Football Season Begins!

“Consider it a great joy, my brothers, whenever you experience various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance. But endurance must do its complete work, so that you may be mature and complete, lacking nothing. ~ James 1:2-4 It’s that time of year again. Tonight college football will kick off between the […]

Get Iron Sharpens Iron Trained!

“When my passion becomes what God is passionate about, and when ability meets opportunity, then I’m free to be what He wants me to be and live the life I’m meant to live!”  -Chip Pugh, Co-Founder Faith Rx’d Join Chip and our world class coaching staff at Iron Sharpens Iron Cincinnati, October 10-12, 2014! We […]

Living with the End in Mind

“Remember the earlier days when, after you had been enlightened, you endured a hard struggle with sufferings. Sometimes you were publicly exposed to taunts and afflictions, and at other times you were companions of those who were treated that way. For you sympathized with the prisoners and accepted with joy the confiscation of your possessions, […]

Motivator: Glory

A concept many non-athletes or spectators struggle with is why some elite athletes are so motivated, and where does their motivation come from? Think about it. Most high-level athletes spend at least 3 to 5 hours per day training for their sport. I would venture to say that at least half of that training time […]

Faith Workout: Do You Belong?

“To all who did receive Him…He gave the right to become children of God” (John 1:12) READ John 1:1-13 REFLECT Have you ever felt like you don’t belong?  Maybe you are surrounded by “beasts” in the gym, and you feel inadequate.  What about at a new job, new town, or new school?  Or, does your […]


“You make known to me the path of life; in your presence there is fullness of joy; at your right hand are pleasures forevermore.” Psalm 16:11 This past week the entertainment industry was shocked with the loss of Robin Williams. I don’t normally get super emotional and feel connected to celebrities, but I think everyone […]