Monthly Archive: December 2017

Prayer & Praise 17

Prayer & Praise

Almighty God, you have poured upon us the new light of your incarnate Word: Grant that this light, enkindled in our hearts, may shine forth in our lives; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who...

The Weekend Word 3

The Weekend Word

Revelation 1:12-20 12 Then I turned to see the voice that was speaking to me, and on turning I saw seven golden lampstands, Note the strange language – turning to see the voice? How do...

Jean’s Gospel: Psalm 23 3

Jean’s Gospel: Psalm 23

Psalm 23: For You Are With Me! Written entirely in the first person singular form, Psalm 23 is a deeply personal psalm. Just as the Good Shepherd leaves the 99 in search of the one lost...

Linkathon! 12

Linkathon!

Suffering and the heart of God… Glorified occupations… Josh Harris gives a TED talk on what he got wrong in his dating book… A Christian Prince and a Netflix faux pas… Touching Death: The...

Mercy: Duane Arnold, PhD

Mercy: Duane Arnold, PhD

MERCY Some time ago, I wrote a brief column considering the Augustinian hermeneutic of love.  That is, the real question to ask in viewing any scriptural text is, “How does this relate to my...

Jean’s Gospel: Psalm 98: Joy to the World! 5

Jean’s Gospel: Psalm 98: Joy to the World!

Psalm 98: Joy to the World! “Joy to the world, the Lord is come! Let earth receive her King; Let every heart prepare Him room And heaven and nature sing.” – Isaac Watts Psalm 98 is...

The Weekend Word: Revelation 1:7-11 21

The Weekend Word: Revelation 1:7-11

Revelation 1:7-11 7 Behold, he is coming with the clouds, and every eye will see him, even those who pierced him, and all tribes of the earth will wail on account of him. Even so....