Learning to Worship

I used to be  someone who went to worship to “fill up” spiritually for the week ahead. I wanted to have something to carry with me; wisdom from the sermon, a particular hymn, a prayer, something to guide me. My focus, sadly, was on myself- what I got out of worship. I worshiped to receive. My […]

Playing Catch with God

“Lift up your hearts.” “We lift them up to the Lord.” “Let us give thanks to the Lord our God.” “It is right to give thanks and praise.” These are ancient words that many Christians share across denominations, traditions and time. The “official” title for this is Sursum corda and you can read a bit about […]