My Sunday afternoons sometimes can be filled with some relaxation while watching the best golfers in the world. These guys play on some of the most beautiful places in the country and having this on television just brings peace to the home!
Most of these courses they play have one thing in common: you better stay in the
fairway. Going off to the right you will find some rough conditions. And
should you go off to the left you may find a trap filled with sand.
this vantage point I see similarities in life too. To be successful in this
life its always best to stay in the fairway. Unfortunately we make some
bad choices and slice off to the right to find ourselves in rough
situations and seasons. Some of us may make hook ourselves off to the left
and find that we are in the trap, buried by some difficult
For the seasoned golfer, getting out of the rough
or out of the trap just takes one good shot. For the believer, the fully
devoted follower of Christ, getting out of a rough patch or a trap
takes one good decision. You can't win if you don't begin.
successful at any US Open course just stay in the fairway and keep
your eyes on the ball and follow through. To be a success in life you
must keep your eyes on Jesus Christ and follow through: finish what you
start. Be diligent! The Bible says that "He who began a good work in you
will be faithful to complete it."
One good shot at a time. Winning in your
own life just takes one good decision at a time:)