Spring willow (Photo: Irene Bom) I love this passage from Paul’s first letter to Timothy. It’s peppered with good, true and beautiful words like “promise”, “value” and “deserves”. To accompany the reading, a blessing by Jan Richardson, inspired by the story of the Roman Centurion who demonstrates uncommon trust in Jesus. Have nothing … Continue reading "Worthy of trust"
Graffiti on graffiti (Photo: Irene Bom) Assurance is one of the synonyms for trust (noun). Searching for assurance on re-worship.blogspot.com I came across many references to Words of Assurance (of forgiveness), often used in the service after a time of confession. Here are some words of assurance written by John Birch – assurance … Continue reading "Blessed assurance"
Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths. Proverbs 3:5-6 (ESV) Blessing inspired by Psalm 37:3-9 Trust in God, and do what is good; live with quiet confidence where God … Continue reading "On trust"