Published by : Thomas Bush

Encountering God in the Midst of Stress

Encountering God in the Midst of Stress The Old Testament priest was confronted daily with the impact of personal and moral failure as he oversaw the giving of offering to God for the wrong that was done. The animal sacrifices involved made the temple a bloody, messy place – just like the messy places in

Holy Week IV

Reminder: “Praying Through Holy Week” is our invitation to a lifestyle of prayer that prepares us for Easter.  During Holy Week Prayer Exercise 3, we followed Jesus through His prayer in the garden, arrest, trial, crucifixion and suffering, death, and burial. On Holy Saturday we wait, we invite you to imagine how it was to

Holy Week III

Reminder: “Praying Through Holy Week” is our invitation to a lifestyle of prayer that prepares us for Easter.  During Holy Week Prayer Exercise 2, we follow Jesus in expressing love toward others through a humble life. On Good Friday, our loving Savior fulfills His calling to love by going to the cross alone. Holy Week

Holy Week II

Reminder: “Praying Through Holy Week” is our invitation to a lifestyle of prayer that prepares us for Easter.  During Holy Week Prayer Exercise 1, we reflected on humility, the “freedom from arrogance recognizing all we have and are comes from God.”  During Holy Week Prayer Exercise 2, we follow Jesus in expressing love toward others

Holy Week Prayer I

Prayer was a very important part of Jesus’ experience during Holy Week. There are many meaningful ways to prepare our hearts for Easter. One way to walk with Jesus through Holy Week is to engage Him in prayer. This is the first of 4 prayer exercises to deepen our experience during Holy Week. “Praying Through