Prelude to a Song of Worship

I read this prayer in the book Prayers for Life, published by Publications International, Ltd., which can be found here. It is a lovely book with beautiful artwork, scripture, and prayers for a variety of occasions.  It would make a lovely gift, in fact, I liked it so much that  I recently purchased a copy for … Continue reading Prelude to a Song of Worship

Sufficient Grace 2 Corinthians 12:9

Grace: The free, unmerited, undeserved favor given by God. The love and mercy given to us by God, not because of anything that we have done to earn it but because He desires for us to have it. It is the gift of salvation and favor.  Rest in the assurance that it is sufficient (enough, ample, … Continue reading Sufficient Grace 2 Corinthians 12:9

Yom Kippur – A Christian Perspective

Yom Kippur, Day of Atonement, (the Sabbath of Sabbaths) begins at sunset today, ending tomorrow at sunset. This day ends the High Holy Days of the Jewish faith (also known as the “Days of Awe”) which began with Rosh Hashanah (this year at sunset on September 20th).  Judaism teaches that God inscribes each person’s fate … Continue reading Yom Kippur – A Christian Perspective