Preparing To Rejoice In Him // May 13, 2018

PREPARE YOUR HEART FOR WORSHIP ON MAY 13, 2018   REFLECTION “Our wisdom, in so far as it ought to be deemed true and solid Wisdom, consists almost entirely of two parts: the knowledge of God and of ourselves.” – John Calvin, Institutes of the Christian Religion    “There is a great market for religious…

Preparing To Rejoice In Him // April 29, 2018

PREPARE YOUR HEART FOR WORSHIP ON APRIL 29, 2018   REFLECTION “Christianity preaches the infinite worth of that which is seemingly worthless and the infinite worthlessness of that which is seemingly so valued.” ~Dietrich Bonhoeffer   There is no wisdom save in truth. Truth is everlasting, but our ideas about truth are changeable. Only a little…

Preparing To Rejoice In Him // April 15, 2018

PREPARE YOUR HEART FOR WORSHIP ON APRIL 15, 2018   REFLECTION “God’s greeting and welcome is a gracious way of reminding us of our utter dependence, cutting against the grain of myths of self-sufficiency that we’ve been immersed in all week long. This dependence and lack of self-sufficiency is then affirmed horizontally, as it were,…

Preparing To Rejoice In Him // April 8, 2018

PREPARE YOUR HEART FOR WORSHIP ON APRIL 8, 2018   REFLECTION “The ability to give to another without resentment and in turn receive from that other without embarrassment is what intimacy is all about.” ~Francine Klagsburn   GOD CALLS US TO WORSHIP :: Isaiah 12:1-2 (ESV) The LORD Is My Strength and My Song [1] You will say in…

Preparing To Rejoice In Him // April 1, 2018

PREPARE YOUR HEART FOR WORSHIP ON APRIL 1, 2018 I hope you are all anticipating the celebration of our Lord’s resurrection this coming Lord’s Day. Allow your mind to wander into the complexities of God’s grace and feel your heart delight in him and worship him. Rejoice! God chose to save sinners and that alone…