One Good Word

Two Bills

"So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you, for this sums up the Law and the Prophets." (Matthew 7:21 NIV)It was a few years ago.  A friend had sent me a restaurant gift card for Christmas and I had picked a pretty, sunny Sunday afternoon to...

read more

It Lives On

"Give, and you will receive. Your gift will return to you in full--pressed down, shaken together to make room for more, running over, and poured into your lap. The amount you give will determine the amount you get back." (Luke 6:38 NLT)It was a beautiful Summer’s day...

read more

Secret Santas

A workplace tradition at Christmas is the practise of assigning each employee the name of another co-worker, to be given an anonymous gift.  Our office has made our own version of the Secret Santa game; we are to choose a small gift to give which our own secret...

read more

The Mustard Seed

There is an old Chinese tale about a woman whose only son died. In her grief, she went to the holy man and said, "What prayers, what magical incantations do you have to bring my son back to life?" Instead of sending her away or reasoning with her, he said to her,...

read more
Category

Giving

Topics

Series

Archives