Category Archives: words for the week

The Importance of the Little Things

It’s time to share this week’s Words for the Week … short and sweet. “We must not, in trying to think about how we can make a big difference, ignore the small daily differences we can make which, over time, … Continue reading

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What the Disciples Saw Still Affects You

Today’s reflection comes from Brad Boruff as a resource for Christian Grown from the Independent Baptists. Then the same day at evening, being the first day of the week, when the doors were shut where the disciples were assembled for … Continue reading

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Productive Anger

It’s time to share this week’s Words for the Week. This comes from a 1993 pro basketball game. Many years ago during a Knicks-Bullets playoff game, one of the Bullets came up from behind the great Walt Frazier and punched … Continue reading

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Cheating

It’s time to share this week’s Words for the Week. This comes from an an older (2007) story in the Chicago Tribune as discovered in the newsletter, Preaching Now, via Wit and Wisdom and Acts International. Unfortunately, it hasn’t gotten … Continue reading

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On Training Up Children

Words for the week. Sometimes they’re deep. Sometimes they’re inspiring. Sometimes they’re instructional. And sometimes … they’re more on the lighter side. The latter takes stage this week as I share a tongue-in-cheek message from Chapnotes, as cited on http://www.witandwisdom.orgContinue reading

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Power of Words

It’s time to share this week’s Words for the Week. This come from Chris Snook from his original book Wealth Matters, co-written with Chet Snook. I picked these words to share because, I feel, we are in the middle of a no-holds-barred war … Continue reading

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This Day

It started as a way to spend time praying for my family, friends and faith partners and share with them some nugget of encouragement for the week. Sometimes it’s a sentence. Sometimes a paragraph. Sometimes a story. I’ve discovered each … Continue reading

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