in ceaseless praise. - a part of my sermon I preached a few weeks ago, on gratitude and on grief and how it is okay to have both.
“Take my life and let it be consecrated, Lord, for thee. Take my moments and my days, let them flow in ceaseless praise.”
If I’m honest, I have a hard time with praise. I have a hard time being grateful. Because, when the lights are dim and the sun has…
Grief is strange. It is exhausting and painful. But to me, it is mostly strange.
And I am privileged for death, especially violent and deeply unexpected death, to be strange.
I got the call as I was preparing for a worship service. I was…