Advent has traditionally been a time of joyous anticipation for me. It really is my kind of celebration, you know you are getting a present, and you know what it is, and when you get to open it! I am not patient, and consequently I have never really engaged in the suspense of Advent. The… Read More Reflections on the Invitation of Advent – Week One
Men and women, bearers of the Imago Dei, have five main senses. Senses which are heightened in times of joy and pain, compensate for each other in loss, and allow us to experience the depths and heights of human existence. A view of a majestic mountain, tranquil beach or dazzling skyline can take our breath away in… Read More A Feast for the Soul
“I have belonged to, grown in and loved many different expressions of this wondrous Bride of Christ. I have been blessed by the richness that has afforded me in my walk with the Lord, the ability to worship him in many styles has kept me alive in some of the deepest valleys of life. But, in my reflecting over these past years, I have found myself distressed by one commonality across all streams; that we, the body of Christ, seem to be unable to love the way WE do things without denigrating other preferences. We default to the position that the way WE express our adoration to our King, is THE way, THE best, THE most Godly, THE most theologically correct.”… Read More A Symphony of Worship.