Monthly Archives: March 2014

Shedding Our Grave Clothes

God loves you just the way you are, but He refuses to leave you that way. —Max Lucado, in Just Like Jesus (1998) PRAYER: (From the Lectionary) “Almighty God, You alone can bring into order the unruly wills and affections … Continue reading

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Child of Light

“Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.” —Helen Keller PRAYER: (From the Lectionary) “Gracious Father, Whose blessed Son Jesus Christ came down from heaven to be the true bread which gives life to the world: … Continue reading

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God’s Love

“Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.” —Helen Keller PRAYER: (from the Lectionary) “Almighty God, You know that we have no power … Continue reading

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Where Is Our Help?

I was sure by now That You would have reached down And wiped our tears away, Stepped in and saved the day But once again, I say, Amen and it’s still raining As the thunder rolls I barely hear Your … Continue reading

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Beating Temptation

“He who prays as he ought, will endeavor to live as he prays.” —John Owen, English theologian and Administrator at Oxford University (1616-1683). PRAYER: (from the Lectionary) “Almighty God, whose blessed Son was led by the Spirit to be tempted … Continue reading

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