Tag Archives: Forgiveness

Forgive Us Our Debts

There are many¬†different translations¬†of the Bible, and sometimes the Bible contains different versions of the same story, parable, or prayer. One prayer that I’ve used different words for is the Lord’s Prayer. While the overall themes of the different versions … Continue reading

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~Ash Wednesday~

Today is Ash Wednesday, which marks the start of Lent, a 40-day period of repentence and reflection that many Christians observe before Easter. (source) Although Ash Wednesday is a solemn holy day in the church calendar, it is not all … Continue reading

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The Evil Done On My Behalf

I love the familiar liturgy from the Book of Common Prayer, but my priest likes to mix things up once in a while, so sometimes we use alternative prayers. It’s sort of like hearing the same service in a different … Continue reading

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Grounded

Summer vacation was a bit too long for my son. He broke some rules and had to spend his last days of freedom grounded. I give him credit for accepting his punishment as the fair consequence that it was. He … Continue reading

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Which Beatitude Are You?

We don’t hear The Beatitudes (Matthew 5) very frequently in our normal church service, but they have come up quite often in the Morning Prayer podcast that I’ve been listening to for the past few months. (source) Blessed are the … Continue reading

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