March 20, 2019
Location: Franklin, Ga.
Please Read: I Thessalonians 5: 11-18
Verse 11: “Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just in fact you are doing”.
In the Apostle Paul’s first letter to the Thessalonians, he encourages the Thessalonians to encourage and build each other up. In fact, Paul acknowledges that they are doing so.
As the AT Chaplain, my role also is to encourage and build up other hikers. However, I do have to acknowledge, that other hikers bring me much more encouragement and build me up all during the day.
Those in the hiker community are all working toward the same goal of completing the Appalachian Trail. We all realize that we need each other to meet our individual goals.
Lord Jesus, help me to encourage and build others up in their relationship with you!
This has been a week of small goals met. (1) I completed Georgia and passed into North Carolina. 13 states to go, (2) completed the first 100 miles, 2000+ miles to go, and (3) completed my first
My son and his family
Blessings and thanks to all. Be encouraged!