OK, I'll grant that it would break my concentration and meditation to feel insects crawling up my arm as I knelt at the altar.
When you are discouraged, that is, when you soul is "cast down," you're thirsty. Your soul is thirsty for God.
This past Advent and Christmas, I experimented with setting my iPhone in front of the church so that the service and sermon could be on Facebook live. It certainly wasn’t […]
A local fitness center closed its doors last week without any advance warning to employees or clients. Just a note on the door saying informing all they were out of […]
“Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind” (Romans 12:2). This morning was a little different for me. Rather than two morning worship services, […]
It has happened in schools and movie theaters, on military bases and college campuses, in nightclubs and churches. Someone walks in and opens fire, killing and wounding innocent people. Yes, […]
I was out of the pulpit, out of the church, out of town today (Sunday, April 15), and had a chance to worship like an ordinary person. Not that I’m […]
For this post I am going to try and put myself in your shoes. The shoes of someone who is a member of our church, who has come faithfully for […]