"This is the message we have heard from Him and proclaim to you, taht God is light, and in Him is no darkness at all." - 1 John 1:5 Light means everything as it actually is out in the open without shame. Nothing dark or scary or hidden exists in the light. God doesn't do … Continue reading Light
Remember in the gospels when Jesus teaches us how to pray? He models for us how we should come before God. We acknowledge who God is - our Father, who art in heaven. We acknowledge how holy God is - hallowed by thy name. We acknowledge our fallenness, our separateness, our need and we acknowledge our desire … Continue reading Prayer Pictures
My pastor is preaching a series on David. My pastor sounds so possessive. The pastor of our church is preaching a series on David. There we go. Our pastor is preaching a series on David and this morning he preached prought on having a clean conscience. Which I thought was interesting in a series on David … Continue reading Here’s the thing about a clean conscience
This is late again but I have another good excuse. THREE good excuses. This week I was sick and busy (that's two) and our internet keeps cutting in and out. This week was also Semana de Chispa (Spirit Week) at school and our last week of tutoring until 2014. This week I went to my … Continue reading Check this out!
One of my professors shared this article called The American Church's Absence of Lament on Facebook yesterday. It's about how much the American church doesn't lament. Lamenting isn't a thing we talk about or schedule into our church services. But maybe we should be. Believe it or not, I have experienced lamented myself - like three whole … Continue reading Here’s the thing about lament