Thankfulness

Recounting God’s gifts

The Thanksgiving holiday fast approaches here in the United States. Thanksgiving recipes abound, turkeys are running for cover, and plans are being made in earnest for that fourth Thursday of November. I love the trend of the past few years of posting one thing to be thankful for each day in November, as it puts… Continue reading Recounting God’s gifts

Christian community

Edify: Building a Strong Generation

This article is part of the series “Raising GenNext.” You can read the previous post by clicking here. Edify comes from the Greek "oikodomḗ" meaning 'the act of building.' We often use this word as a reference to spiritual encouragement. Edification is more than perfunctory praise; it is the endeavor to construct something strong. To date, we have covered the first… Continue reading Edify: Building a Strong Generation

Christian Living · Thankfulness

Day 19: My Country

I am thankful to live in the United States of America. For all its faults and foibles, it's still a pretty good place to live...

Christian Living · Faithfulness · Thankfulness

Day 18: Music

Music... will help dissolve your perplexities and purify your character and sensibilities, and in time of care and sorrow, will keep a fountain of joy alive in you. ~ Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Faithfulness · Trust

Building Trust Through Praise

In all your ways acknowledge Him [God], and He will direct your paths. Proverbs 3:5-6