Advent is Coming

As we soon begin the Advent season, I am humored by so many that think Advent and Christmas are the same thing. They are definitely related, yet distinctly different. Christmas is the celebration of “Christ With us”. Advent is the celebration of the...

Good Morning!

Some mornings I wake up and say “good Lord its morning”. Some mornings I wake up and say “good morning Lord”. What I desire to do is wake up with words of praise for another day. The words in Col 3:16 come to mind… they actually sing in...

Praise

Sometimes, you only need to sing in praise.  Read the words, then listen watch the video below.   Joyful, joyful, we adore Thee,God of glory, Lord of love;Hearts unfold like flow’rs before Thee,Op’ning to the sun above.Melt the clouds of sin and sadness;Drive the dark...

Restoration

20th Sunday After PentecostGod is a God of restoration. He restores my soul for His namesake. He is in thebusiness of making all things new. We were a broken-down old house, but we are now amillion-dollar restoration. Jesus came to restore us back to a relationship...

Memories

This last Sunday, I had the chance to go back to the church I attended as a teenager for aYouth group reunion. For the first time in over 30 years, we were together again worshiping. Theimmensity of the moment hit me as we sang the first hymn.This was the place where...

When it’s time to say farewell…

My pastor’s last week of service at our church was last Sunday. She has been called to be an assistant to our new Bishop and serve as the Evangelism and Missions co-ordinator. I am excited for her as I don’t believe they could have picked a better person for the...