Entries tagged “liturgy”

This Is Your Vote October 27, 2020
Soap, Water, and Anxiousness October 20, 2020
You’re Already Wet October 19, 2020
Service Options October 13, 2020
You Did Good October 12, 2020
Deaden or Gladden September 28, 2020
Seeing Red September 28, 2020
Always Baking, Never Buttering September 24, 2020
An Important Idea-Shelf September 23, 2020
No Comparison September 15, 2020
Good News and New Goods September 14, 2020
Out of Enmity September 8, 2020
A Big As September 7, 2020
The Biggest Poser September 1, 2020
A Rusty Nail in the Foot Would Be Better August 31, 2020
An Hebdomadal Schedule August 25, 2020
Building Concerns August 24, 2020
Most Apoplectic August 18, 2020
Accusing the Brothers August 17, 2020
Get Blessed and Bold August 13, 2020
Premarital Beautification August 13, 2020
Not Losing Our Head August 4, 2020
Important Elections August 3, 2020
Communion Criticisms July 28, 2020
That We May Lead Faithful Lives July 27, 2020
To the Foot of the Cross July 22, 2020
Sinful Exhortations July 21, 2020
Look Around July 14, 2020
Praying for Common Grace July 13, 2020
The Sum July 10, 2020
FoBIG July 9, 2020
We’re Not Alone July 8, 2020
An Edenic Divide July 7, 2020
What He’s Prepared July 6, 2020
In the Presence of Our Enemies July 3, 2020
A Climate of Repentance July 2, 2020
He Is Still the Answer July 2, 2020
Masks Are Winning June 30, 2020
A Cosmic Ton of Truth June 29, 2020
Conspiracy Theories Like Pollen in the Windshield Crevices June 26, 2020
Who Rides Shotgun June 24, 2020
A Finger Down Their Throat June 23, 2020
How Many Doors June 20, 2020
Yet He Doth Sing June 19, 2020
The Fear of Man Takes a Knee June 19, 2020
The Wrong Sin June 18, 2020
Coronapocrisy and a Communion of Conquerors April 16, 2020
Confession Is Not Futile April 16, 2020
Seriously Bad April 10, 2020
Salvation So Free April 10, 2020
Rust on the Bottom of the Chair April 1, 2020
That Is Our Habit April 1, 2020
Post-Party Depression March 24, 2020
Distance Communion March 24, 2020
Relational, Not Just Liturgical March 23, 2020
Perfect as the Enemy of Celebratory March 23, 2020
Getting Away from His Face March 11, 2020
Better Than Fingernail Clippings March 10, 2020
Not Just Generalizations March 4, 2020
Knitted Onsies and Latte Punch March 3, 2020
Not Easily Peaced February 25, 2020
Wrapped Around the Rudder February 24, 2020
The End of Rage February 19, 2020
Just Say No February 18, 2020
Hellish Hearts February 9, 2020
Just the Generic February 9, 2020
Celebrated Here but Not Created Here February 5, 2020
What Are You Waiting For? February 4, 2020
Right On January 29, 2020
62 Million Abortions and Counting January 28, 2020
Lauded by Angels January 21, 2020
Not Your Modern’s Therapy January 20, 2020
Fresh Reasons January 15, 2020
Dirty Feet January 15, 2020
Get Wiser January 9, 2020
Liturgy to Lifestyle January 9, 2020
Joining the Angels December 30, 2019
Take On, Take Off December 30, 2019
Christmas Communion December 26, 2019
A Condescending Lesson December 26, 2019
The Spirit of Christmas December 17, 2019
The Will of His Throne December 16, 2019
A Flesh and Blood Brother December 11, 2019
Identity Requires Faith December 10, 2019
A Father’s Christmas December 3, 2019
Not a Hands Off God December 2, 2019
The Point Where We Can Really Get Going November 27, 2019
He Gives Gratitude-Power November 26, 2019
Resurrection and Return November 19, 2019
A Bad Identity November 18, 2019
As Good as It’s Ever Been November 12, 2019
Jesus Is King November 11, 2019
He Knows Your Name November 5, 2019
At Insane Levels November 4, 2019
Gospel Odor October 29, 2019
Faithful Sons October 28, 2019
