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The Goal and the Glory: Christian Athletes Share Their Inspiring Stories
by Josh Davis
"No guts no glory" the saying goes. But how far do "guts" go in the midst of physical feats of great strength? Learn from at least a dozen Christian, Olympic gold-medal winners and Olympic contenders who tell their inspirational stories of finding God along their roads to glory. Experience the sweat and passion that goes into the making of a world-class athlete, while lear ...more
ebook, 224 pages
Published June 2nd 2008 by Regal Books
(first published 2008)
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I went into this book thinking it would be better, but I still liked it. In "The Goal and the Glory" by Josh Davis (genre; christianity) there are different prespectives and the stories are amazing but I feel like they're all about the same things. Josh Davis published this book June 2nd, 2008. I actually got to meet him at a swimming camp but I feel like maybe he should have more depth in this book, no pun intended. I didn't really fully understand this book to it's full potential, but if you'r ...more
I enjoyed this book, but not as much as I thought I would have. I met the author of this book, Josh Davis, at one of the swim clinics he was hosted here in Maine. So, at the time, I picked his book up. Each one of these stories shows what challenges the athletes went through and how the got to where they are today. Even though there are many great and wonderful stories in this book, it didn't stand out to me. If you want to read about how athletes overcame their problems and challenges to become ...more