Overflowing with spit and vinegar, the Psalmist lists all the things that could have made him afraid but didn't faze him in the least.
This is no small challenge.
What I pray for when I'm distraught, terrified, enraged, or overwhelmed is not what I pray for when I'm peaceful, content, hopeful, and safe.
Kenneth L. Samuel
Our places of worship are places where God's mercy meets the madness of our lives.
What would life be like if we lived beyond and without blame?
Emily C. Heath
In the 1960's a band put the words of Ecclesiastes to music, and the world came to know them not so much as Scripture, but as song.
These promises are truly stirring.
Often we mistake sin for its disguises in right and wrong behavior.
"Would you like to receive ashes today?" We asked one person after another.
Your mind may be filled with lists of things to do or problems to solve. Your heart may be brimming with new life or breaking with sorrow. But how is it with your soul?