The Spirit of Song 6.5.17

“Let the message of Christ dwell among you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom through psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit, singing to God with gratitude in your hearts.” Colossians 3:16 I often find myself moved by music. Songs have the ability to stir emotions inside of us.  We know that was […]

Be Kind 5.30.17

“Get rid of all bitterness, rage and anger, brawling and slander, along with every form of malice. Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you.” Ephesians 4:31-32 Most of us probably don’t characterize ourselves (or most people we know) as “evil-minded” which is exactly what “every […]

We Will Not Fear 5.23.17

“God is our refuge and strength,     an ever-present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear, though the earth give way     and the mountains fall into the heart of the sea, though its waters roar and foam     and the mountains quake with their surging.” Psalm 46:1-3 We live in a broken world. Every headline we […]