The first ten of these quotes are found on the chapter pages of the book Finishing the Race.

Chapter 1 – I do not want what another man has earned. I already enjoy more than I deserve.  ~ R Lewis

Chapter 2 – I have found that when I do not listen, the Lord can speak louder. ~ R Lewis

Chapter 3 – The struggle of the race has not made me perfect; it has made me happy. ~ R Lewis

Chapter 4 – I do not want to be a martyr, but I would like to be prepared to be one.  ~ R Lewis

Chapter 5 – I will pass the torch to somebody; it remains to be seen if it will still be lit.  ~ R Lewis

Chapter 6 – I was a castaway already before Jesus found me. ~ R Lewis

Chapter 7 – I have Him and he has me. My prayer is that neither of us will be ashamed when we meet.  ~ R Lewis

Chapter 8 – I have observed that champions do not win all the ribbons.  ~ R Lewis

Chapter 9 – When I follow men  on the wrong pathway, I wind up at the wrong destination. ~ R Lewis

Chapter 10 – Thankful servants do not negotiate for a better deal. ~ R Lewis


The main thing I quit since  being saved is quitting – R Lewis

Most people think that  life is almost a blessing – R Lewis

My picture probably will not be posted at the Cracker Barrell, so I wrote a book. ~ R Lewis

I do not know when I  am filled with the Spirit, but I do know when I have been. ~ R Lewis

Happiness is a by-product of doing right things – R Lewis