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Faith Like Abraham

Faith Like Abraham

Abraham (from the Old Testament) is known for his courageous faith. "By faith Abraham obeyed when he was called to go out to a place that he was to receive...

Faith Like Abraham

Abraham (from the Old Testament) is known for his courageous faith. "By faith Abraham obeyed when he was called to go out to a place that he was to receive...

Things A Wrestling Wife Knows

Things A Wrestling Wife Knows

I love football; I love the excitement, the tailgating, even the cowbells. However, once football is over at my house, the REALLY intense season arrives. If you have ever been...

Things A Wrestling Wife Knows

I love football; I love the excitement, the tailgating, even the cowbells. However, once football is over at my house, the REALLY intense season arrives. If you have ever been...

Trust the Coach. Trust the Process.

Trust the Coach. Trust the Process.

There is a popular quote by Billy Graham that says, "A coach will impact more young people in a year than the average person does in a lifetime." What a...

Trust the Coach. Trust the Process.

There is a popular quote by Billy Graham that says, "A coach will impact more young people in a year than the average person does in a lifetime." What a...

My Identity is Not Found in Being a "Coach's Wife"—I Am So Much More

My Identity is Not Found in Being a "Coach's Wi...

I am not just a coach's wife and that's okay. I'm allowed to be selfish and think about myself and my other identities. I'm a wife, a daughter, a friend,...

My Identity is Not Found in Being a "Coach's Wi...

I am not just a coach's wife and that's okay. I'm allowed to be selfish and think about myself and my other identities. I'm a wife, a daughter, a friend,...

Sports Are Not Our God

Sports Are Not Our God

Yes, we are a sports family. Yes, they dictate our schedules and pay our bills. Yes, we genuinely love (almost) all things sports. But sports are not our god. I...

Sports Are Not Our God

Yes, we are a sports family. Yes, they dictate our schedules and pay our bills. Yes, we genuinely love (almost) all things sports. But sports are not our god. I...

Doing Transitions Better

Doing Transitions Better

Two years ago, we experienced our third move. I know that’s not many in the coaching world, but it was three more than I ever wanted. Even after processing the...

Doing Transitions Better

Two years ago, we experienced our third move. I know that’s not many in the coaching world, but it was three more than I ever wanted. Even after processing the...

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  • Friday Feature: Haley Thomas

    Friday Feature: Haley Thomas

    Haley Thomas is the wife of head football coach James Thomas at Houston High School in Germantown Tennessee. We have 2 children, 8 year old daughter and 5 year old...

    Friday Feature: Haley Thomas

    Haley Thomas is the wife of head football coach James Thomas at Houston High School in Germantown Tennessee. We have 2 children, 8 year old daughter and 5 year old...

  • Friday Feature: Jill Petri

    Friday Feature: Jill Petri

    Most importantly, I’m an independent-thinking woman who has a strong faith and believes Jesus loves all of us. I’ve been married to my husband for 27 years and he’s coached...

    Friday Feature: Jill Petri

    Most importantly, I’m an independent-thinking woman who has a strong faith and believes Jesus loves all of us. I’ve been married to my husband for 27 years and he’s coached...

  • Friday Feature: Laeny Bauman

    Friday Feature: Laeny Bauman

    Wife to Taylor and mom to my boys, Ebbet (3) and Camden (1). Taylor has been a head coach for six years now and loves building up programs. We currently...

    Friday Feature: Laeny Bauman

    Wife to Taylor and mom to my boys, Ebbet (3) and Camden (1). Taylor has been a head coach for six years now and loves building up programs. We currently...

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