Everyone Should Be Quiet

I put this lesson together this morning for small group. The idea was a mixture from an earlier article I wrote and some questions from a lesson plan I downloaded. Be still and know that I am GodPsalm 46:10 TV, Radio, iPods, smart phones, tablets, email, Facebook and Twitter. We live in a wired society where we are bombarded with information every second of every … Continue reading Everyone Should Be Quiet

A Wibbly Wobbly Sort of Day

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Be Creative, and Joyful, in Your Giving

Each one must give as he has decided in his heart, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.2 Corinthians 9:7 Every now and then, someone walking through downtown will ask if I have any change I can spare. I never have change. I love to give though, I just don’t have cash – not even pennies.  Every month, I set aside … Continue reading Be Creative, and Joyful, in Your Giving

A quote for the day, and maybe a few thoughts

I’ve liked this quote from Emmet Fox ever since I first read it several years ago. It may seem odd, but a local pastor first mentioned Fox to me about 10 years ago. Most pastors do not quote from Fox, but many have read his work. Fox was an early source of inspiration for AA and routinely preached to thousands in halls around New York … Continue reading A quote for the day, and maybe a few thoughts