Tortured for Christ: The Movie {Releases March 5, 2018}

Tortured for Christ: The Movie {Releases March 5, 2018}

Have you heard about the upcoming movie Tortured for Christ? Based on Richard Wurmbrand’s powerful testimony (also written in the book of the same name), it releases in select theaters on March 5. I’m hoping to go see it, and will review here if so! About...
Making Numbers Relevant to the 21st Century

Making Numbers Relevant to the 21st Century

Have you ever read through the Bible? Perhaps chronologically, or straight through, or a mishmash? I’m taking my second chronological turn through the Bible, and recently finished the Pentateuch (the first 5 books of the Bible). Thank you, Lord. Numbers nearly...
Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday

Of the liturgical church calendar, I miss the Lenten services (most notably Ash Wednesday and Maundy Thursday) the most. I attended a Presbyterian church for many years, both as a child and as a young adult, and only grew to appreciate the liturgy during my later...
Shrove Tuesday: Beginnings

Shrove Tuesday: Beginnings

And so it begins: Shrove Tuesday. Shrove is the past tense of shrive; per Dictionary.com, (to) shrive is defined as: impose penance on (a sinner). grant absolution to (a penitent). hear the confession of (a person). The French interpret this as Mardi Gras, or...