Maybe More Effective Than a Curse October 25, 2019
Saliva and Plastic as Gifts October 25, 2019
Counting Waves October 15, 2019
The Blessing of Being Lied About October 14, 2019
Not the Sanctimonious Sisterhood of Bossy Pants October 8, 2019
Walking among the Lampstands October 7, 2019
Keeping the Adjective October 1, 2019
A Bellyaching Bucket September 30, 2019
No Greater Harbor September 24, 2019
Don’t Forget That September 23, 2019
False Comforts and Fear of Comforts September 16, 2019
Worthy Is the Lamb September 10, 2019
Repent of Defeatist Faith September 9, 2019
Conquering Worldliness September 3, 2019
The Apocalypse August 19, 2019
Making Eye Contact with the Judge July 30, 2019
Give Me Understanding July 29, 2019
Praise Among the Nations July 18, 2019
Partial Fide July 17, 2019
Cutting the Cords July 12, 2019
Garrulous Talk July 8, 2019
The Idea Was More Than Ideas July 2, 2019
Witnessing Songs July 1, 2019
Thanks in Advance June 27, 2019
Ruining the Taste June 24, 2019
The Lord Builds June 19, 2019
The Dad Hat June 18, 2019
Never the Same Person Twice June 12, 2019
Formerly Known as Selfish Fathead June 11, 2019
Now We Belong June 6, 2019
Justifiable Blessings June 5, 2019
Proclaiming the Lord’s Love Until He Comes May 31, 2019
I Like Job, but I Don’t Want to Be Like Job May 28, 2019
Not a Crumb of a Cardboard Cracker May 22, 2019
Where It Wafts May 20, 2019
To Be Clear about Hell May 14, 2019
What a Perishable Seed Can Do May 7, 2019
Is It a Sin to Be Weak? May 6, 2019
Taunts of the Assembly April 30, 2019
A Small Snail Named Apollyon April 29, 2019
So Hard Its Undoing April 23, 2019
Not As I Will April 22, 2019
After the Fact April 18, 2019
The Dungeon of Chronic Grievances April 17, 2019
Foolproof Resurrection April 10, 2019
Polluted Garments on the Easter Table April 8, 2019
All the Prepositions April 4, 2019
Make Easter Great Again April 2, 2019
We Are Not Pretending March 26, 2019
More Than You Know March 25, 2019
The Witness Proclamation Program March 19, 2019
Get Out of the Puddle March 18, 2019
Desire for Communion as Disciples March 12, 2019
Confession 201 March 11, 2019
Comfort from the Dead-raiser March 6, 2019
How Easily We Forget March 4, 2019
When Receivers Are Received February 26, 2019
They Don’t Need a Sticker February 25, 2019
Good Things from Three Persons February 21, 2019
Remove the Rust February 18, 2019
What Other Table? February 5, 2019
Not The Stages of Outrages February 4, 2019
No Lesser Bread January 29, 2019
Blessing-ficiaries January 28, 2019
Open Communion, Closed Membership January 22, 2019
Our Father Who Judges January 21, 2019
All a Pitter-pattering January 15, 2019
Perpetual Shortfall January 14, 2019
Communion That Smells January 8, 2019
Calvinist Knees January 7, 2019
Gaining Weight January 1, 2019
Buried and Barricaded December 31, 2018
O Come Again, Emmanuel December 25, 2018
When We Have Problems December 24, 2018
Born with Flesh December 18, 2018
Deserving a Different Christmas December 17, 2018
Intermittent Feasting December 13, 2018
When You Can See More Cracks in Contentment December 10, 2018
Finished with Discipline December 4, 2018
No Discontent December December 3, 2018
A Spoonful of Flour November 30, 2018
Motivation Above November 27, 2018
Thankful for the Body November 20, 2018
Make It Perfect November 19, 2018
Royal Blood November 13, 2018
The Biggest Display at the Ministry Fair November 13, 2018
Comparatively Uppity November 6, 2018
Eye Opening November 5, 2018
The Supper Is a Sermon October 30, 2018
The Vocabulary of Repentance October 29, 2018
More Melody Than Misery October 24, 2018
