Personal Worship

Songs for Easter (1 & 2)

Songs for Easter (1 & 2)

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. Happy Easter everyone! Much has changed since we’ve posted these playlists, but the Savior is very much alive and working for his glory and our good! I still love the songs (all 25 of them) and this time of year. We will leave you with these words: “But the angel said, “Don’t be alarmed. You are looking for Jesus…

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A Room for You (yes, YOU!)

A Room for You (yes, YOU!)

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Both Paul and I grew up in homes that doubled as a Bed and Breakfast for any preacher, ministry team, missionaries and, of course, family, that happened to be in the area. I have vivid memories of sleeping on the floor in my parent’s bedroom while strangers took over my room and the hall bathroom. At the time I thought…

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Songs for the Guilty (1 & 2)

Songs for the Guilty (1 & 2)

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Originally published in 2012 (can you believe that?) Songs for the Guilty 1 & 2 playlists. Playlist 1 Hope you are having a good week! And though you may not be struggling with guilt today, these songs can be a wonderful reminder of our standing in Christ. You can see how I feel about the first song on the playlist…

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Is God Disappointed when He Looks at Me? (Tackling Guilt: Part II)

Is God Disappointed when He Looks at Me? (Tackling Guilt: Part II)

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If you had asked my thirteen year old self the question, “How do you think God feels about you?” my answer probably would have been something like, “ummmm…. vaguely disappointed?” Misunderstood God + Legalistic View of Sin = Massive Amounts of Guilt As a young man, my father’s relationship with God was deeply impacted by an awareness of His holiness….

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Christmas: What’s the Big Deal, Anyway?

Christmas: What’s the Big Deal, Anyway?

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The Christmas season has arrived, and having read many blogposts about how good parents do special things for the advent season, I decided to try and do something with the boys. Not wanting to get ridiculous, I gently steered Liz away from all her talk of daily advent craft projects, daily candle lighting or advent calendars complete with candy and ornaments…

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