Yesterday’s suffering is still real and lasting even in the face of today’s miracle.
But the LORD said to Samuel, “Do not look on his appearance or on the height of his stature, because I have rejected him; for the LORD does not see […]
All go to the same place; all come from dust, and to dust all return. – Ecclesiastes 3:20 (NIV) My congregation joined together with three other congregations for […]
Living with the expectation that God continues to work miracles in this world, that angels continue to visit, is living a life of joy.
Over the last year, I have been meeting with a cohort of missional pastors. We are each leading new, alternative worshipping communities. The size and make-up of our communities differ. […]
If I speak in the tongues of men or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal. – 1 Corinthians 13:1 (NIV) […]
I lift up my eyes to the hills—from where will my help come? My help comes from the LORD, who made heaven and earth. Lord, help us to lift our […]
Mary said, “With all my heart I glorify the Lord! In the depths of who I am I rejoice in God my savior. He has looked with favor on the […]
This communion liturgy was based on a message on the Annunciation (Luke 1:26-45). An excerpt is included below. We tend to move past Mary’s perplexed and pondering, wordless response to […]
Prayers of the People for worship this week, based on Psalm 93. The LORD reigns, he is robed in majesty; the LORD is robed in majesty and armed with strength; indeed, the […]