Don’t eat pork. Go to temple. Build an ark. Which Old Testament commands are for us?

Have you ever seen the West Wing? If so, you’ll be in love with fictional President Jed Bartlett. He. Da. Man. I imagine that his dry wit, pristine hair and ability to converse about the nuances of the geo-political dynamics of the planet while striding confidently down corridors have a special place in your heart.… Read More Don’t eat pork. Go to temple. Build an ark. Which Old Testament commands are for us?

A prayer

God, we find it hard to watch our news today. We’re saddened. Confused. Angry. We don’t know how to respond. This is horrible. Why does this happen? Why does this happen here? Why does this happen anywhere? We don’t really know what you’re doing with this. We trust you but we’re struggling. This is horrible.… Read More A prayer

Praying post ONE: Living in the good of what God stirred in us on Sunday

“The one concern of the devil is to keep the saints from prayer. Our enemy fears nothing from prayerless studies, prayerless work, prayerless religion. He laughs at our toil, mocks our wisdom… but trembles when we pray. Prayer turns ordinary mortals into men and women of power. It brings fire. It brings rain. It brings… Read More Praying post ONE: Living in the good of what God stirred in us on Sunday