A truly amazing character trait sports can help develop is courage. The most inspiring sports stories involve courage, and I’m sure that’s the case with the most inspiring life stories as well. Tebowing Courage Even though the Denver Broncos’ football season is over now, courage has been in the sports news a lot this year, thanks to the Tim Tebow phenomenon. I’m one of those who loved watching Tebow show the courage to express his faith so publicly. Of course, some may ridicule the concept of “Tebowing.” (“Tebowing: (vb)-
Two weeks ago, I shared some inspiration from Nick Vujicic. (Actually I have a number of posts about Nick Vujicic!) Last week, I shared some inspiration from Bethany Hamilton. And today, I have some inspiration from the two of them together! I just love that they’re both amazing role models, truly live their faith, and have the greatest attitudes! Enjoy!
Last week, I published inspiration from Nick Vujicic. This week, I have inspiration from another of my heroes who’s missing a limb. If you haven’t heard of Bethany Hamilton, she’s the teenaged surfing champion who lost an arm in a shark attack and went on to become a professional surfer. The Soul Surfer DVD isn’t scheduled for release until August 2, but you can still find the movie in some theatres. My whole family loved it. It’s an inspirational sports movie – and an inspirational faith movie. We really
Here’s some word art from a Bethany Hamilton quote: “Courage doesn’t mean you don’t get afraid. Courage means you don’t let fear stop you.” To download word art (without watermark), click here, then right click on the image and choose “Save Picture As . . .” Note: I have lots of word-art inspiration at the Bits of Positivity Facebook page and on Pinterest!