Tag: Children

Feb 16

Injustice, Day Four

I do not have a photo or lovely story today and I know the story that follows might not fall within the traditional definition of injustice because I do not think that the events are just or unjust but they do evoke the feeling that “this is not the way it is supposed to be.” …

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Oct 09

Waiting

In Psalm 25 the Psalmist is praying for deliverance from enemies. Verses 4&5 read “Make me to know your ways, O LORD; teach me your paths. Lead me in your truth, and teach me, for you are the God of my salvation; for you I wait all day long.”

For you I wait all day long! How many of us have waited for God for a day, a week, a year, a lifetime? I recently attended a seminar based on the book The Seven Spiritual Gifts of Waiting by Holly W. Whitcomb. It lists

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Jul 24

Pastor, I get so much more out of……

………the Childrens Sermon. Have you ever felt that way? Will Willamon, a United Methodist Bishop from Alabama, has a great blog this month about that very subject. I found the blog to be quite timely as I work on a childrens sermon for next month. Let me know what you think. by

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