The Winning Choice
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“The Winning Choice,” Friend, September 2021

The Winning Choice

The author lives in Utah, USA.

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On your mark, get set, go!

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And the winner is …

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… Nathan!

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You get to go to the Provincial Track Meet! You’ll race against the fastest kids in British Columbia.

No way! I can’t wait.

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Later that week …

Your coach just sent over the schedule for the meet.

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Oh no … the meet is on Sunday!

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Should I go? What if this is my only chance? I might not make it again next year.

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Sorry, Coach. I don’t do races on Sunday. I want to keep the Sabbath day holy.

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I’m glad I put Christ first. I know I made the right choice.

Friend Magazine, Global 2021/09 Sep

Illustrations by Jennifer Naalchigar