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Archive for the ‘worship’ Category

maundy thursday

March 20, 2008

tonight our church is gathering to celebrate the last supper, which Jesus had with his disciples before his arrest and crucifixion. if you’ve ever wondered what it is, here is an excerpt i found on-line… that evening they met in an upper room of a house in jerusalem to celebrate the passover. Jesus and the […]

reclaiming sabbath

March 9, 2008

one of the things i realized on my trip west to fuller, is that i don’t have much sabbath.  much time with just God in rest, reflection, silence or peace. i need to reclaim a sabbath!  i know how, but don’t know when.  margins in life get so filled that carving out space for God […]

modern day israelites

November 5, 2007

driving home from youth group worship last night, i was disappointed how many students from church didn’t show up. [yeah i know, it’s a common theme in my life]  it got me thinking overall about how in our churches and society we really don’t do anything anymore that we don’t want to do. we think […]

and students showed too!

October 7, 2007

tonight there was the first of hopefully many worship times for area high school students… …and it was awesome and God was definitely present! from my perspective, there was sincere worship going on, the band was authentic, God was there and for my ever increasing pessimism and frustration, THERE WERE BOATLOADS OF STUDENTS TOO! i […]