The book of Isaiah contains several songs of the "Suffering Servant," visions of a servant sent to bear the consequences of transgressions done not by the servant but by God's people. In Isaiah 42 we are called to behold this servant - to consider who he is and for what purpose he has been called. ... Continue Reading →
Grasping the things of this world not only enslaves us to this world, but it prevents us from receiving the gifts of heaven.
In this week’s sermon, Pastor Pat said that we are all slaves to sin. He challenged us to do the following things: Think of a sin that is enslaving you, the one which has the heaviest chains on your life. Prayerfully read a chapter of 2nd Timothy each day for four days this week. Write down... Continue Reading →
Today's prompt: "Forgive" The Challenge: Every few days over the next few weeks, we'll be posting "one word prompts" related to the theme of Forgiveness. Our next prompt: "repent." We challenge you to write, paint, draw, photograph, or otherwise express as that word prompts you. How long and in what style is up to you. Write an... Continue Reading →