Too many people are hurting today, Lord. Comfort them and send help. If it is I you want, then send me. May I be a blessing to someone today, not for my glory but for yours and for the sake of someone who is in need.
I earned my undergraduate degree at a small liberal arts Christian college in the northeast. There is a line in the Alma Mater that says, “Her fruit trees loaded down.” My friends and I were never able to sing this with a straight face. Most of us sang it in the singular, as the only […]
I really hate this song. And what, you may ask, is wrong with it? This song embodies the self-centered way in which we have come to worship. The word “I” appears 27 times in the lyrics, not counting repeats of the chorus. The song is also repetitive, dull, and selfish. The phrase “You are mine” […]
Last week, my husband and I watched The Voyage of the Dawn Treader. If you are a fan of C. S. Lewis’ Chronicles of Narnia, my suggestion is that you simply not bother with this movie. Not only is it a poor rendition of the book, it’s not even a particularly good movie in general. […]
I have often wondered what happened to making and keeping the commitments we make. I understand that these days, it can be hard to balance all the things we have going on. Yet it sometimes seems as though making empty promises has become almost trendy. Part of the problem may be that there are impossible […]