Friday, June 5


Worshiping in a Time of Pandemic

Uncategorized It has been years since I've had the chance to worship on Sunday morning in a sanctuary. but in this time of pandemic, I can now go to church again! I didn't want to include the link to the service here, but I thought this video of the Stations of the Cross might give you an idea of what kind of experience being there would be. It was quiet and rather simple, but one of the most reverent worship services I've ever attended. Thank You, God! Please bless them, and thank You for touching my heart through them.

Beauty for Ashes

“The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is on me, because the Lord has anointed me to preach good news to the poor. He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives, and release from darkness for the prisoners, to proclaim the year of the Lord's favor and the day of vengeance of our God, to comfort all who mourn, and provide for those who grieve in Zion - to bestow on them a crown of beauty instead of ashes, the oil of gladness instead of mourning, and a garment of praise instead of a spirit of despair. They will be called oaks of righteousness, a planting of the Lord for the display of his splendor." Is. 61:1-3 This has always been one of my favorite Scripture passages. The first part talks about the call I heard from God when ...