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Giving Room to Someone in Distress


I read an on-line devotional called, “Stillspeaking Devotional” from the United Church of Christ.  I like the name because it affirms that God is still speaking to us.  We just need to listen.  I recently read a devotion titled, “The One Who Gives Us Room,” and the reflection was written by Talitha Arnold (author of […]

The Power of Listening


By Rodger Price We have two ears, one mouth. What might God be telling us? Which do you prefer more when you’re dealing with an issue – someone telling you what you need to do, or someone listening to you while you explain what’s going on?  I’m guessing most of you would choose the latter. […]



One of the most important and helpful guideline for effective caregiving is to pray.  To pray is to acknowledge the presence of God. To pray is to connect with God; so, that God can empower us. “I do not believe we can ever say prayer is wasted; some good always comes of it. Although our […]

Avoid Using Cliches & Quick Fixes


Avoid saying: “Everything will be just fine.” “I understand. . .” “Be strong.” Or “You are a strong person.” “Tomorrow will be a brighter day.” “When the going gets tough, the tough going.” “Win some. Lose Some.” “You’ve got to pull yourself together.” “This too shall pass.” “You know what the Bible says . . […]

How To Love Another


Jesus says, “Love one another as I have loved you.” (John 15:12) Bruce Larson says, “One of the best ways to demonstrate God’s love is to _____________ to people.” Can you fill in the blank? Check out your answer with the correct answer on “Go Light Your World Today,” as I talk about one of […]