Monthly Archives: February 2013

A cross shaped future

The cross is before our eyes during the Season of Lent. We repeat the refrain from Hebrews 12: “Let us fix our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy set before him endured … Continue reading

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Like a mother hen…

Like a hen sitting on her roost watching her chicks, Jesus longs to jump into the dust, the grime, and the danger to gather his people to him for protection. (Luke 13:31-35) The hen watches those chicks with protective eyes. … Continue reading

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Most important/influential verses in the Bible?

A friend of mine visits people in prison in order to share Jesus with them. He gives out many Bibles to inmates so that they can read the Word of God during the week. Key Bible passages get highlighted before … Continue reading

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Presidents’ Day = Prayer Day!

Half the country wishes you were someone else. They question every move you make, and pay attention to things like how many times you play golf in the course of the year, how many trips your family takes, and if … Continue reading

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Needs vs. Wants

The Men of Messiah (from Messiah Lutheran Church in Lynnfield, MA) went into Boston this morning to give out some small care packages to people living on the streets or in shelters. We stuffed Ziploc bags with socks, water, food, … Continue reading

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Saving Valentines

Dave Ramsey is teaching me to live like no one else so later I can GIVE like no one else…that means Valentine’s Day comes on the 15th for my family! That’s right, one day late, but RIGHT ON TIME! Why? … Continue reading

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Giving up on Giving Up something for Lent?

Does giving up chocolate seem silly to you? Does the fear of giving up your daily caffeine fix put you into cold sweats? Does disconnecting from the internet for 40 days sound crazy? Maybe a positive self-discipline is for you! … Continue reading

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