Archives for June 2015

Draw Me Nearer

The song "Draw Me Nearer" has been on my mind a lot as the youth choir has been preparing for choir tour. I think the truths in this song are VITAL for the choir and team as they leave on tour and also for our congregation as we come to worship each week. The second stanza of the song is one of the most challenging of the song. Consecrate me now to Thy service Lord by the power of grace divine. Let my soul look up with a steady hope and my will be lost in Thine. CHORUS: Draw me nearer, … [Read more...]

God is our Refuge

Last week was the wedding of our daughter, Bethany. The days leading up to the wedding were stressful and filled with preparations. It was an exciting time but a very tiring/anxious time as well. Often the tiredness and tension of preparations were all consuming. Knowing that God was our provider through this time gave peace in an otherwise overwhelming situation. The day of the wedding we saw the fruits of our labor come to fruition. Knowing that God is our refuge was key to our “peace” through … [Read more...]