I propose to you this morning that humankind experiences music before we are even born. In fact, we are born in the midst of the body’s own music, in the midst of rhythm.
My dear friends, I have witnessed miracles! I have seen God! Yes, I saw God in melting snow, giving way to brown and green grass underneath. I heard God welcome dawn’s arrival in the songs of birds.
Ms. Malden was the granddaughter of slaves. She was raised to believe that suffering was a part of life; and she believed that life, the good, the bad, and the painful and ugly were given to her by God
The point of Lent is to practice self-denial and soul-searching so that your heart and soul might focus on what truly matters. In other words, it’s a 40-day challenge get your head and your heart right.And so, for centuries, people have given up all sorts of things to prepare their hearts room for life’s higher callings. Some people give up chocolate or sweets all together
One day the road I walk upon will come to an end. Some might say that is how it goes, others will say it is in accordance with God’s will. You’re welcome to choose whichever explanation you want.