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Sweeten Your Neighbor’s Day with a Benediction

“Gracious words are a honeycomb, sweet to the soul and healing to the bones” (Proverbs 16:24 NIV). 

Have you ever heard the perfect words at just the right time? A student wrote a detailed letter of thanks to her teacher and sent it by slow mail from Norway to America. She had no idea the impact of her words and all that teacher had been contemplating on the day they were received.

3 Ways to Extend Your Table to Your Neighbors

“Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and eat with him, and he with me” (Revelation 23:20 NIV).

We needed an extendable table, because our house has an open floor plan. One room reaches from the front door to the back of the kitchen. A huge table would be an obstacle to us. It would impede our walking path. However, not having a big table was not an option.

Wait! Before You Send That Invitation . . .

“Again Jesus said, ‘Peace be with you! As the Father has sent me, I am sending you’” (John 20:21 NIV).

“I am sending you.” Doesn’t that seem daunting? These words to the disciples in John 20:21 may have been both exciting and a bit confusing at the same time.

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