Today I’m off to London for the Relational Mission Courage Conference, if you’re also there come and say hello.
As you sing through a hymn you are often introduced to, or reminded of, truths that were not in your consciousness as you began to sing. I find this so helpful. My rather narrow, predictable pattern of thought is enlarged, stimulated and provided with fresh motivation for worship, praise and devotion. More thoughts of Christ, his beauty, steadfastness, love, sacrifice, triumph, eternal reign are opened up to me. I’m reminded of his tender mercies, kindness, faithfulness, and extraordinary patience, inviting me to renewed devotion.
Every parent has encountered times where obedience has been anything but joyful, right?
The always interesting Tyler Cowen has been visiting Ethiopia where amongst other thing Pontius Pilate is seen as a saint.
Once again the Nordic nations lead the way, but calling them sailing ships is a little misleading.
These are just amazing.