Because Others Refused October 23, 2018
The Nature of Bread and Wine October 16, 2018
Bolognology October 15, 2018
Likeness Sharers October 11, 2018
Sin into a Proper Noun October 10, 2018
Everything Intended September 25, 2018
Liberating Glory September 24, 2018
Too Thankful for the Right Things September 18, 2018
All His Commandments September 17, 2018
Substantive Sharing September 11, 2018
What You Tolerate September 10, 2018
Lyrics and Harmony September 5, 2018
How Grain Gets Memorialized September 4, 2018
Wise in His Own Worship September 3, 2018
The Mask Is Off August 14, 2018
Bow Down August 13, 2018
We Were Tohu va Bohu August 7, 2018
Appears to Meet the Specs August 6, 2018
What Good Is That July 31, 2018
Full Attention July 30, 2018
The Most Honorable Lineage July 24, 2018
There Is Always Someone July 23, 2018
Stomping Out the Rock Juice July 18, 2018
No Mercenaries of Thanks Ministry July 17, 2018
A Feast of Self-Control July 10, 2018
Chosen and Expressly Named July 9, 2018
It’s the Law July 3, 2018
Interconnecting Gears July 2, 2018
Dead at the Cross June 28, 2018
Belly Worship June 25, 2018
Self-Esteem Propaganda June 20, 2018
The Father’s Generosity June 19, 2018
Not by Self-Promotion June 12, 2018
Truth-Tubes June 12, 2018
The Government of Stability June 5, 2018
As Thin as the Wifi Signal June 4, 2018
Where He Starts May 29, 2018
The Bottom Line May 28, 2018
The Disconnect of Discontent May 24, 2018
No Lifehacks for Obedience May 24, 2018
Proverbial Nose Bleeds May 15, 2018
Affections in Maternal Tones May 13, 2018
So Not Okay May 8, 2018
Knots and Nooses May 7, 2018
Bitter Would Be a Start May 1, 2018
A Candle Under Your Hoodie April 30, 2018
The Valley of the Shadow of Freaking Out April 24, 2018
Believing Believers April 23, 2018
Look for a Second April 20, 2018
Blessed Forever April 19, 2018
Drinking the Purchase Price March 28, 2018
Choices as Saints March 26, 2018
Limbs and Organs March 21, 2018
Cosmic and Concentrated March 19, 2018
A Table of Reckoning March 14, 2018
Sex Is for Fruit March 13, 2018
Has Beens March 6, 2018
Two Blesseds March 5, 2018
Take Him to Dinner February 28, 2018
Most Likely to Be an Arbiter February 27, 2018
Discipline of a Different Style February 14, 2018
Left Without Discipline February 13, 2018
We Eat What We Are February 9, 2018
The Limits of Pretending Friends February 8, 2018
Fixed in Mind February 7, 2018
In the Orchard of Blessings January 30, 2018
He Invites Us In January 24, 2018
Body and Soul January 17, 2018
The Very First Blessing January 15, 2018
Making a Mess January 10, 2018
Forgiveness Equals Freedom January 8, 2018
Hanging up a New Calendar January 2, 2018
Really Blessed January 1, 2018
Still Bringing People Together December 27, 2017
Keeping the Incarnation on the Front Burner December 26, 2017
The Gluten of Your Family December 19, 2017
A Season to Be Made More Sturdy December 18, 2017
The Goat that Went Away December 13, 2017
The Spirit of AntiChristmas December 12, 2017
To Judge or Not To Judge December 7, 2017
Twenty-Four Whole Days December 6, 2017
The Lesser of All Things December 5, 2017
More Hope for Fools December 4, 2017
Without the Stickers November 21, 2017
Against Raising Our Kids to Be Pornographers and Prostitutes November 20, 2017
We Love His Handouts November 15, 2017
Give Me a Break November 13, 2017
Meat to Live Out November 10, 2017
Your Neighbor’s Slop November 9, 2017
A Spirit of Fermentation November 8, 2017
The “Institutes” Twice a Year November 7, 2017
Spiritual Adulting Is Hard October 25, 2017
Contradicting the Celebrating October 19, 2017
It Feels Like Conflict October 18, 2017
