One of the fundamentals of the Christian life is the practice of prayer. Even for those who are not disciples of Christ, the urge to address something outside oneself, even if it means speaking to an idea, place, thing, or passed loved one can be strong. I think it is indicative in some way that … Continue reading Practicing Prayer
Is Anyone Cheerful?
It’s hard to find things to be cheerful about nowadays, or at least it might seem that way. Of course, if you are looking hard enough and in the right places, there is much to be grateful for at every turn. In 2020, when I was able to find bread and chicken on store shelves … Continue reading Is Anyone Cheerful?
We Are Worshippers
What would our world look like if everyone worshipped God the way they thought was best? Unfortunately, we know all too well. The book of Judges starts with God fighting for Israel and finishes with the line “In those days, there was no king in Israel; everyone did what was right in his own eyes.” … Continue reading We Are Worshippers