We are the Present

“You are the product of your environment” is really one of the most misleading statements that one can make. Who we are is not defined by our past, but by our present. We have the ability to redefine who we are at any given moment. Too often, we allow our perception of ourself and theContinue reading “We are the Present”

Love is the Way – Book Review

BOOK REVIEW:  LOVE IS THE WAY: Holding on to Hope in Troubled Times I became a fan of Bishop Michael Curry last year when I came across his The Way of Love podcast one morning while out walking my dog as an escape from the cabin-fever of Florida’s COVID-19 quarantine. Bishop Curry’s calm discussions regarding the troubles facingContinue reading “Love is the Way – Book Review”

Hope Around the Corner

Nehemiah was a great Jewish leader. He was originally a member of one of those Jewish families still exiled from home many years after the Jews were forced to go live in Babylon around 587 B.C. From 444 B.C. to 432 B.C., Nehemiah served, under the Persian Emperor, as governor of Judah. He was anContinue reading “Hope Around the Corner”

The Escape Room

Greetings! I am Pastor David Hewitt of King of Glory Lutheran Church in Carmel, Indiana, and I welcome you to our latest “Boost from the Bible,” where we gather together to delve into the depths of scripture, always finding there God’s wisdom and love in this COVID time. Let us begin! Just a few nightsContinue reading “The Escape Room”

Life in the Place of the Dead

Welcome to our 24th “Boost from the Bible,” as we delve into the depths of God’s Word to find sustenance during this strange, COVID time. Let us begin! Today’s Boost from the Bible will focus on the first half of Psalm 103, written by David: 1 Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me, blessContinue reading “Life in the Place of the Dead”