The Race

The Race

As I strolled along the river, swans and other birds added to the beauty of a sunny Sunday afternoon that was wasted on me. The past few years had been a nightmare. Alcoholism was taking its toll. Guilt, negativity, and discouragement hung ... Read More »

Why Should I Forgive?

Why Should I Forgive?

Questions: Why should I forgive others who have done things that hurt me? Wouldn’t that absolve them from guilt? Why should I let them off the hook like that? Answer: No matter how hard it may be to forgive, your situation can’t improve unt... Read More »

Coffee and Forgiveness

Coffee and Forgiveness

A blanket of fog on the runway had caused a three-hour delay. I boarded the plane and settled wearily into my seat. How good it would be to get back to home and loved ones! Midway through the flight, I was engrossed in conversation with a f... Read More »

Teaching Children to Control Negative Feelings

Teaching Children to Control Negative Feelings

Note: Sorry that the daily devotionals have been late recently. We are working on some exciting new things and a integrating a new editor who will be managing updates from now on, so things got a little bit behind. We apologize for the inco... Read More »

The Rage Route

The Rage Route

Note: Sorry that the daily devotionals have been late recently. We are working on some exciting new things and a integrating a new editor who will be managing updates from now on, so things got a little bit behind. We apologize for the inco... Read More »

Living with Praise

Living with Praise

Note: Sorry that the daily devotionals have been late recently. We are working on some exciting new things and a integrating a new editor who will be managing updates from now on, so things got a little bit behind. We apologize for the inco... Read More »

“This Is Good!”
Aug-20

“This Is Good!”

An African folktale The story is told of an African king and his close friend, who had grown up together. The king’s friend had a habit of looking at every situation positively and remarking, “This is good!” One day the king went on a hunti... Read More »

The Sun Still Shines
Aug-19

The Sun Still Shines

As far back as I can remember, I didn’t like cloudy days, especially in wintertime. They seemed endless and without hope, chilling both body and soul. Still, they are a part of life, so I decided to learn to like them—and now I do. My secre... Read More »

That’s Life!

That’s Life!

A prayer of thanksgiving Jesus, thank You for life and all it involves. When something goes wrong, we often say, “That’s life!” But life is so much more than the little things that don’t turn out the way we wish they had. Waking up each mor... Read More »

The Positive Power of Praise

Question: I’ve heard that positive thinking can make all the difference in difficult situations, but sometimes I’m at a loss for things to be positive about. What can I do to get on a positive channel when everything seems to be going wrong... Read More »

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