My Year of Pleasure

It sounds so decadent, to even write the title of this post. But the word I drew in worship on Sunday, the word I’m going to be praying with this coming year, is “pleasure”. True story. I had been sorting through the word stars last week, getting them ready for worship, and praying over each…

Star Reflections

Here are some reflections from around the blogosphere from folks about their new star words. The Pudgy Parson wrote “Joyful and Triumphant” about her word “Triumph”. Whitney, at Glimpses of Grace wrote “Found in Translation” about her word, “Vision”. Mary Beth begins her ruminations on “Testimony” at “Watch This Space” over at Terrapin Station. The…

STARs in 2014

Today the church celebrates the Feast of Epiphany. But since we’re Presbyterian flavored Christians, we actually celebrated it yesterday in worship. (Mid-week worship for most Presbyterians I know is limited to Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, and maybe Maundy Thursday.) Anyhow, we received our new STARwords in worship yesterday and I’ve been drawing stars for blog…

ADVENT(ure)

So, each year on Epiphany, the day the church celebrates the wisemen’s visit to Jesus, our congregation passes out stars that have words written on them. People are invited to pray through the word on their star and see what God has to say to them in the process. I’ve written about it before. (At…