Maundy Thursday: Loving One Another (Seder Meal +Footwashing)

Today the church honors Maundy Thursday.  The word maundy is from the Latin word for command. And this is a time when we focus on Jesus’ command to “love one another as I have loved you,” by sharing a meal together and washing each others’ feet as modeled by Jesus in John 13.  Many churchesContinue reading “Maundy Thursday: Loving One Another (Seder Meal +Footwashing)”

Epiphany Comfort: Commissioning + Blessing

“Trust in the Lord, and do good.” -Psalm 37:3 The season of Lent is nearly upon us. This is the stretch of time in the liturgical year when we prepare for Easter. The 40 days of Lent hold the echos of Jesus’ 40 days in the wilderness. And so often we use the coming weeksContinue reading “Epiphany Comfort: Commissioning + Blessing”

Comfort for Fall: Bless the Lord (Psalm 104)

Scroll to the bottom for a link to listen to this post on our Some Comfort and Joy podcast! “Bless the Lord, O my soul. O Lord my God, you are very great.” -Psalm 104:1 What does it mean for my soul to bless the Lord? Many of us are familiar with the idea of giving allContinue reading “Comfort for Fall: Bless the Lord (Psalm 104)”

Maundy Thursday: Loving One Another (Seder Meal +Footwashing)

Today the church honors Maundy Thursday.  The word “maundy” is from the Latin word for command. And this is a time when we focus on Jesus’ command to “love one another as I have loved you,” by sharing a meal together and washing each others’ feet as modeled by Jesus in John 13.  Tonight, considerContinue reading “Maundy Thursday: Loving One Another (Seder Meal +Footwashing)”