Private: Encouraging Words

Read Psalm 118:24-29 and Philippians 3:12-21 Thought for the Day: I will look for what God has for me today. When I was growing up, the only NFL team that mattered was the Minnesota Vikings. What young boy in North Dakota didn’t want to be part of...

Read 1 Corinthians 16:14 Thought for the Day: “Let all that you do be done in love.” This past decade a considerable amount of thought has been put into helping people and companies find their WHY. Our WHY is the reason behind our decisions. Many leaders have...

Read Galatians 5:22-23 Thought for the Day: Love is the right foundation! When I was little, I remember going with my aunt as she was house-hunting. While she ultimately picked a condo, I accompanied her to a variety of potential homes. Of all the houses we looked...

Read Jeremiah 31:1-6 Thought for the Day: God’s love lasts forever! In the Ancient World, pretty much everything that looked permanent was shockingly temporary. A king would rise to power out of nowhere only to be quickly deposed and replaced. Seemingly unstoppable empires like the Hittites, Assyrians,...

Read Matthew 14:22-33 Thought for the Day: Just keep swimming! There are times when we will see wonderful examples of God’s enduring truth in the most unusual places. Theologians call this “Common Grace”. Glimpses of God’s truth can be found everywhere as long as we are open...

Read1 John 5:14-15 Thought for the Day: Who am I praying for? A question we often encounter is simple: “What is God’s will for my life?” Throughout the centuries, this is a question that followers of Jesus have asked many times. Once we trust Him, it is...

Read James 1:2-4 Thought for the Day: With Jesus, tests and trials strengthen me! Ask any teacher: There is a profound difference between intellectual knowledge and classroom experience. A potential teacher can read books upon books about educational pedagogy and classroom management. But no amount of reading...