daily…encouragement…

What am I most hungry for these days...? Encouragement... encourage... 1a: to inspire with courage, spirit, or hope: hearten b: to attempt to persuade: urge 2: to spur on: stimulate 3: to give help or patronage to: foster --Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary (11th Ed.) To be emboldened... on the way He calls... To continue... on the path He has for me... To know...… Continue reading daily…encouragement…

a new year… a new spiritual discipline…

The pastor challenged us this morning...this first day of the year in worship...to begin a new discipline...to draw closer to God...Already... before the pastor challenged...God had called me... to something new...(maybe not new to you... but new to me...)a spiritual discipline inspired by a chosen devotional for the year...A Charles Spurgeon devotional... an updated edition...Look… Continue reading a new year… a new spiritual discipline…

lessons… from advent… part 2…

It started yesterday...the explaining of the one big Advent lesson...and continues today...Advent is a state of heart...The songs of Behold the Lamb of God...specifically... A Labor of Love...and the personal practice of daily communion...brought me to this understanding of Advent...The kind we do at Christmas...just four-ish weeks out of the year...preparing for a thing already… Continue reading lessons… from advent… part 2…