Sunday morning’s baptism had to be one of the sweetest I’ve ever witnessed. Continue reading “pressed down, shaken together, running over…”
It is an absolutely beautiful Sunday morning here in Wake Forest. The sun is shining, the snow is glistening white, and the temperature (14-degrees when I walked the dog) is a bracing 18! The neighborhood has turned into one solid sheet of ice, topped with a couple of inches of powdery snow. Continue reading a post to make you smile on this snowy Sunday…
I’m always reluctant to employ hyperbolic language (no, seriously, I really am…), but I have no alternative than to use words such as “unprecedented,” “overwhelming,” and “epic” to describe the number of views garnered by this blog over the past few days! This is the first time ever I’ve seen three consecutive posts register more than 1,000 hits. “What if all those people bought your … Continue reading Light, life, love, & healing
As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received. Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace. There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called to one hope when … Continue reading from the heart of Jesus: hope and good news
It’s Palm Sunday! I’m back home! I’ll share guest blogger Rebekah Maul’s Lenten devotion for today. Peace – DEREK “Hosanna!” “Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord!” “Blessed is the coming kingdom of our father David! “Hosanna in the highest heaven!” Jesus entered Jerusalem and went into the temple courts. He looked around at everything, but since it was already late, he went … Continue reading Hosanna in the highest heaven!
Today I’m running Rebekah’s latest WFPC Lenten devotional. If you’d like to receive her Lenten meditations every day, contact me through http://www.derekmaul.com and shoot me your email address. Peace and blessings – DEREK “Where two or more are gathered in my name, I am in the midst of them.” (Matthew 18:20) We were a covenant group, with a total of 10 plus myself. I had … Continue reading Another Day of the Same Journey through Lent (guest blogger – Rev Rebekah Maul)