Where are the Shepherds?

I am reading a fascinating devotional book, While Shepherds Watch Their Flocks: Forty Daily Reflections on Biblical Leadership Haddon Robinson, former President of Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary says in the Forward to the book, that Professor Laniak applies what he has learned to the tasks of being a shepherd in the church and “raises our job … More Where are the Shepherds?

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Keeping the First Commandment – How to Build a World

Sunday Afternoon Musing “Thou shalt have no other gods before me.”    Exodus 20:3 “If we kept that commandment all the other commandments would be obeyed. If we secure this queenbee we are given the swarm. To put nothing ‘before’ God! What is left in the circle of obedience? God first, always and everywhere. Nothing … More Keeping the First Commandment – How to Build a World

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A Promise of Light

A Christmas Meditation The Bible opens with the magnificent words, “In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.”  Majestic. There is nothing but God and God creates all that is seen and unseen. Eventually, He creates “Friday’s Child”–man. Man walks with God in a garden and world designed for him by a loving … More A Promise of Light

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Broken by the Need for Prayer: Prayer is Rigorous. You Really Have to Pray

Tuesday is for Prayer [Updated for Winter 2021] We make the mistake sometimes of thinking that prayer is boring. That it is less important now that my eyes are heavy with sleep, or now with all “I have to get done.” We are fools.  Why is it our eyes get heavy precisely when we attempt … More Broken by the Need for Prayer: Prayer is Rigorous. You Really Have to Pray

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