Inspirational Messages

By Nathan Hillman, Pastor Community Covenant Church of Upsala “For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to goodness, knowledge; and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control, perseverance; and to perseverance, godliness; and to godliness, mutual affection; and to mutual affection, love. For if you possess these qualities in increasing measure, they will [...]

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By Nate Bjorge, Pastor of Faith Lutheran Church, Little Falls James Madison (our fourth President), the primary author of the Constitution, said, “We have staked the whole future of our new nation not upon the power of government; far from it. We have staked the future of all political constitutions upon the capacity of each [...]

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By  Father Joe Herzing, Pastor Our Lady of Lourdes, Holy Family Church James Martin was studying to be a priest for a group of priests called the Jesuits. As part of their schooling in Chicago, each had to choose an assignment to do some work with real people not just study books. His friends were choosing [...]

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By Pastor Ryan Olson Little Falls Alliance Church I watched him stand there and face his dilemma. Moments before, he had opened the cupboard door and exclaimed in astonished excitement, “Wow!” Three heartbeats later his face went from elation to concern, to disappointment. He had before him four of his favorite cereals and he could [...]

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By Greg Spofford Chaplain Hospice  “Everything is holy now” is the often repeated chorus of a beautiful song introduced to me by my good friend, Jim. The storyline within the verses is the reflection of a man who honors his early training within the religious context, but that now, his understanding at this time in [...]

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By Dale Siers, Pastor, Trinity Chapel, Little Falls     It’s spring and I am beginning to see a few bikers out now that the roads are free of snow and the air is getting warmer. How exhilarating it is to coast downhill with the wind whistling in your ears and “pushing your face and hair [...]

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By  Pastor Damen Heitmann  First United Church, Little Falls Recently I decided to learn how to put my pants on two legs at a time. Now you’re hopefully wondering why. Well its partly my doctor’s fault. The sign in my doctor’s office contains instructions on how best to live an excellent life. Among things like, [...]

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By Pastor Jason Swedeen, The Rock Family Worship Center There is no better time than today to make the changes you want. Looking at the past, for most, can be very discouraging. Looking to tomorrow puts too many obstacles in our path of thinking. Maybe it’s “I am not strong enough now” or even “Maybe [...]

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By Tim Sumner The River Ministries, Little Falls What really happens as we pass from life to death? An event this week caused me to wonder. A friend told me that his father had passed away last Sunday. He went to see his dad in the nursing home on Thursday evening and the report came [...]

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