Tag Archives: kindness

Say Grace

Grace is unmerited favor, a blessing, a gift, getting what you don’t deserve. It is what God lavishes on us and we should emulate.   I was on a Costco run to pick up a few items (is it ever … Continue reading

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It Happens When We Give

Proverbs 11:25 Whoever brings blessing will be enriched, and one who waters will himself be watered.   I was at my dentist office getting my teeth cleaned and the hygienist was very excited about something going on in their office. … Continue reading

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Attitude Makes a Difference!

Romans 12:9–10 9 Let love be genuine. Abhor what is evil; hold fast to what is good. 10 Love one another with brotherly affection. Outdo one another in showing honor.   This past week, we had our house painted. It was long … Continue reading

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More Love, Less Criticism

In a world where scorching accusations and sweltering criticisms are the norm, love and affirmation are like a refreshing drink on a hot day. I was about three people deep in line at a local drug store. The person checking … Continue reading

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Kind Words are Valuable

“A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in a setting of silver.” Proverbs 25:11 Words matter and have a profound effect on us. We cherish comments, we prize praises, we appreciate accolades, and we treasure tributes. Words hold … Continue reading

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The Powerful Opportunity of Inclusion

On occasion I have the joyful opportunity to visit my wife’s kindergarten class. Each time I spend time with these amazing little people, I am both encouraged and blessed by their kindness, joy, laughter, curiosity, honesty, and the great way … Continue reading

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The Empowerment of Love

It was just last night. Our Life Group (a small group of people that meet for Bible study and to enjoy a smaller community) met and we enjoyed a stimulating time looking through some passages of the Bible and talked … Continue reading

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