Psalm Saturday | Humbly Believe in God

What comes to your mind when you think about God? Our thoughts, motives, and actions reveal who we really are and speak volumes about our attitudes, beliefs, and values. A short, but powerful stanza amid the Song of Ascents, Psalm 131, David speaks about his humble dependence on the Lord as he exhorts Israel to […]

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Sunday Prayer | May We Humble Ourselves

This morning as I wake, I wonder what is going on in our world. Division and strife fuel the globe. Each day, we are repulsed by a horrific act, like a man throwing a woman and her son into the path of an oncoming train or some lost, angry soul slaughtering innocents shopping on a […]

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Sunday Prayer | God of Mercy

God desires us to practice justice rather than continuing to practice unfairness and injustice toward each other. The Lord wants us to love mercy, showing others the same loving kindness God has shown us. As believers, we should depend on the Lord, remain humble, not arrogantly pursuing selfish gain for ourselves but instead submitting to […]

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Treating Each Other Better

Ultimately, how we treat others speaks loudly about our love for Christ. “We love because he first loved us.” 1 John 4:19 (ESV) In ethics class, we are taught that ethics is simply a matter of determining right from wrong. The trick lies in how we decide what is right or wrong. As a Christian, […]

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More Gratitude, More Kindness

The world could stand some more kindness. Our world would benefit from more gratitude. Gratitude and kindness have preoccupied my mind the past few days. In the past week, God has shown me many things to be grateful for and revealed to me numerous acts of kindness. Last Thursday, I had the opportunity to share […]

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