Mound Visits, 10/5/21

In most cases, when we achieve something in our professional, personal or spiritual lives it’s because someone believed in us. Someone cared enough to challenge us and encourage us. Today would be a good day to pay it forward. Who do you know who needs someone to believe in them? Who do you know who […]

Mound Visits, 10/4/21

Jesus. No one ever carried a heavier burden. No one knows more about what you are going through. No one is more willing to help you carry the load. No one is a better listener. No one is more capable in helping. Talk to Him. “A burden shared is a lighter load.” Woodrow Kroll “Come […]

Mound Visits, 10/2/21

Jesus had the strength, wisdom and power to lead armies and end Roman oppression. But he knew that would have been temporary. Instead, Jesus said “Come, follow me.” When we follow, that’s eternal. “As Jesus was walking beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon called Peter and his brother Andrew. They were […]

Mound Visit, 10/1/21

Jesus is kind and full of love and grace. He even died for us. If you are a believer, loving Him is knowing His character. “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.’ The second is this: ‘Love your […]

Mound Visits, 9/29/21

When I was pitching at the minor league level I had a tendency to lose velocity after about three innings. Not good for a starter! My manager was an older, veteran MLB catcher. He wisely converted me to a closer. My career moved in a positive direction after finding my role. What’s your role as […]

Mound Visits, 9/27/21

We are a work in progress. We fall, but we get back up and continue the journey towards Christ. He forgives, redeems, seals and loves us. We can thank Him throughout the day! “Prone to wander, Lord I feel itProne to leave the God I loveHere’s my heart, oh take and seal itSeal it for […]

Mound Visits, 9/25/21

“Good words are worth much, and cost little.” George Herbert My “good words” to you this morning comes from the pen of the Apostle Paul. I hope it is an encouragement to you today! “For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any […]

Mound Visits, 9/24/21

We are human. We have fears and anxiety. When things spiral out of control, Believers (and many times non-believers) turn to God, cry out, and begin the process of trust. Sometimes it’s hard to trust, but then we look in the rear view mirror to see that God has been there for us during the […]

Mound Visits, 9/23/21

If we could extend just a little grace to our family members, co-workers (and if you are a coach, to your players AND their parents), we could then have more joy and God would be pleased. “When you stop expecting people to be perfect, you can like them for who they are.” (Donald Miller) “Let […]

Mound Visits, 9/22/21

We should never confuse God with life. Life is uncertain, but God is faithful. “When uncertainty keeps you up at night, then close your eyes and think of something that is certain. – God’s Love.”(Unknown) “Cast all your anxiety on Him because he cares for you.”(1 Peter 5:7) Keith MadisonSCORE International