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September 6, 2016
My husband and I moved to North New Jersey in January of 2012 — exactly 10 years and 4 months after the tragic events of 9/11. While 9/11... Read More
August 26, 2016
People get ready There's a train a-coming You don't need no baggage You just get on board All you need is faith To hear the diesels... Read More
August 18, 2016
The 30-something pastor sat across from me in our local Thai restaurant, and was clearly too excited to eat. “When we worshiped yesterday,... Read More
August 11, 2016
Early this season I returned to Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California, to attend my Ph.D. commencement ceremony and to be duly “... Read More
August 2, 2016
It was the first time I’ve ever sat down for this piece. I had all intention to stand up tall and conduct with precision and as much strength... Read More
July 26, 2016
OUR ACHILLES HEEL I’m a believer in thoughtful worship. I’m a believer in biblical worship. I’m a believer in worship that is... Read More
July 15, 2016
My daughter turned six recently, and one of the gifts my husband and I gave her was a Bible. As I inscribed it, I had a moment of doubt: “What... Read More
July 7, 2016
It’s a question everyone must ask. How do we see our life and our calling? When we find ourselves thinking about the things that fill our days... Read More
June 27, 2016
For the past five months, I’ve had the unique privilege of leading worship and preaching at Flatbush Reformed Church in Brooklyn, NY every week... Read More
June 14, 2016
“One thing have I asked of the Lord; one thing I seek: to behold the fair beauty of the Lord, and to seek him in his temple” —... Read More
June 6, 2016
A Compelling Pastoral and Discipleship Opportunity I am hearing a lot about ways to commemorate the Reformation, especially as we approach the... Read More
May 26, 2016
Let’s start at the very beginning…a very good place to start. What happens at the very beginning of your worship service? Is it a... Read More