You Are The Change You Want To See

Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy. Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God. “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God. (Matthew 5:7-9) What happens when someone who acknowledges their emptiness is transformed by being full of the life of Jesus? Who do they become? Who are they? When someone’s appetite is […]

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That’s Fresh

It was miraculous. There was this wedding reception that I had the privilege of attending. It was a truly miraculous reception. Historically I have attended the ones where those giving speeches don’t understand the concept of time and go awkwardly beyond the point of being humorous to seriously testing the capacity to wait. This particular […]

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Much To Offer

Some don’t think their life has much to offer, but it’s so much more valuable that we sometimes appreciate. Recently my wife and I had the great privilege of sitting to have a meal with another couple we value highly. There was something the husband said that made my eyes fill with tears. He shared […]

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Psalm 136 – Enduring Love 

There is a song called, Love Lift Us Up Where We Belong. The sentiments of the song may appear rather cheesy to some, but amongst those lyrics is a sense of love that has enduring power.  That theme of enduring power in love dominates this Psalm. The love of God described here takes on epic […]

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Psalm 123 – Mercy From Contempt 

The collection of Psalms would have informed you by now that there are plenty of good reasons for praise and worship. This particular Psalm gives another reason for worship and it is a tough reason to take.  Worship from the pain of contempt. Enduring the pain of active insults and bitterness that’s experienced. It is […]

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