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

My Monday Morning Cup | 3 Blessings That Genuinely Nourish My Soul

The last four weeks my attention has focused on spiritual writing, workplace ministry, and church music. Through taking a spiritual writing course taught by Jonathan Callard and offered by the folks at Creative NonFiction, my understanding of the genre has grown, as has my insight into what it is I want to write. As some … Continue reading My Monday Morning Cup | 3 Blessings That Genuinely Nourish My Soul

Sunday Prayer | The Sun Shines After the Rain

It is challenging to cultivate an attitude of gratitdue in a world crying in discord, screaming in anguish, and burning with rage. Amid the divisive vitrol spewing forth from every crack and crevice of society, you might lose sight of anything good or positive in the world. My mom has a saying she imparts anytime … Continue reading Sunday Prayer | The Sun Shines After the Rain