Davids and Daniels October 17, 2017
A Moral Pebble in Your Shoe October 10, 2017
Who Wants the Cross? October 5, 2017
Kneeling on Sundays October 4, 2017
Not Just Speech Patterns September 27, 2017
Bearing Their Gravitas September 25, 2017
Perspective Fail September 19, 2017
Remembering How We Are Supposed to Die September 18, 2017
The Debt Immense September 12, 2017
First, We Eat September 11, 2017
Jealous of a Complainer September 4, 2017
The Place of the Sulk August 27, 2017
Shape and Cadence August 26, 2017
Differences Are Assumed August 25, 2017
Broccoli for Dinner August 24, 2017
A Long Session in the Same Direction August 9, 2017
Bleeding Forgivness August 7, 2017
Even More Personal August 2, 2017
What Is Earthly August 1, 2017
By Faith We Do Stuff July 28, 2017
Wings to a Bird July 27, 2017
Brains and Bread July 19, 2017
Serious Bible Studiers July 17, 2017
Life in the Body July 15, 2017
Freedom from Confusion Is a Gift July 15, 2017
Get You Out of Bed Truths July 8, 2017
Spiritual Shapeshifters July 3, 2017
Divine Smack Talk June 19, 2017
Pots Throwing Pieces June 14, 2017
No More Intended Evil June 6, 2017
Calvinist Excuses June 5, 2017
The Patriarch’s Prophetic Blessing June 2, 2017
Locating Trust May 30, 2017
The Damp Bounty Paper Towel May 30, 2017
On Not Wandering Like a Verbal Amoeba May 22, 2017
Stamped with New Value May 1, 2017
A Bucket Worth of Behavior April 30, 2017
Easter Had to Be Effective April 19, 2017
Beholding Him Better April 19, 2017
Accounting for Participation April 12, 2017
On Not Sponsoring Stupidity April 11, 2017
Totus Pravus April 4, 2017
On Not Being a YAC April 3, 2017
All Sorts of Quests April 2, 2017
A Longer Prayer March 31, 2017
Greatness Under Cover March 30, 2017
Their Website Address March 29, 2017
Not in Me March 14, 2017
After the Final Amen March 13, 2017
Exsultamus! March 11, 2017
The “Oh, no!” Conjunction March 10, 2017
Familiarity Breeds March 8, 2017
Right Out of the Oven March 8, 2017
The Cup in Our Hands February 15, 2017
A Lot of Calvinistic Sun in the Sky February 13, 2017
In Remembrance of Where Christ Is February 10, 2017
Current Visibility February 9, 2017
More Suitable for Church People February 4, 2017
Not to Make Us Stars January 30, 2017
A Way of Life January 27, 2017
Verbal Forklifts Not Required January 23, 2017
Won to His Side January 18, 2017
Open Up the Spigot January 17, 2017
A Principal Ornament January 12, 2017
Pater Noster January 10, 2017
Outright Dependence January 5, 2017
Those Who Don’t Pray January 3, 2017
What was He doing here? December 26, 2016
Songs Working Overtime December 25, 2016
The Suburbs of Fellowship December 21, 2016
A Time to Give, Apparently December 20, 2016
Then He Was Washed December 13, 2016
We Need the Wait Training December 12, 2016
Outside Our Comfort-Circles December 6, 2016
Like Esau? December 6, 2016
Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Christmas December 5, 2016
Made Limp in order to Lean November 29, 2016
Not to High-Five Our Righteousness November 28, 2016
Thanks Not Required (at least in the way we might think) November 22, 2016
Lapping the Pace Car November 21, 2016
No Other Bride for Christ October 26, 2016
The Goodness of God’s Discipline October 25, 2016
288 Ways to Judgment September 28, 2016
The Taste of Truth September 27, 2016
It’s a Lie September 19, 2016
The Problems with Blessings September 19, 2016
Big Brother September 16, 2016
A Profanity Problem September 13, 2016
A Tomb in Canaan August 10, 2016
Internal Adornment That Shows August 9, 2016
The Top of the Faith Chart August 9, 2016
Close to Home August 3, 2016
