Good Friday can be an emotional experience. Last night when Pastor stripped the altar to complete the Maudy Thursday Service it was an emotional experience. A moment that made us pause and think. The hubby and I were able to go just the two of us last night because my beautiful sister in law … Continue reading Balm to heal the Wounded Heart
Lutheran Service Book #611 This hymn writer didn't waste any time getting to the heart of it ALL. The writer puts it so simply yet it is so hard for me to wrap my head around. When we get a glimpse at the depth of our sin we get a glimpse at how big the … Continue reading Chief of Sinners
All through bible study my two year old scream sang.Cartoons, Home, Phone. Cartoons, Home, Phone. His voice would quiet, almost to the point of sleeping but would pop his head off my shoulder as soon as he realized sleep could be in his near future. I could not get him to settle down. I … Continue reading Wrestling in Church
The more I dive into these hymns the more I want to recommend them as a devotional resource and that is exactly what I'm going to do today. I would encourage you to go pick up a hymnal. In particular the Lutheran Service Book from Concordia publishing house. I say that because I love … Continue reading Come to Calvary’s Holy Mountain
Standing at my kitchen sink thinking of the twenty tasks I'd love to accomplish for the day one of my kiddos sneaks up behind me. 'I'm sorry Mama'. Half because I think I have to much going on to dig deep into my child's heart and half because I don't want to acknowledge that they … Continue reading Is it okay?