Holy, Holy, Holy

“For if, by the trespass of the one man, death reigned through that one man, how much more will those who receive God’s abundant provision of grace and of the gift of righteousness reign in life through the one man,

Worship Him

“We saw His star when it rose in the east and have come to worship Him.”  Matthew 2 When I read this scripture I pictured the Magi setting up their band to sing songs to Jesus.  Or, maybe, they brought

Flesh

“The Word became flesh and made His dwelling among us. We have seen His glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth.” John 1:14 I never liked flesh, especially

Hungry?

  What’s summer without good fresh food to sustain and strengthen us; to make our hearts glad with celebration? I can’t think of a summer activity that isn’t better with food: grilled meats, fresh fruit, salad, ice cream, barbecued ribs

One.

“I have given them the glory that You gave Me, that they may be one as We are One—I in them and You in Me—so that they may be brought to complete unity. Then the world will know that You sent

Quiet!

Quiet!

This is what the Sovereign Lord, the Holy One of Israel, says: “In repentance and rest is your salvation, in quietness and trust is your strength, but you would have none of it.”   Isaiah 30:15 I took the day off today to work from

Anxious for Nothing?

LENT The purpose behind the idea of giving up something for Lent is rooted in the practice of removing from our lives the things that interfere with our experience of the reality of God: His goodness, love, joy, forgiveness, peace,

From the Heart

Many peoples will come and say, “Come, let us go up to the mountain of the LORD, to the temple of the God of Jacob. He will teach us His ways, so that we may walk in His paths.”  Isaiah

The Kingdom of Heaven is like…

The Kingdom of Heaven is like…

Sometimes I wonder where my heart is. So bent are we on becoming greater when the Kingdom is found and given to the least, the lowest, the hungry, the mourners, the persecuted, the hidden, the thirsty, the children.  Jesus said

Happy 2014!

“This is the day the LORD has made, we will rejoice and be glad in it.” Psalm 118:24   This day. Every day. Every day God’s mercies are new to us. Every day is the day of salvation. Every day we are offered

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