Lenten Devotionals: Local Pilgrim

Due to copyright restrictions, we are not allowed to publish our Lenten devotionals on our website or social media. If you are not receiving our Lenten Devotionals (“Local Pilgrim”) and…

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The Challenge of Lent

“But you, when you fast, anoint your head and wash your face, so that you do not appear to men to be fasting, but to your Father who is in the secret place;…

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Jesus Supports His Claim

The book of John is recommended reading for the Alpha Course, in which I participated in different capacities. John did not write Jesus’ life story, instead he provided to us…

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Why Go To Church?

“Let us not give up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but let us encourage one another – and all the more as you see the…

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Restoration

From our lectionary readings for the first upcoming Sunday in Advent, the Prophet Isaiah writes: “O that you would tear open the heavens and come down, so that the mountains…

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Focus on the Good Stuff

Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable – if anything is excellent or praiseworthy –…

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Life Is Momentary

First, a short meditation.  Please spend a little time and let the words work their magic. “Life is the space between two breaths.”  Jaya Gautam “One day, one lifetime” Japanese…

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All Saints’ Day

What image pops into your mind when you hear the word ‘saint’? A person whose life had religious significance, perhaps. Or maybe a person whose acts contributed so greatly to…

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Made in His Image

Then the Pharisees went and plotted to entrap him in what he said. So they sent their disciples to him, along with the Herodians, saying, “Teacher, we know that you…

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