Strong “Ewww” Reflexes July 12, 2016
The Life Behind July 11, 2016
Breaking the Divide February 18, 2016
No Stand Ins February 16, 2016
Communion Against Abortion January 29, 2016
Busts along the Wall January 26, 2016
Chosen Symbols January 21, 2016
Two Tables for Ten January 20, 2016
Not in Remembrance of You January 14, 2016
Flotsam and Jetsam January 13, 2016
Overactive Victimhood January 5, 2016
Convicting Clarity January 4, 2016
Delighting in the Saints December 29, 2015
As the Year Turns December 28, 2015
Savior of the Nations December 27, 2015
No Good Drunk December 26, 2015
Wrapped with Ribbon December 23, 2015
Grasping and Grabbing December 23, 2015
Hiding Behind a Newspaper December 16, 2015
The Blood of a New Humanity December 4, 2015
Gravy That Requires Forks and Knives December 3, 2015
Your Paper Is Too Small November 24, 2015
Getting Accustomed Again November 4, 2015
He Condemned the World November 2, 2015
Enthroned over the Cross October 29, 2015
The Blockheads of Earth October 28, 2015
Separate from the Sexual Fray October 27, 2015
Our Supernatural Squeamishness October 26, 2015
A Certain Way October 24, 2015
Choose Your Own Epithet October 23, 2015
New Soil October 20, 2015
A Long Drive October 19, 2015
It’s Happening October 10, 2015
Running Dark October 9, 2015
Complex Carbohydrates September 23, 2015
Slipping the Hold September 22, 2015
Two Kinds of Worldlings September 17, 2015
The World as God September 15, 2015
Blood Speaks September 9, 2015
Driven by Jealousy September 7, 2015
Offerings That Please God September 2, 2015
As Old as Dirt Made into Man September 1, 2015
Sharing in the Symbols August 31, 2015
Which One Looks the Most Shady August 29, 2015
That Sickening Feeling August 5, 2015
Stiff-arming the Truth August 3, 2015
More Than One Vessel July 31, 2015
You’ve Got to Know When to Get Out of There July 31, 2015
A Spoiled Supper July 22, 2015
The Gunk on Our Glasses July 20, 2015
Bricks on the Wall July 15, 2015
Such a Bone Head July 14, 2015
Not the Final Meeting July 7, 2015
Motivation for Obedience July 6, 2015
He Has Us Covered July 1, 2015
Running Out of Generations June 29, 2015
His Shots Will Backfire June 24, 2015
Paternity Tests June 22, 2015
Premeditated Forgiveness June 15, 2015
Spilling the Beans onto Someone Else’s Lap June 14, 2015
Passing Our Lusts Through Spell-Check June 13, 2015
The Fountainhead of Antithesis June 13, 2015
It’s a Big Estate June 12, 2015
Ad Nauseum Wholus Foodus June 12, 2015
Before or After? May 26, 2015
Inching up the Triangle May 25, 2015
An Interrogative Shovel May 21, 2015
Indeed a Political Act May 20, 2015
Two Adams May 13, 2015
An Act of Life May 12, 2015
The Day of Resting Revelry May 6, 2015
How to Go Glutton-Free May 5, 2015
All That He’s Provided May 5, 2015
That Big Piece of Leftover Cheesecake April 27, 2015
More Than Thinking April 23, 2015
Dinner and Devotions April 22, 2015
Image Conscious April 18, 2015
The Stamp of an Image-Bearer April 17, 2015
A Resurrection Relationship April 9, 2015
The Living and the Dead April 8, 2015
Not Even the Days Are Figurative April 3, 2015
Not Running Over Pedestrians April 2, 2015
Bread Has Never Sinned March 26, 2015
They Would Be Dead by Now March 24, 2015
As Reliable as the Sunrise March 21, 2015
Envy Kills March 17, 2015
Let There Be Light March 11, 2015
What Fits? March 9, 2015
Less Mary Poppins Snapping March 4, 2015
The Whole Row March 2, 2015
Like a Herd of Gerasene Swine February 25, 2015
Shooting Whales in a Barrel February 24, 2015
Be Cheered! February 18, 2015
Ongoing Application February 17, 2015
The Tyrant’s Life February 10, 2015
