A Theologian of the Cross

If anyone’s will is to do God’s will, he will know whether the teaching is from God or whether I am speaking on my own authority. The one who speaks on his own authority seeks his own glory; but the one who seeks the glory of him who sent him is true, and in him there...

A Prayer for the Unengaged

Our Father, you are in heaven yet you see and oversee everything on earth. From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe and the Bahamas to Yemen your common grace this dawn is allowing the light and warmth of the sun to rise on some 1,200 people groups who are still dwelling in...

The Greatest Wonder of the World

A Prayer of Praise You alone are exalted higher than the sky. The greatest people and the greatest nations are like drops in a bucket that is carried along by you and you alone. The Milky Way galaxy has 100 billion stars, and there are 10 trillion galaxies of equal...

New Life: A Prayer of Praise

You are worthy, O Lord, of infinite praise; None is greater or higher; just are your ways. Snowy yards give rise to a flowery spring; Skies of gray shift to blue as the robins sing. Fields of brown change into landscapes of green. Help us long for you and acclaim you,...

Your Word Is Alive (Hebrews 4:12)

We’re grateful, Father, That we can trust you. Your word, once spoken Is faithful; it’s true. It’s unshakable; Every promise “Yes”; A firm foundation Upon which we rest. As we face trials And mirrors of shame, Faith in the gospel We strive to maintain… For our...

Leader and Savior

A Prayer: LEADER AND SAVIOR (Acts 5:31) God exalted him at his right hand as Leader and Savior. (Acts 5:31) Highly exalted are you, O Lord, Seated enthroned at your Father’s side. Adorned with power, crown, and sword, Our hope rests in you––Leader and Guide. Though...

The Righteous One, Our Refuge

The Righteous One, Our Refuge (Psalm 34)––A Prayer Your eyes, O Lord, are toward the righteous–– Those who find refuge in the Righteous One. You, O Lord, are worthy of praise; All our days we want to join Christ–– Humbled, magnifying your greatness. We exalt your...

Mercies at Dawn

“The steadfast love of the LORD never ceases; his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness. ‘The LORD is my portion,’ says my soul, ‘therefore I will hope in him'” (Lam 3:22–24). From the first...