A Whispered Psalm of Hope

Psalm 16 is called a "Mikhtam" of David and no one is sure what that means. “Mikhtam,” is also used before Psalms 56 - 60 and all six of these Psalms are cries for help that are written when the writer is in danger. You can't cry out loud so your protest is "Mikhtam" (covered); … Continue reading A Whispered Psalm of Hope

Why You Need Tragedy In Your Life

You learn things through suffering that you won't learn; you can't learn any other way. Consider the story of Joseph in Genesis (Gen 37-50). Why was it necessary for there to be so much suffering in Joseph's life? His father Jacob poisoned his own family by preferring his sons Joseph and Benjamin over his other … Continue reading Why You Need Tragedy In Your Life

A Wedding Sermon

Therefore, as God's chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. Bear with each other and forgive whatever grievances you may have against one another. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect unity. Let … Continue reading A Wedding Sermon