Contributed on Jul 8, 2020
Count the cost and make the commitment to come home to the Lord to find victory in the place of defeat.
Gary Smalley tells the story of two moose hunters in northern Canada, who shot an unusually large moose. The two hunters had a problem, however. They couldn't pack this trophy animal out of the woods; it was just too big for their packhorses. But they had a solution. Using a cell phone, they ...read more
Contributed on Jul 16, 2020
In your time of need, trust God for direction, protection, and provision.
After a night out with friends, David Brown, an Englishman, woke up with a series of random numbers in his head. After trying to figure what those numbers meant, he sent a text message using those numbers. In the message, he asked, “Did I meet you last night?” The recipient was a confused Michelle ...read more
Contributed on Jul 22, 2020
In these days of confusion, listen to your family and to the Lord most of all.
There is an old fable that tells the story of an old man who was traveling with a boy and a donkey. As they walked through a village, the man was leading the donkey and the boy was walking behind. The villagers said the old man was a fool for not riding, so the old man climbed up on the animal’s ...read more
Contributed on Jul 29, 2020
Humble yourself before the Lord and find recognition, resources, and best of all, a close, personal relationship with your Redeemer.
Christian Herter was running hard for reelection as governor of Massachusetts, and one day he arrived late at a barbecue. He’d had no breakfast or lunch, and he was famished. As he moved down the serving line, he held out his plate and received one piece of chicken. The governor said to the ...read more