Praise

Praise

Do we sometimes mistake saying words for real worship? Is saying something the same thing as doing it? This moment is all God has allowed right now. Never miss the potential pleasure of any experience because your thoughts are elsewhere. Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans.

Be perfect as your heavenly Father is perfect!

Be perfect as your heavenly Father is perfect!

Today’s Gospel reading concludes Jesus’s Sermon on the Mount, where Jesus proclaimed the Law of the kingdom of God, the ideal of which can be summarized in this phrase: “Be perfect as your Heavenly Father is perfect” (Matt. 5:48) Jesus seems to be correcting the Law...
Intercessions

Intercessions

Last week I was down to lead the Intercessions. It made me think about what Intercessions are and how we should go about interceding for others. I offer these thoughts to you…

Pentecost Sermon 2018

In the last days I will pour out my Spirit on all flesh, and your sons and daughters shall prophesy, and your young men shall see visions and your old men shall dream dreams. Joel 2:28 This morning, we celebrate Pentecost, when the Holy Spirit was poured out upon the...

Thy Kingdom Come

We pray every day for God’s Kingdom to come, but what does this mean? When we ask God for his kingdom to come, we are asking for God’s ways to happen here on earth, as they are already in heaven. In other words, as Christians we should not be so worried about us going...

Ascension Day 2018

He ASCENDED into Heaven What does this phrase mean – He ascended into heaven? This statement from the Creed we repeat every Sunday. Well, it implies certainly a going up – ascending is the opposite of descending. But this implies a three layered construction of the...