For 2020 the word of the year is ‘pandemic.’ I’m sure that there was a fairly lengthy list of potential words: coronavirus, social-distancing, masks, shut downs, asymptomatic. However, I think that the word of the year should be JESUS. In many ways, the word of the year should always be Jesus.

Newsletter, January 2021

Acrostic psalms are organized by the Hebrew alphabet. The first line or stanza begins with Aleph (the first letter of the Hebrew alphabet) and then each succeeding line or stanza starts with the next letter in the alphabet. These psalms are composed on this pattern to show a kind of completeness and have a clear structure that guides the listener or reader.

Newsletter, August 2020