reflections:  In today's Gospel, Mary is confronted...

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05 Apr Grace (Acts 4:3) by Shane Kapler

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . "They laid hands on Peter and John and put them in custody until the next day." ~ Acts 4:3 (full readings) . Shane's Reflections: Many in the Pro-Life movement have...

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04 Apr Evil Ways (Acts 3:26) by Kevin McNicholas

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . "For you first, God raised up his servant and sent him to bless you by turning each of you from your evil ways." ~ Acts 3:26 (full readings) . Kevin's Reflections:...

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03 Apr Road to Emmaus (Lk 24:13) by Dr. John Sturm

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . "Was not our heart burning within us while he was speaking on the road and explaining to us the Scriptures?" ~ Lk 24:13 (full readings) . John's Reflections: In today’s Gospel Jesus...

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01 Apr Truth Defeats Evil (Mt 28:12-13) by Dr. Rich Reich

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion(FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. "The chief priests assembled with the elders and took counsel; then they gave a large sum of money to the soldiers, telling them, 'You are to say, 'His disciples came by night and stole him while we...

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29 Mar Suffering Servant (Isaiah 53:15) by Steve Castle

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . "So shall he startle many nations, kings shall stand speechless; For those that have not been told shall see, those who have not heard it shall ponder."~ Isaiah 53:15 (full readings) . Steve's...

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28 Mar Do-Overs (Jn 13:15) by Stephanie Kemp

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . "For I gave you an example that you also should do as I did to you." ~ Jn 13:15 (full readings) . Stephanie's Reflections: The Evening Mass of Our Lord's...

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27 Mar Who Disputes God? (Is 50:9) by Kevin McNicholas

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . . "Behold, the Lord God helps Me; Who is he who condemns Me?  Behold, they will all wear out like a garment; The moth will eat them." ~ Is...

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25 Mar Apathy Kills (Jn 12:1) by Dr. Rich Reich

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion(FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. "Six days before Passover Jesus came to Bethany, where Lazarus was, whom Jesus had raised from the dead."  ~ Jn 12:1 (full readings) Rich's Reflections:  Apathy killed Jesus Christ.  The Jewish leaders were jealous (Mt 27:18) and Pilate was afraid...

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22 Mar Believe His Works (John 10:37-38) by Rosemary Bernth

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders.Guest Authors. "If I do not perform my Father’s works, do not believe me; but if I perform them, even if you do not believe me, believe the works, so that you...

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20 Mar Sin No More (Jn 8:34) by Angela Engelsen

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. . "Jesus answered them, “Amen, amen, I say to you, everyone who commits sin is a slave of sin." ~ Jn 8:34 (full readings) . Angela's Reflections: “Rise up, take your mat,...

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18 Mar Stirred Up (Dt 13:44-46) by Dr. Rich Reich

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion(FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Leaders. Guest Authors. "The Lord hear her prayer.  As she was being led to execution, God stirred up the holy spirit of a young boy named Daniel, and he cried aloud:  'I am innocent of this woman's blood.'" ~ Dt...

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