What Psalm 136-esque song could you write today?

What Psalm 136-esque song could you write today?  Our Lent reading for today, Psalm 136, recounts reasons to give thanks to God by listing out example after example of how He has been faithful. After each example, the writer leads the worshippers to remember that “His...

A Healthy Approach to Spiritual Disciplines

Spiritual Disciplines: Seeking God’s Grace or Responding to it? Most would agree that the spiritual disciplines offer a potential path to spiritual growth, maturity, and intimacy with God.  Most would also agree, however, that engaging in the spiritual disciplines...

Psalms for this Season | Doubt

Day 15 | Psalm 73 Everybody doubts sometimes–even the most devout followers of Jesus among us. Struggling with doubt can either defeat or develop one’s faith depending on the posture one assumes. Doubt defeats proud people because they sit in the crosshairs of God’s...

Psalms for this Season: Journey

Day 14 | Psalm 23 Life is a journey of contrasts. It moves in and out of both sunlight and shadows. Yet, the LORD shepherds His people every step along the way. God walks with those who claim Him as their Divine shepherd. Eleven occurrences of a first person...

A Good Friday Poem

Blood and Water Finds A Way By Andrew Arthur   In the cracks and the crevices There lurks dust and viruses Our hands cannot reach  Those stone-cold surfaces  Let’s pour water from the well Let’s drain blood from the lamb For blood and water finds a way Into...

Psalms for this Season | Exodus

  Day 13 | Psalm 66 Why should the whole earth shout joyfully to God? What awe-inspiring acts should solicit exuberant worship from all people everywhere? One answer could be creation.  After all, God has given us the gift of life. He created such a beautiful and...