Mary’s Song |Zechariah’s Song- The Life Project

Mary’s Song Posted by Don Merritt on December 21, 2016 Posted in: Christian Life. And Mary said: “My soul glorifies the Lord      and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior,  for he has been mindful     of the humble state of his servant. From now on all generations will call me blessed,     for the Mighty One [...]

Father Abraham: The Ultimate Test | The Life Project

Father Abraham: The Ultimate Test | The Life Project Quote | Posted on December 17, 2016 by brcelano Father Abraham: The Ultimate Test Followed from The Father Abraham Story by Don Merritt Posted by Don Merritt on December 15, 2016 Posted in: Christian Life. Genesis 22:1-19 Everyone knows this story, and I’m sure you don’t need me [...]

Salt and Light | The Life Project

  Salt and Light Posted by Don Merritt on October 23, 2016 “You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? It is no longer good for anything, except to be thrown out and trampled underfoot. “You are the light of the world. A [...]

Spiritual Observation – Rick Christensen

Spiritual Observation Sept 30th by Rick Christensen How are we going to look at life today? “The fullness of joy is to behold God in everything.” – Julian of Norwich If we are experiencing a challenging time can we be joyful that God is with us? That has been a challenge for me and one I [...]

Stand Up | The Life Project

It is popular in our day and age to stand up for what you believe.  People stand up for all kinds of things from animal rights to going green, from progressive social causes to free speech… In all of this standing up for things and causes, who is standing up for Jesus Christ? There seem [...]

Hanging On -Peter and John & the crippled begger

This Gospel is from the Readings from Thursday of Easter Week in the RCL “While the beggar held on to Peter and John, all the people were astonished and came running to them in the place called Solomon’s colonnade.” Acts 3: 11 God continues to guide me to mediate on healing and faith. I love [...]

Going Where The Need Is « discoveringandsharinggrace

  After writing my post this morning and reading the wonderful comments, God and I have been talking about abuse and how quiet the community of faith is on this violence. How quiet I am. I am so proud of a young woman in my church who delivered one of the most beautiful and powerful [...]