Posts Tagged ‘neighbor’

3 Godly Life Lessons I’ve Learned From Mr. Rogers

Have you noticed the recent fascination our nation has with Fred Rogers (aka: Mr. Rogers)? You can find him on coffee mugs, calendars, and even recently depicted by Tom Hanks in “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood.” Mr. Rogers’s positive outlook, kind disposition, and acceptance of others is a message our hurting world is obviously craving. The funny thing is, there are a lot of lessons Mr. Rogers taught that agree perfectly with the teachings… … Continue reading

How to Become a Missionary Right Where God Has You

It was a beautiful spring afternoon, and I was taking the short walk to pick up my kids from school. Parents who see each other every day were walking past with their heads down. No hello or head nod, just the American silent treatment. My family was in the throes of loss from the sudden and tragic loss of my mother-in-law. As I looked around I saw the same pain we were experiencing in their… … Continue reading

Keeping Christ In CHRISTmas!

It’s that time of year again when we all debate and discuss which businesses are saying “Happy Holidays” instead of “Merry Christmas”, or we email our local radio station (not calling anyone out) because they played Frosty the Snowman or Jingle Bell Rock and “completely missed the message of Christ.” So, we’ve been wondering what we could do as a community not just to keep the word Christ in Christmas, but to be the Body of… … Continue reading