I came across this quote from Luther in another blog and I thought it was good so I thought I'd re-blog it. But then it got me thinking about it. I know Luther loved to be shocking in his language and his constant references to his bowels can raise an eyebrow - but what do... Continue Reading →
How to read the Bible
I love reading through the Bible once a year. For me it's a great discipline to keep me from only visiting those bits that I like or feel I need to read for some specific reason or other. The problem with reading through the Bible is a year is that it can easily become an... Continue Reading →
Luther on Music
"Beautiful music is the art of the prophets that can calm the agitations of the soul; it is one of the most magnificent and delightful presents God has given us." Martin Luther It's great to sing isn't it? I love it when we sing at church and we really sing from the heart. For me... Continue Reading →
"Grant that I may not pray alone with the mouth; help me that I may pray from the depths of my heart." Martin Luther It is difficult to pray isn't it? I often think that I should be much better at it now that ever I was but I wonder if I am worse.