This entry is part 144 of 158 in the series Prayers from the Psalms I believe Lord that your purpose for me is greater than the problems facing me. Though you reign on high, you care for those down low–like me. Even from the pit I can see your plan unfolding. Your kingdom come. Your [...]
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I’ve read a lot of articles and heard a lot of reports in the past few weeks about the holiday blues. This time of year is a tough time for many. In that light, I want to point us this morning to a blues song.
I’d like to start with two questions. First, how many of you have a “black sheep” in the family, a misfit in the family, a crazy uncle or a wild brother or a weird sister or an unusual grandparent? Second, how many of you talked about that black sheep recently at a meal? In the [...]
This entry is part 78 of 158 in the series Prayers from the Psalms The land lies devastated, Lord. The bodies lie unburied, food for birds and beasts. How long, O Lord, must we endure this? Bring an end to our pain and to the powers that caused it. Let your compassion come speedily. Be [...]