“For my days vanish like smoke; my bones burn like glowing embers. My heart is blighted and withered like grass; I forget to eat my food.” Ps. 102:3-4 Being human does not exactly look like Hollywood makes it look on the big screen. Often over glamorized by the “stars,” reality under the real stars tells […]Read more "I Forget to Eat"
“Be still. . .” Ps. 46:10 Is there anything still or silent about our world? I don’t think so. Is there anything in the entire cosmos at rest? Nope. Even at the microscopic level, atoms are in non-stop motion. Our world is not only spinning on its’ axis, but also rotating around the sun. Our […]Read more "Learning Stillness"
(image from a Google search, snapshot from YouTube) On my run this morning, my phone chose for me Lecrae’s song “Background.” I’ve heard it many times before as its’ been around a while. Yet, for some reason, these lyrics penetrated deeper into my soul than they ever had before. I’m in a position in my […]Read more "Learning from Lecrae"
I go to a rather formal church in which we follow a liturgy. This past Sunday I found our corporate confession of faith to be powerful and moving. This is often the case, but for some reason this particular corporate confession hit home. I thought I’d share it. It comes from The Worship Sourcebook (I apologize. […]Read more "A Confession of Sin"