Sunday Prayer | Perfect In All Your Ways

Praise God, that You, Lord, my God, are perfect in all Your ways. The Holy Spirit reminded me of this truth numerous times throughout the past week as I met people coping with circumstances and dealing with situations beyond their own ability to fix. They needed something greater. Someone more powerful. As I listened intently, hoping […]

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Psalm Saturday | Our Merciful and Loving God

Compassion and mercy are recurring themes that come to mind as we continue to examine and explore the Psalms that form what is traditionally known as the “Great Hallel.” We maintain our focus on the “Songs of Ascent.” Sung and recited by Israelites on their pilgrimage to participate in annual festivals, the “Songs of Ascent” […]

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My Monday Morning Cup | Sharing the Love of Jesus

A little longer and I’d have to call this post “My Monday AFTERNOON Cup. “Someone recently asked, “What’s the difference between a pastor and a chaplain? Aren’t they basically the same?” While they do share some similarities, they are also quite different. Gathered, Scattered, Unchurched, and Lost Pastors primarily shepherd the people inside the church—the […]

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Sunday Prayer | Caregiver’s Prayer

During my chaplain trips to different places in the surrounding area, I see and meet some of the best people. Recently, I had the opportunity to visit workers caring for elderly residents and those who are unable to care for themselves. Seeing people in this difficult season of life can be heartbreaking. As Sweet T […]

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Psalm Saturday | Deliver Us From Evil

The book of Psalms is often referred to as the ancient Israelite’s hymn book. The songs of Psalms cover an array of emotions and experiences ranging from mourning to praise, from suffering to worship, from sadness to joy, and from doubt to assurance. As the pilgrims trekked up to Jerusalem, they reflected on the immeasurable […]

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