The Word of the Day

The Word of the Day Isaiah 50:4b Morning by morning the Lord wakens – wakens my ear to listen as those who are taught. Lately – I’ve been hearing people talk about their morning spiritual routines and rituals.  Some spend the first minutes of the day with a cup of...

Leap of Faith

Leap of Faith 2 Corinthians 5:7 For we walk by faith, not by sight.             Our son Caleb took up the long jump this year, as his contribution to the track and field team.  Watching it happen is an amazing thing.  The athletes run very fast for a very short period...

Sing!

Sing! Psalm 104:33 I will sing to the Lord as long as I live; I will sing praise to my God while I have being. I grew up in the United Methodist Church, where the hymnal had words from John Wesley, (the leader of the movement that became Methodism,) in the front....

Restoration

Restoration Psalm 51:10-12 Create in me a clean heart, O God,     and put a new and right spirit within me. 11 Do not cast me away from your presence,     and do not take your holy spirit from me. 12 Restore to me the joy of your salvation,     and sustain in me a...

A Different Kind of Peace

A Different Kind of Peace John 14:27 Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled, and do not let them be afraid.        What brings you peace?  Is it when you blot out the noise of the...

Healing and the Hem

Mark 6:53-56 53 When they had crossed over, they came to land at Gennesaret and moored the boat. 54 When they got out of the boat, people at once recognized him, 55 and rushed about that whole region and began to bring the sick on mats to wherever they heard he...

What Time Is It?

Midweek Meditations: What time Is It? Ecclesiastes 3:1-8 For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: 2 a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted; 3 a time to kill, and a time to heal;...

Midweek Meditations

An opportunity to get spiritually filled up on your journey through the week! Each meditation will include a reading from scripture, a devotion, and a prayer, Midweek Meditations: An opportunity to get spiritually filled up on your journey through the week! Each...