Short Stories

A Time to Rejoice

Today, the third Sunday of Advent, comes with the lighting of the Joy Candle. This one always confused me when I was younger, as it's the only candle that's pink instead of purple (excepting, of course, the white Christ candle). I only recently learned that pink symbolizes rejoicing. Today's candle is also sometimes referred to… Continue reading A Time to Rejoice

Monday Musings

Creation’s Glory

            “May the glory of the LORD endure forever; may the LORD rejoice in his works” (Psalm 104:31).             Many of the psalms focus on God’s greatness in respect to what He has done in the author’s life. When the psalmist has been delivered from some great hardship, he praises God for it. Psalm 104,… Continue reading Creation’s Glory