Living Their Faith By Giving

There’s a church in town giving away money. If the idea of eternal riches won’t get you through the door, then maybe cold, hard cash will. Twice this past year, Ignite Church in Moorhead passed out a gift to its members.  Each member got an envelope filled with cash – $10, $20, $50 or $100.…
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Take The Opportunity To Make Someone’s Day

Have you ever experienced one of those totally uncomfortable moments where everyone is standing around and no one knows quite what to say? It’s happened to me … when my credit card is inexplicably denied at the grocery store. I want to shout to everyone in line behind me, “I PAY MY BILLS! I SWEAR!”…
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Children Often See Need For Kindness

I love my kids. In fact, I love all kids. Especially the littlest ones, who see things that I used to see, but for some reason I miss now that I’m all grown up. This story from Lana Schlecht, a dentist in Ellendale, N.D., reminds me that it often takes a child to see what…
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Story Of New Friendship Brings Touch Of Warmth During Our Long Winter

Baby, it’s COLD … so today, my act of kindness is to remind you that even in Fargo, summer will make her triumphant return. This story from Keith in north Fargo may not have warmed my toes, but it sure did warm my heart. “On a warm Saturday afternoon in July, a young woman biked up to…
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Seeing Kindness In The Middle Of Disaster

Every year, Mother Nature seems to do her best to force us to show kindness to each other. Who knows how she will get to us this year, maybe a blizzard, maybe a flood, maybe both. A north Fargo woman sent me this story, reminding me how nice it is to know that regardless of…
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