Tag Archives: neighboring

The Wisdom of Intentional Connections

Proverbs 3:27 Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due, when it is in your power to do it.   We were helping our daughter’s family move a few months back. It was not a far away … Continue reading

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Good Neighbors are…Good!

It is a known fact and in my short, but not scientific, survey of asking around, people want good neighbors. Nobody wants to live next to a noisy, nosey, inconsiderate, mean, spiteful, angry, messy neighbor. Oh, but they are out … Continue reading

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Neighboring Takes Effort

I was amazed as I watched this crazy sport of building human towers. Oh, it’s big competition in the Catalonia area of Spain, as both kids, teenagers, men, and women link together, standing on each other’s shoulders and backs, climbing … Continue reading

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Good Neighbors Participate

A long time ago I was up visiting my dad who lived in Seattle, Washington and noticed something amazing about his neighbors. First off, they knew each other’s names and stories. These neighbors knew each other’s history, habits, and hurts. … Continue reading

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Love, One Neighbor at a Time

I have a number of people in history I admire, one is Mother Teresa or now Saint Teresa. She was an incredible woman, recognized the world over for her charitable works and her care for the poorest of the poor. … Continue reading

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Empathy Makes Good Neighbors

My wife is amazing! Not only is she beautiful and talented and fun and a great teacher, but God has used her to help me be a better man and a better pastor. When we were first married, we moved … Continue reading

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Make a Difference, Love a Neighbor

I really like our neighborhood and the people we live around. We may not be like one of those super close communities that have grown up together (though I did hear that was case along our street many years ago), … Continue reading

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