Mound Visits, 8/10/20

My friend Clint Hurdle sent this to me several days ago: The Visiting Pastor This is a story of a visiting pastor who attended a men’s breakfast in the middle of a rural farming area of the country. The group had asked an older farmer, decked out in bib overalls, to say grace for the […]

Mound Visits, 8/7/20

We are all a work in progress; we are cracked vessels. “Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.” (Mark Twain) “Do not be quickly provoked in your spirit, for anger resides in the lap of fools.” ‭‭(Ecclesiastes‬ […]

Mound Visits, 8/5/20

My plan for having a good day: Be thankful Be prayerful Read God’s Word Do something for someone without them knowing about it Encourage someone Don’t watch cable news Read a good book “This is a wonderful day, I have never seen this one before.” (Maya Angelou) “The Lord bless you and keep you; the […]

Mound Visits, 8/4/20

David was obviously a great man of faith. Even so, there were times in his adventurous life that he experienced anger, succumbed to temptation, had fear and even panicked. On one occasion of fear and panic his own son, Absalom, was trying to hunt him down to kill him. David turned his panic to praise […]