John Ward was a professional baseball pitcher in the late 1800s. He was a bit if a trouble maker in his life. he had a few run ins with the law. When he retired from baseball, he graduated from law school and became a lawyer. he began to fight for the rights of other baseball players in labor disputes. John Ward and Abraham shows us that no matter how old we are God still has plans for us.Abraham fathered the nation of Israel when many of us would be in a nursing home. God can still do great things with us no matter what.