by Jerome Yaw Boachie-Danquah, Ghana, W. Africa Find joy in the little things, for there are so very many of them. In every day there are countless opportunities to be joyful. Those small moments of joy and happiness will add up. They’ll keep you pointed in a positive direction. Big achievements are the result of small efforts added one by one to each other. In the same way, lives of happiness and fulfillment are built piece by piece, one small joy at a time. Don’t be too quick to place judgments on events as they unfold ...Read More
by Teresa Foo “One person’s junk is another person’s treasure.” Have you heard that saying before? Well, I think it’s worth thinking about. Why would my junk be a treasure to someone else? After all, it’s junk in my eyes. Okay, what is the definition of junk? Basically, it is defined as old or discarded articles that are considered useless, or of little value. So, why would my discarded articles be of use to someone else? This brought me to a memory I have of an old trunk that I noticed one day when we lived in Indiana ...Read More
by Brad Black A while back I was in church worshiping and I thought of all the churches that “glam up” their worship services with lights and the best sound equipment. I’m not judging the use of those things because I believe that those can be tools of worship as much as singing and living. But I just thought of God’s heart, how complex yet simple He is, and I thought, “Would I be worshipping the same if all these lights and microphones were stripped from this room? Would I be worshipping God for who He is, or ...Read More
Salvation Prayer: Heavenly Father, I am a sinner. I come to You now and confess with my mouth that I believe Jesus is the Son of God, that He died for my sins. I believe in my heart that He rose from the dead and now sits at Your right Hand. Forgive me for all of my past sins and help me to live the life You would have me to live. In Jesus Christ's name, Amen.