Last week we were in the cave - finding temporary shelter and making a plan to move forward. This week we've somehow made it to the strong, fortified city - the Psalmist doesn't tell us how that happens. But after the first Selah, the tone of the song changes. Psalm 46:4-7 (NRSV) says: There is… Continue reading Monday Musing: Pause And Reflect (Pt. 3)
Research credit for this post goes to my pastor, who preached a sermon on Psalm 46 this past Mother's Day. He pulled out some nuances in the text of this Psalm that made the geeky parts of my brain happy. And I haven't stopped thinking about what it might mean for my life. Selah. As… Continue reading Monday Musing: Pause And Reflect (Pt. 2)
Confession: I am someone who can be offended pretty easily. It's not like I walk around angry all the time. I don't enjoy the negative feelings that come with it. But sometimes I forget to look for the good, and I get caught up in the reaction to the bad. In an online world, this… Continue reading Monday Musing: I Don’t Want To Be Like Her
We have all kinds of milestones to mark progress for our kids. But for parents, how do we measure our growth and success?
Followers of Jesus have been entrusted with talents and tasks. So what do we do with them? How do we use them in a way that will please our Master?
"You find what you look for" - a statement that means different things to different people. But what does the Bible say about it?
What does it mean to approach the throne of grace with confidence?