Contributed by Glenn Pease on Apr 2, 2021
There are disappointments in serving Jesus, that is why Paul needed the encouragement of
others, and that is why we all do. The only way any Christian can be obedient over the long hall,
and not get weary in well doing, is to be encouraged by other believers.
One of the greatest heroes in Minnesota history was James Root of White Bear. He was the
engineer on the No. 4 Limited the day it pulled out of Duluth heading for St. Paul on Sept. 1, 1894.
Before that day ended he saved the lives of nearly 400 people. Unknown to him and his passengers