Mound Visits, 8/12/21

Our lives are not good because we comfortable, entertained and well-fed. Our lives are good because we have access to the Prince of Peace during the storms of life. “Real peace is not the calm.It’s the presence of God during the storm.” (Unknown) “because they all saw him and were terrified. Immediately He spoke to […]

Mound Visits, 8/11/21

There is power in spending time alone with God before the start of each day. I have noticed there is far less chaos. There is a difference in the way I treat others and more wisdom in my decision making. Quietness, praying, listening and reading His Word make such a positive impact on my day. […]

Mound Visits, 8/10/21

How do you help the people in your workplace or on your team become better?1. Pray for them (this will allow you to see them differently than you ever have before).2. Encourage them (we all need encouragement, right? We all need someone to believe in us)3. Hold each other accountable for effort and excellence. “The […]

Mound Visits, 8/9/21

My friend Marlin McPhail shared this quote with me last week: It’s not about meIt’s about HimIt’s not about usIt’s about them(Jody Flowers) “Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit. Rather, in humility value others above yourselves, not looking to your own interests but each of you to the interests of the others.”(Philippians […]

Mound Visits 8/7/21

This is what every family, team, business, church and and organization needs. It’s right here in Romans 15:5 “May the God who gives endurance and encouragement give you the same attitude of mind toward each other that Christ Jesus had,”(Romans 15:5) Keith MadisonSCORE International

Mound Visits, 8/6/21

Going through rivers of difficulty will either cause us to drown or force us to grow stronger. If we go in our own strength, we are more likely to drown. If we invite the Lord to go with us, He will protect. “When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when […]

Mound Visits, 8/5/21

Waiting is hard for us. The only things I see people willing to wait for in our society is a Starbucks coffee or a Chic-fil-A sandwich. It’s hard to wait, isn’t it? We all want an answer now. I was reminded recently that while we are waiting God is working. “He never sleeps and never […]

Mound Visits, 8/4/21

It’s easy to befriend the person that everyone likes, but you are a special person to become a close friend to someone who’s been beaten down with scorn and hate. “The old Dodgers were something special, but of my teammates overall, there was nobody like Pee Wee Reese for me.”(Jackie Robinson) I’m sure Pee Wee […]

Mound Visits, 8/2/21

Today we will face situations bigger than us. But, no situation is bigger than the One who rules them all for our sake. “When a train goes through a tunnel and it gets dark, you don’t throw away the ticket and jump off. You sit still and trust the engineer.”(Corrie Ten Boom) “It is no […]

Mound Visits, 7/30/21

I hear coaches say, “you have speak their language so that you can get your point across.” Love, respect and a positive role speaks the language that young athletes, and all young people, need to hear. “I learned a long time ago that you don’t have to go around using bad language and trying to […]