The Nature of Things February 9, 2015
An Airtight Case February 6, 2015
Hunt You Down January 12, 2015
Something Has to Be Done January 6, 2015
What’s Your Problem? December 30, 2014
Focus on Rejoicing December 29, 2014
Christmas Counters December 24, 2014
Not Your Gift December 22, 2014
Lawless Laws December 15, 2014
Reached the Quota December 10, 2014
Our Pile of Sin December 8, 2014
Things That Stand Out December 3, 2014
Turn, Turn, Turn December 1, 2014
Forsaken by God November 26, 2014
Thanksgrabbing November 24, 2014
Most Saturday Nights November 12, 2014
Overlooking Glory November 11, 2014
The Fruit of the Womb November 7, 2014
Everything in Subjection October 23, 2014
Protecting Our Talk October 21, 2014
The Son and the Psalter October 15, 2014
Three Nots October 14, 2014
I Am Not My Own March 29, 2014
A Zero Ego Party March 29, 2014
Making Himself Known March 21, 2014
Racing Back for More March 19, 2014
Many Offspring from One Offering March 13, 2014
Prayer for Sanctification March 12, 2014
Loathsome Liturgy March 4, 2014
Table Rules February 27, 2014
Say the Same Thing February 26, 2014
Training and Tasting February 24, 2014
Comparing Kills February 19, 2014
This Table Is Reserved February 7, 2014
Cracks in the Sidewalk February 5, 2014
One Table, Two Bodies February 4, 2014
The Tone of His Table February 4, 2014
Before It Gets Worse January 28, 2014
Near the Top of the Lists January 21, 2014
Blood That Speaks January 15, 2014
Saved from Righteousness January 13, 2014
We Win in Him January 2, 2014
Trimming the Fat December 31, 2013
Sympathy and Division December 30, 2013
Passion and Patience December 26, 2013
The Sin of Seasonal Humbug December 25, 2013
Merry Communion! December 11, 2013
Listening to Sad Songs December 10, 2013
A Holiday Challenge December 5, 2013
Why Bother? December 3, 2013
No Pilgrimages to Holy Places December 2, 2013
When You’re Jealous November 29, 2013
Where Authority Belongs November 27, 2013
Gratitude Divas November 26, 2013
For the Last Time November 25, 2013
East and Not-East November 11, 2013
Chasing with A Bigger Rake November 6, 2013
Fostering Awareness November 5, 2013
All God’s Fullness October 30, 2013
Surprised by Sin October 28, 2013
A Long Thank You Note October 15, 2013
Catching the Right Bus October 14, 2013
Fruit by Derivative October 9, 2013
We’ve Got a Long Way to Go October 8, 2013
Cooked and Consumed October 5, 2013
A Confession Blessing October 2, 2013
As If It Is Real October 1, 2013
Not About Heaven’s Books September 30, 2013
It Can’t Be Privatized September 24, 2013
Broken Pencils September 16, 2013
A Successful Catastrophe September 11, 2013
Centuries Long Confusion September 10, 2013
Glossing the Skids September 9, 2013
A Lot of Trouble September 2, 2013
We Can’t Be Silent August 28, 2013
Adorned with Bible Verses August 27, 2013
Called to a Common Commandment August 22, 2013
Struck Out Looking August 20, 2013
They Didn’t Know August 19, 2013
He Knows August 15, 2013
Pair-a-Bowla August 9, 2013
Obedience Is Rock August 6, 2013
A Good Washing August 5, 2013
We Don’t Go Back to Dead July 31, 2013
Make It Look Good July 23, 2013
Pinning Jealousy July 22, 2013
Getting up from the Table July 10, 2013
Who Told You That? July 9, 2013
The Lard from a Nickel July 8, 2013
Full of It July 1, 2013
The Omniscient Forgiver June 12, 2013
Tightening the Screws June 11, 2013
One Makes the Other June 10, 2013
A Pocketful of Pesos June 10, 2013
Finishing What He Finished May 29, 2013
Half as Well May 27, 2013
We Can Die It May 22, 2013
Copy and Paste Communion July 10, 2012
Two Strings to Tune February 11, 2012
Ten for Ten January 1, 2010