Prayer–Maya Angelou Father, Mother, God, Thank you for your presence during the hard and mean days. For then we have you to lean upon. Thank you for your presence during the bright and sunny days, for then we can share that which we have with those who have less. And thank you for your presence […]
Both pictures are of a Sunset on Green Bay in Egg Harbor WI.
Captured over Brentwood, TN on 13 March, 2012.
Each month, the staff of The Contributor publishes a newspaper. Each month, the homeless men and women of Nashville write much of the content and act as the sales force for this growing publication. The Contributor is a “street newspaper” sold by the homeless throughout the city. Each vendor of the paper sells copies on […]
Tim Rasmussen, senior director of production for The Worship Network, shares his memories of that tragic day and the Worship team’s response. As last week’s 9/11 commemorations were happening, like everyone I was reflecting on where I was that terrible day. My experience was a uniquely “Worship” one. We had just begun the second day […]
This summer, churches around the country have tilled the ground, purchased seeds and lovingly tended the plants and watched the vegetables grow. But some of these volunteers won’t eat a bite of the produce–they’re giving much of it away! Redeemer Covenant Church near Grand Rapids, Michigan is one of them. Church members worked together to […]
This month’s scripture is Jeremiah 29:11-13: “I will bless you with a future filled with hope–a future of success, not of suffering. You will turn back to me and ask for help, and I will answer your prayers. You will worship me with all your heart, and I will be with you…..” (CEV) Sometimes people […]
This month our scripture is Isaiah 55:8-9: “For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,” declares the Lord. “As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts.” These verses come from a much longer passage emphasizing trust […]
The Navigators, a Christian organization with ministries serving college campuses, military bases, downtown offices, urban neighborhoods, prisons, and youth camps, has created a thirty-day prayer guide based on the names and attributes of God. Each day highlights a different name or characteristic along with prayer suggestions and scripture references. Here’s week one; click here to […]