Tag Archives: Food For Thought

Church – The Body of Christ

2 Samuel 7:1-7, “Now it came about when the king lived in his house, and the LORD had given him rest on every side from all his enemies, that the king said to Nathan the prophet, “See now, I dwell … Continue reading

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Preach the GOSPEL

Matthew 28:19-20, “Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you;” (that … Continue reading

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The Power of Three Little Words

Some of the most significant messages people deliver to one another often come in just three words. When spoken or conveyed, those statements have the power to forge new friendships, deepen old ones and restore relationships that have cooled. The … Continue reading

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Rut Diggers

Psalm 37:23-24, “The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD, And He delights in his way. Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down; For the LORD upholds him with His hand.” Psalm 118:23-24, “This … Continue reading

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R.I.P. – An Obituary

This was going along the email circuit about 10 years ago, found it in some old notes and thought it appropriate — STILL! Today we mourn the passing of a beloved old friend by the name of Common Sense who … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving – Precedes Gifts From God

Before, Not After Daniel 9:22-23; 1Thessalonians 1:2-3 Mary Chestnut’s father-in-law had the enduring habit of returning thanks after his meals. As he left the table he would invariably say, “I thank God for a good dinner.” When asked why he … Continue reading

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We Always Have Time For Pleasure

Energy Enough For That Deuteronomy 10:16; Colossians 3:5-10 General James Gavi wrote that the Army Air Force made paratrooper training as difficult and exhausting as possible. Nevertheless, the troopers always had enough energy to get into fights in surrounding towns. … Continue reading

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Life in the Headlines

I wasn’t sure whether to put this in “A Merry Heart” or “Food For Thought” but those of you who don’t find it even slightly humorous can contemplate and debate it and those who don’t find it worth thinking about … Continue reading

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Encourage One Another

Two men, both seriously ill, occupied the same hospital room. One man was allowed to sit up in his bed for an hour each afternoon to help drain the fluid from his lungs. His bed was next to the room’s … Continue reading

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Positive Approach

Originally posted on Morning Story and Dilbert:
Vintage DilbertJune 22, 2002 A little girl walked daily to and from school. Though the weather that morning was questionable and clouds were forming, she made her daily trip to school. As the…

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