Private: Encouraging Words

Read 1 Corinthians 4:1-5  Thought for the Day: I am God’s envelope! A friend once told me that becoming a parent is like being handed a very important letter from God. While that letter will eventually (approximately 18 years later) need to be delivered somewhere else, parents...

Read Hebrews 12:7-13 Thought for the Day: Following Jesus leads to peace! When I was about to turn 50, I read an article in Runner's World Magazine that said that age 50 is a great time to re-start running. After prayerful reflection, I decided to resume running...

Read Philippians 4:4-7 Thought for the Day: Rejoice in God always… especially in anxious moments I often ask the people I meet with if they know what our weakest muscle is. Over the years, I don’t necessarily know what people are thinking at first, but I am...

Read  Joshua 8:30-35 Thought for the Day: I will claim a spot for God! In my office, I have a print from the early days of American Methodism. Years ago, I bought this 19th-century print at a yard sale in Providence. In this picture, young John Wesley...