So, we are in the start of summer and just thinking about worship this weekend makes my heart happy. It is not always like this. Even though I am the Senior Minister, I don’t look forward to worship all the time. I was interviewing a young eight year old theologian for church membership recently and when I asked him why Jesus had to come and die he said, without missing a beat, “We just keep on sinning.” So true. Often I bring a cold heart into worship pleading with God to re-narrate my heart and life so I not only know, but feel, the pleasure and delight of God for me. I always know this in my head, but it is my heart that needs adjusting.
Anyway, what a weekend of worship this Sunday - a celebration of many things that are true, good, and beautiful. If you haven’t read our recent communications (which many don’t) we finished VBS this week. It was glorious, not just good - glorious. Aside from the cool design, great skits, off the chart fun, and amazing songs - the thing that makes V