Give More Than They Take

“Give, and it will be given to you. Good measure, pressed down, shaken together, running over, will be put into your lap. For with the measure you use it will be measured back to you.” – Luke 6:38. In our last devotional we talked about our responsibility to respect and value people. When we see…

Respect And Value People

“Dear brothers and sisters, honor those who are your leaders in the Lord’s work. They work hard among you and give you spiritual guidance. Show them great respect and wholehearted love because of their work. And live peacefully with each other.” – 1 Thessalonians 5:12-13 On an episode of M*A*S*H 4077, Hawkeye Pierce asked Margaret…

Kid’s Stuff

“You may speak but a word to a child, and in that child there may be slumbering a noble heart which shall stir the Christian church in years to come.” –  Charles Spurgeon Being a new parent can be as hard as it is rewarding. But imagine for a moment that you could go back…

Ruled by Self-Control

“But the Holy Spirit produces this kind of fruit in our lives: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. There is no law against these things!.” – Galatians 5:22-23. Self-control is vital to raising home run kids. The Bible tells us that self-control is one of the fruits of the spirit.  We…