Anniversary   Leave a comment

15 years.  Incredible.  15 years ago today I began an adventure in full-time ministry.  The things I have learned since March 1, 1999 could fill volumes in a library and 800GB of memory.  Perhaps it is best if I just point out the bigger lessons…

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Wheelhouse   1 comment

How does God best use you?  I could go on forever about spiritual gifts, their uses and abuses, and how many folks get lost in search of theirs because they won’t accept assistance.  What I am talking about now is your “wheelhouse.”  A wheelhouse is to a baseball batter that one sweet spot where a pitch comes in and you can knock it out of the park every time.  In your experience, what would you call your wheelhouse? Read the rest of this entry »

Positive Encouragement   1 comment

Would you rather be told what is wrong or shown how to make something right?  Most people prefer positive feedback over demeaning discourses, especially when a word of correction is being delivered.  In a world filled with negativity and harsh realities of just how rough life can sometimes be, we should give encouraging words instead of negative lectures.  Read the rest of this entry »

Under Construction   Leave a comment

Friends,

Please “pardon our progress” as this blog will soon be undergoing some slight restructuring.  This blog will become the area where I post sermon summaries and general devotional thoughts.  My other blog, http://davidpepplersr.blogspot.com is dedicated to leadership development and encouragement.  I find it best to separate the two instead of having one blog try to encompass too wide a topical appeal.  Thank you for your patience with me and I look forward to rekindling the fires of blogging in the very near future.

Posted September 7, 2011 by David N. Peppler, Sr. in Uncategorized

New Blog   Leave a comment

This is the location of my new blog.  I will still keep this account open and probably split uses between the two blogs.  That will be decided later.  Until then, please refer to (and feel free to subscribe for free) the following web address.  Thank you for following.  God bless!

http://davidpepplersr.blogspot.com/

Posted August 24, 2011 by David N. Peppler, Sr. in Uncategorized