Resting in the Passion of Rabbi Jesus

The disciple that Jesus loved was reclining next to Jesus… He leaned back on Jesus’ breast. (John 13:23, 25) I heard a minister on television this past week speak about passion.  He suggested that many Christians are not succeeding in…

Saint Patrick ~ the man amid the myths

There’s a great deal of myth and legend about St. Patrick, but the real story of his life is a good one, so we offer this compilation of information about a real man who was used of the Lord significantly…

In Heavenly Love Abiding

To abide: Old English word signifying progressively to “await”, “remain”, “lodge”, “sojourn”, “dwell”, “continue”, “endure”. One of the first hymns I ever sang as a soloist (a lifetime ago) was, “In Heavenly Love Abiding”: In heavenly love abiding no change…

“The Spirit of the Lord…”

The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me, Because the Lord has anointed me To bring good news to the afflicted; He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, To proclaim liberty to captives And freedom to prisoners; To proclaim the favorable year of the Lord…