Mound Visits, 7/17/21

When things don’t go our way it’s very easy to fall in to the trap of negativity or even self pity. Instead, we should honestly self evaluate, identify what might be holding us back and work to improve. Then, we will be ready for the next opportunity. “One secret of success in life is for […]

Mound Visits, 7/14/21

You are not alone in your battles. James Hudson Taylor said, “All God’s giants have been weak men, who did great things for God because theyreckoned on His being with them.”(James Hudson Taylor) “The Lord is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth” (Psalm 145:18) Keith MadisonSCORE […]

Mound Visits, 7/13/21

“Sometimes when our faith is too weak to trust God, He puts us in a place where our weakness forces us to surrender. Not to trust, but to surrender. Surrender then lays the groundwork for trust, because God always shows Himself faithful”. – Author: Wayne Stiles “But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient […]

Mound Visits, 7/9/21

Once leaves fall off the tree, you can’t put them back on again. Once we speak a word, we cannot prevent someone hearing. Once you have acted in a choice, you can’t relive that moment again. This is why we should thank God for His grace each and every day! “Quit being paralyzed by your […]

Mound Visits, 7/8/21

To be honest I haven’t counted, but several reliable sources tell me that God says “Do Not Fear” 365 times in the Bible. Even with these great reminders, fear still is a problem in our lives. Finances, relationships, illnesses, job insecurities and other challenges can cause fear. Our hearts become heavy with fear, but lighter […]

Mound Visits, 7/6/21

It’s not always going to be as it is now. Someday wars will cease, partisan politics will be a thing of the past and hate will fade from the minds of God’s children. I needed to read this prophecy from Isaiah this morning. Perhaps you will be encouraged as well: “I will make rivers flow […]

Mound Visits, 7/3/21

“Most people don’t listen with the intent to understand. They listen with the intent to reply. This is an important skill that I am working on daily.”-Robbie Robinson, Catching Instructor, Mets “Fools find no pleasure in understanding but delight in airing their own opinions.”(Proverbs 18:2) “Even fools are thought wise if they keep silent, and […]

Mound Visits, 7/2/21

As you go through today’s challenges and demands, hide these thoughts in your heart and trust Romans 8:39. “Though we are incomplete, God loves us completely. Though we are imperfect, He loves us perfectly. Though we may feel lost and without compass, God’s love encompasses us completely. … He loves every one of us, even […]

Mound Visits, 7/1/21

In Christ Outside of Christ, I am only a sinner, but in Christ, I am saved.Outside of Christ, I am empty; in Christ, I am full.Outside of Christ, I am weak; in Christ, I am strong.Outside of Christ, I cannot; in Christ, I am more than able.Outside of Christ, I have been defeated; in Christ, […]