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The meditations of my heart

I am currently in the process of writing a paper on "a theology of worship." Note: a theology, not the. Thank goodness. At the same time, I have also been working on a lecture to be presented to our school faculty about the musical choices we make for our school chapel.  During…

As the Lord had commanded

This morning I have been reading through the end of the book of Exodus. The end of the book concludes with all the instructions for the building of the tabernacle, the garments the priests are to wear and how they will approach and conduct themselves within the place of worship.…

Psalm 151

O Thou my God, all peoples praise Thee and assure Thee of Thy loftiness. But even if I do, or not, what can it signify to Thee? Who am I, to believe that my prayer is necessary? When I say ‘God,’ I know that I mean by this the Sole,…

Joy has dawned

Joy has dawned upon the world Promised from creation God's salvation now unfurled Hope for every nation Not with fanfares from above Not with scenes of glory But a humble gift of love Jesus born of Mary Sounds of wonder fill the sky With the songs of angels As the…

Worthy are You to receive Glory

After this I looked, and behold, a door standing open in heaven! And the first voice, which I had heard speaking to me like a trumpet, said, "Come up here, and I will show you what must take place after this." At once I was in the Spirit, and behold,…

Church s/hopping...

Yes I'm back!!! My apologies for my terribly too long leave of absence. My life in between posts has involved two moves across the country, starting a new job, having a husband start seminary and a variety of other natural and unnatural disasters. The most life changing one of these…