Quiet Sunday Praise

In the grip of Covid and Crisis; my heart hungers for simpler and sweeter times. But it is easy to forget that those also had their own measure of sorrows and conflict. How wonderful to hear the gentle voices of Lindsay and Brackin sing this old Quaker hymn reminding us that there is no better…

Thank You Notes

Speaking to yourselves in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody in your heart to the Lord; Giving thanks always for all things unto God and the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.       Ephesians 5:19-20 KJV “Have you written a thank you note yet?” Mom inevitably asked every year…

Beginning Our Day With Worship

Jesus said to him, “You have seen him, and it is he who is speaking to you.”  He said, “Lord, I believe,” and he worshiped him. John 9:37-38 ESV Discipleship begins by faith but it will only grow as we worship. One pitfall in our churches today is that we connect worship in our minds to a hushed…

Are We Losing Connection?

Are We Losing Connection? One generation shall praise thy works to another, and shall declare thy mighty acts. Psalm 145:4 KJV David talks about singing praise as something older believers must do in order to let the younger generation know what God has done for them. Of course young people in our churches usually know…

Morning Worship

Jesus said to him, “You have seen him, and it is he who is speaking to you.”  He said, “Lord, I believe,” and he worshiped him. John 9:37-38 ESV Discipleship of grace begins by faith – but it will only grow as we worship. One pitfall in our modern church is that we are so comfortable that we…