"Command those who are rich in this present world not to be arrogant nor to put their hope in wealth, which is so uncertain, but to put their hope in God, who richly provides us with everything for our enjoyment." 1 Timothy 6:17 Dear Friends and Leaders, As you know, I usually send out an encouraging message each Wednesday to the entire church, that we also publish on our website and Facebook. Sometimes it contains information and updates about our church, but it's also for
“For the mouth speaks what the heart is full of.” - Matthew 12:34b Dear Friends, Words matter, don’t they? Whether spoken in a classroom or on the playground, whether spoken in the meeting or around the water cooler, whether spoken in an auditorium in front of thousands or in the parking lot with just one person, whether posted in the newspaper, social media or just in a single card - words matter. When you receive a kind word, it matters. It fills you with gratitude and enc
“The LORD is my light and my salvation - whom shall I fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life - of whom shall I be afraid?” - Psalm 27:1 Dear Friends,
The difference between the silently read word and the spoken word is downright startling.
When you and I were learning to read, the first step was that someone - a parent, grandparent, older sibling or teacher would read to us aloud. Then we would begin tackling small, moving on to bigger words, sounding them out an