December 29, 2014

STOP AND THINK – To love your neighbor you must know your neighbor. (Ben Stevens, Alaskan politician) Some say that love is blind, but can that really be true? Can you love someone you haven’t seen or don’t know? It certainly would be much...

December 28, 2014

STOP AND THINK – Generosity: it doesn’t cost a penny to pay it forward. (John Maxwell, motivational speaker and author) Is Maxwell challenging us to pass on to others what we have without considering the cost? Maybe he’s not talking about...

December 27, 2014

STOP AND THINK – What would you attempt to do if you knew you would not fail? (Robert Schuller, televangelist and motivational speaker) Many people are kept from stepping out into new ventures because of the fear of failure. No one likes to...

December 26, 2014

STOP AND THINK – Evans Rogers, American film star and singer-songwriter). This is the day after Christmas. The gift-wrappings are gone; some of the toys may be broken or the batteries lost—but can the Christmas spirit last a bit longer?...

December 25, 2014

STOP AND THINK – There is nothing sadder in this world than to awake Christmas morning and not be a child. (Erma Bombeck, 20th century American humorist) We often think that Christmas is mainly for children. Perhaps that’s why so many...

December 24, 2014

STOP AND THINK – The only blind person at Christmas is he who has not Christmas in his heart. (Helen Keller, American author and lecturer) Tomorrow’s the big day! But, lest it’s meaning fade too quickly, consider Keller’s comment, a...

December 23, 2014

STOP AND THINK – Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it (William Arthur Ward, inspirational writer). It’s just two days now. Are all the gifts wrapped and under the tree? What do those gifts...

December 22, 2014

STOP AND THINK – Christmas is the day that holds all time together. (Alexander Smith, 19th century Scottish poet and essayist) It’s still three days away, but the Christmas spirit is all around us, isn’t it? In fact, that spirit should be...

December 21, 2014

STOP AND THINK – Take Christ out of Christmas, and December becomes the bleakest and most colorless month of the year. (A. F. Wells) This is Christmas week. In much of the world, you can’t miss it. It’s emblazoned in signs, lighted trees...

December 20, 2014

STOP AND THINK – When we all help one another, everybody wins. (Jim Stovall, American writer) Stovall continues: “You need to be aware of what others are doing, applaud their efforts, acknowledge their successes, and encourage them in their...

December 19, 2014

STOP AND THINK – You don’t feel your way into acting, you act your way into feeling. (Quoted by James Emery White, pastor and author) Sometimes we don’t do something we know we should do because “we don’t feel like it.” The Bible says we...

December 18, 2014

STOP AND THINK – The hinge of history is on the door of a Bethlehem stable (Ralph W. Sockman, 20th century radio preacher). Christmas is just a week away, and we may not have taken time to consider the centrality of Christ’s coming in...

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