In the Scriptures, the act of blessing means ‘the imparting of power or life.’ The person performing the blessing is mediating that power from God or Christ to the person performing or the animal involved. To bless is more than an expression of goodwill and caring. To bless is to impart God’s power in person! The blessing of each animal, by name, means that health, healing and life are being mediated from God for the benefit of the animal in its relationship with its human partners.
Crazy this phrase of “go in peace”….I love what this phrase says to us. Go…and in peace. Have you ever thought that the Great Commission is in the spirt of this phrase to go in the peace of God. The peace that passes all understanding is something that has weight, authority and a sense of... […]
I have been talking to someone who can help we refocus my life and my ministry. I have a counselor and a coach and both are encouraging me to rest, refocus, re-center and reflect. It is easier said than done….I have always been a work-a-holic. I worked in retail for years and in those years... […]