Mound Visits, 7/28/22

If we listen to the still, small voice we will go in the right direction. If we listen to the crowd, it’s very hard to hear the still, small voice of God speaking to our hearts. The crowd will follow what’s trending and that is temporary, at best.  “It’s better to walk alone than with […]

Mound Visits, 7/27/22

As I keep my problems to myself, the burdens get heavier and heavier. When I talk to Jesus about them, they get so much lighter. My friend, Katie Filiatreau recently shared this quote on Twitter: “Not everything that weighs you down is yours to carry.”-Tony Evans “Cast your cares on the Lord and he will […]

Mound Visits, 7/26/22

MOUND VISIT By American standards, I was very poor as a small child, but I’ve never been truly hungry. I’ve never gone a day without food. I’ve seen real hunger. It’s a tragic thing to see. May we never stop being thankful to God for the abundance we have. May we never stop helping and […]

Mound Visits, 7/25/22

Jesus is our firm foundation. He is our rock. He does not change with the times. His grace, compassion, strength and love are the same today as they were 2,000 years ago. He never leaves us and never forsakes us. “On Christ, the solid rock, I stand;
all other ground is sinking sand,”(Edward Mote) “Trust in […]

Mound Visits, 7/20/22

MOUND VISIT Somehow I know when it is God who sends encouragement my way. The encouragement God sends always comes wrapped in love. “The only motivation you can trust is love.”-Jimmy Millado “If I speak in the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am only a resounding gong or a […]

Mound Visits, 7/18/22

MOUND VISIT It’s great that we serve a God who is willing to help us in our time of need. But if we want to grow in our love for Him, we need to “seek” His face… Be with Him in prayer, worship, solitude and in reading His Word. We are more complete in all […]

Mound Visits, 7/15/22

MOUND VISIT You don’t have to look very far to see someone who is hurting. Even though the suffering is not permanent, it certainly feels that way at the time. God has not and will not abandon us in our emotional or physical pain. “You don’t really know Jesus is all you need until Jesus […]

Mound Visits, 7/13/22

MOUND VISIT We are very seldom ever closer to God than when we serve others and give in love. “Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another’s pain, life is not in vain.” (Helen Keller) Jesus said… “But not […]

Mound Visits, 7/12/22

MOUND VISIT When we admit a weakness and seek God for strength, He then can help us grow in strength through humility. “Admitting a weakness is a sign of strength.”
– Andy Stanley “Look to the Lord and His strength; seek His face always.”(Psalm 105:4) Keith MadisonSCORE International

Mound Visits, 7/11/22

MOUND VISIT It has been said, anger makes us small while forgiveness forces us to grow. “Humanity is never so beautiful as when praying for forgiveness, or else forgiving another.”(Jean Paul) “Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, “Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother or sister who sins against me? Up to […]