Singing and Faith

Psalm 89:1 I will sing of your steadfast love, O Lord, forever; with my mouth I will proclaim your faithfulness to all generations. Singing and Faith Have you ever thought about the role singing plays in our faith? We tend to judge our own singing as good, bad, or...

Written on our Hearts

Jeremiah 31:33 I will put my law within them, and I will write it on their hearts, and I will be their God, and they shall be my people. Written on our Hearts So – I think I can safely say that many of us have developed different habits during these last years.  Some...

Promises

Matthew 18:20 “For where two or three are gathered in my name, I am there among them.” Promises This is one of my favorite promises that Jesus makes. The idea that we are enough, even if there are only a few of us – that is a beautiful concept, in a world that spends...

Abiding and Dwelling

Psalm 15 1 O Lord, who may abide in your tent?     Who may dwell on your holy hill? 2 Those who walk blamelessly and do what is right     and speak the truth from their heart; 3 who do not slander with their tongue     and do no evil to their friends     nor heap...

Let Us Argue It Out

Isaiah 1:18a Come now, let us argue it out, says the Lord. Though your sins are like scarlet they shall be like snow.   The context of when in Scripture the Lord says these words is after the people have been told that they are missing the point and worshiping in...

Abundance

Luke 12:15  And Jesus said to them, “Take care! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed, for one’s life does not consist in the abundance of possessions.” Abundance Well – this seems kind of obvious, doesn’t it?  I mean we know that life isn’t made up of what we...