Most readers of my blog know I pastor a small church in Palmyra, I’ve been here 19 years and it blows my mind.
In this Rom 8:22-27 Paul sets the nature of our salvation, and reception of the Holy Spirit, against the backdrop of all history. It’s pretty cool.
Have you seen pastoral posts guilting people back to in person worship? They may emerge from some of these starting points.
There’s a reason the fruit of the Holy Spirit is “love, joy, peace, patience kindness, generosity, faithfulness, gentleness, and self control.” And not “strength, power, influence, might, and security.”
With all the sabre rattling coming from Russia lately, a number of Gen-Xers have found that we’re reliving parts of our childhood. Only now we’re doing it as adults. This has allowed us to stir from our jaded slumber and assure the generations which came after us, “Don’t worry, folks. We got this.”
On Wednesdays I project my brainwaves out into the world so it can join me in my mental whirlwind. These are random thoughts.