Saturday Scripture | Praise God for Our Spiritual Blessings

Welcome to our continued exploration of Paul's letter to the Ephesians. Paul starts the circular letter we call Ephesians with a beautiful doxology. A doxology, you may recall from previous years of congregational singing, is a short hymn of praise to God. Doxologies are often added at the end of canticles, psalms, or church songs. … Continue reading Saturday Scripture | Praise God for Our Spiritual Blessings

Being the Change We Want to See

The uncertainity and unrest dominating this year either draw you closer to God or push you further away. For me, I defintely am drawn nearer to God. The past few weeks, while my life has hovered in a holding pattern, I have spent time trying to listen to the Lord. I am reminded that God … Continue reading Being the Change We Want to See

A Prayer of Gratitude

I've heard it said that it is difficult to be completely focused on your problems if you keep a heart of gratitude. The Bible has a lot to say about being grateful. Gratitude is good for the soul. One thing is for sure: it's hard to be selfish and grateful at the same time. Every … Continue reading A Prayer of Gratitude