It’s the latest addition to Tim Tebow’s legend: Before overtime against San Diego, he reportedly told his teammates, “As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another” (aka Proverbs 27:17), then led Denver to victory.
What Bible verse could trigger the team against the Vikings on Sunday? Here are our picks for the top ten inspirational references he shared about Twitter and when they might be useful, with photos from his Facebook page.
10. Micah 6:8:
He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the Lord expect of you? Act righteously and love mercy and walk humbly with your God.
Game status: When sideline coaches call a play, no one thinks it will work.
9. Philippians 4:6-7
Do not worry about anything, but in all situations, by prayer and request, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus.
Game status: Fourth and one over Vikings 46.
8. 1 Samuel 12:24
But fear the LORD and serve him faithfully with all your heart; consider the great things he has done for you.
Game status: Third and 22 of Denver’s twelve, after a waiting penalty.
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