Masterpieces from Rubbish – Inspiration from the High Calling

Masterpieces from Rubbish Psalm 118:1-29 The stone that the builders rejected has now become the cornerstone. Psalm 118:22 My friend Robert is an unusual artist. He makes masterpieces out of rubbish. Literally. I first got to know Robert at Laity Lodge, where he was one of our artists-in-residence. As soon as he arrived, he headed [Read More…]

Today’s Daily Reflection: God Helps Us to Remember

God Helps Us to Remember Psalm 111:1-10 He causes us to remember his wonderful works. How gracious and merciful is our LORD! Psalm 111:4 When I actually take time to think about God’s grace in my life, when I actually remember the ways he has saved, healed, and transformed me, then gratitude flows quite easily. [Read More…]

Are You Satisfied? Really? Inspiration from The High Calling

Are You Satisfied? Really? Psalm 90:1-17 Satisfy us each morning with your unfailing love, so we may sing for joy to the end of our lives. Psalm 90:14 If you’re like the average American, you are less satisfied today than you were a few years ago. In a Gallup poll taken earlier this year, people [Read More…]

Drinking Tears by the Bucketful: Sunday Inspiration from the High Calling

Drinking Tears by the Bucketful Psalm 80:1-19 You have fed us with sorrow and made us drink tears by the bucketful. Psalm 80:5 Scripture regularly associates God with joy, exuberant joy. The Psalms calls us to sing with joy to the Lord (for example, Ps 67:4). The Apostle Paul urges us to be “full of [Read More…]