40 Days – Reflections on Lent: Intercession – Days 9 & 10

Maybe it is fitting that such a big word would have a big task. Intercession. To stand in the gap. To fight for somebody when they can’t fight. We can interceed or intervene on behalf of a person with our words and our actions. Some of us have been in an “intervention” and it saved … Read more40 Days – Reflections on Lent: Intercession – Days 9 & 10

Reflections on Lent: Man Down…Press On – Day 8

The ancient and wise philospher, Chumbawamba, once said “I get knocked down, But I get up again, You’re never going to keep me down” I have been amazed at my journey so far this Lent. I don’t know what it is this year that is making things so different for me. Maybe it’s the trials … Read moreReflections on Lent: Man Down…Press On – Day 8

40 Days – Reflections on Lent: Be Still… Requiem – Day 6

Day 6 reminded me to continue in the patter of day 5. It was an opportunity to just exhale. To be quiet. So for me there is nothing that brings an atmosphere of peace and worship into my environment Like Mozart’s “requiem”. If you are reading this… Turn the lights out, press play, and let … Read more40 Days – Reflections on Lent: Be Still… Requiem – Day 6

Christ-Centered Night Before Christmas

Last year I wrote an adaptation of the classic “twas the night before christmas” for a christmas eve service at my church. After much prayer, study and journeying with God over the last year I have revised and finalized this poem. I wanted to give families something they could read to their kids or even … Read moreChrist-Centered Night Before Christmas