A Time to Love

And now abide faith, hope, love, these three; but the greatest of these is love. 1 Corinthians 13:13

“On the night when He was betrayed” is always how our pastor opens the communion portion of our worship service. On that night Jesus gave the cup, broke the bread and washed the disciples’ feet. On that night He sang a hymn with them and prayed in the garden. On that night he was kissed by Judas, arrested by the soldiers and betrayed by Peter. Yes on that night of nights in that darkest of darkness Jesus suffered long and was kind. He did not envy others but rather He let go of His rights, His position and His life.

Though we feel it is weakness allow even a single insult to pass without defending ourselves He remained silent as a lamb at shearing time. When our own small love is washed out to sea His love stands forever and receives all who come till time stands no longer!


Published by pastorpete51

My wife and I serve as members of a worship team at a multicultural church. Our members are from Brazil, Nepal and the U.S.. Because of the many languages and cultures in our local body we face unique challenges, such as how many songs will we do in English today? What new songs can we use in either language that are simple enough for the people to sing. The songs, the devotions and insights here are a small portion of some of the ways God is leading us as we push towards the goal. I pray that these will be both a blessing and an encouragement for those of you who may pass by Praise 2 Worship.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: