2014-02

Therefore, as you received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him, rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving. (Col 2:6-7 ESV) I find it both easy and challenging working in a church where I grow up. I do experience difficult moments. Thank … » Read the Rest…


Everyone prays. There is so much suffering in this world – anxieties, worries, sicknesses, fears. There are also times of unexpected moments that cause people to be thankful – the joy of being loved, an experience that brought laughs and smiles. People will pray – the tough ones, angry ones, cynics, little children, grandpas, foolish … » Read the Rest…


Echoing the words of Jesus’ disciples, I am sure many of us struggle with knowing how to pray, let alone having a regular prayer life. And the Lord graciously taught them (and us) how to pray. The Lord’s Prayer has become our model, and like some of us, I have prayed this so many times, … » Read the Rest…


As we study the epistle of 2 Corinthians over the next few months, and keep our eyes on the writer, Paul, the bond servant of Jesus Christ, we will sometimes find that he was on the pinnacle of joy, and at other times in the valley of despair. And for a good half of this … » Read the Rest…