With the nice weather upon us it seems as though you can't drive more than a few blocks before you encounter people out running, training for a race or trying to get into better shape.
The Bible uses many comparisons and metaphors in an attempt for us, the readers, to understand how "spiritual" matters and "real life, everyday" matters aren't really that different. Running is one of those metaphors. Running has many similarities to our journey with God - sometimes it’s easy and seemingly effortless. Other times it can be difficult and frustrating leaving us wanting to give up and quit.
The question we're going to look at today is, how do we keep running when we don’t feel like we can keep going?