#2: The question of Grace and Mercy

This is the ongoing follow-up to questions asked in “Everything You Always Wanted to Know About the Bible but Were Afraid to Ask” –held last Saturday. Breaking news: There will be another “Everything You Always Wanted to Know…” held on Saturday April 25, 2009. Put it on your calendar–and maybe start praying about a friend…

Nothin’ like a little guitar in the morning…

At KINDLE. So many great things about that, but one is that we worship morning (7:30), noon (11:45) and night (9:00). The chapel in which we lift our hearts to Jesus is a beautiful, beautiful space with unbelievable acoustics. This morning we sang “Amazing Grace…My Chains Are Gone”. Oh, did we sing it. I was…

Short Course: Bible BIGS

Announcing the Fall Short Course: Bible BIGS! Here’s the information: Bible BIGS is an Adult Bible Study class that meets for four Tuesdays, starting October 7 (7pm-8:30pm) We’ll be looking at some BIG Bible words (Grace, Righteousness, Justice and Sanctification) and finding out what in the world they really mean for us today Great conversation…all…

A Sign From God

Staff meetings at First Trinity are on Tuesday mornings at 11:15. Someone does devotions (today from Yancey’s book “What’s So Amazing About Grace”), we study the Bible (today: Exodus 17), we each get a chance to share what’s going on in our area of ministry, we do some congregation “people updates” (sicknesses, celebrations, concerns, etc.),…

I wonder about “wonder”…

It’s fun to hear that participants in the class are reflecting on what we talk about after the class ends each Monday! One Four Great Psalms participant, Jaime Christ, sent me this quote on wonder: “Only an admission of ignorance can open us to fresh knowing. Wonder is the experience of that admission: wonder is…