Since Memorial Day is a day of remembrance (particularly of sacrifices made for our benefit), the words of Psalm 103:1-5 seem appropriate as they remind us of all that our Lord provides us with through his grace and selflessness: Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me, bless his holy name! … Continue reading A Memorial Day Psalm
I love this story! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LO_mbHch9Gk
"The way to success is the way of the craftsman, where you work really hard for years. You show up every day. You do the work. You see yourself as an artist dedicated to your craft with a desire to get better every day. You put your heart and soul into your work as you … Continue reading Monday Motivation
One of my favorite worship groups is United Voice Worship. On their latest album they recorded a song written by my friend and co-worker Lee Langdon, who sings lead on the song. Take a listen... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_afyw1p7wyU
As I've written on this blog many times before, the congregation for whom I preach is on an exciting journey of discipleship, and our vision is to see Jesus' Great Commission fulfilled in our community through us. But that kind of mission cannot be successful unless each and every member owns the vision and actively … Continue reading Own It!
Yesterday we celebrated Mother's Day, which gives us an opportunity to express our gratitude toward our mothers and all mothers. But I want to keep the good vibes going today, and say "thank you" to all the mothers and grandmothers who intentionally find ways to make Jesus known to their children and grandchildren. If we … Continue reading In Praise of Moms Who Make Jesus Known