How do you currently deal with pressure in your sport?


Discuss this in your group or think about it on your own.


Bible Reading



Lisa Turner, Badminton player

'I knew they were watching every mistake.'

  • Who is Lisa Turner?

    Lisa is one of the top ladies badminton players in the UK.


    She went to Loughborough University and has represented Wiltshire, where she is the current Ladies County Singles Champion.


    Lisa lives in Bicester  and is part of Long Crendon Baptist Church.



Bible Reading

Read 1 Peter 5v6-7 before watching the next video.


6 Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time. 7 Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.



Teaching | 1 Peter 5v6-7






Discuss these questions following what you've read and listened to.







Found this study helpful? Why don't you share it with others?




1. How does an understanding of the 'ultimate exultation' help you frame the pressure you face today?


2. What things can you put in place to help you keep a right perspective in this area?

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Related resources

Here are few resources to help you as you think more about this issue:



1. Interview: Alison Felix

              Beyond the Ultimate -

2.  Video Blog:  Nerves

                           Sports Plus Online -



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