Category: Worship

Presence not Presents

By Shenay Shumake I was five years old when I fell in love with Christmas.  It was the first time I can recall ever watching A Charlie Brown Christmas.  I sat cross legged in my living room, cotton flannel nightgown…

Isn’t He Beautiful?

“Isn’t He beautiful, beautiful, Isn’t He? Prince of peace, Son of God, isn’t He…” so the praise hymn goes, and so goes my heart and spirit caught in thrall with my Lord and Savior, Jesus the Christ. And yet, I…

My Prince Has Come

She laughs with him, they dance. They twirl and her gown flows wide. The glass slippers are elegant and perfect. The ballroom is crowded, but they are alone. He sees her deeply.  She longs to see him that way too.…

In God We Trust

Our hearts and prayers are with all those grieving in Newtown, Connecticut and its supporting communities during this unspeakable tragedy. “This I recall to my mind, Therefore I have hope. The Lord’s lovingkindnesses indeed never cease, For His compassions never…