Monthly Archives: February 2012

ASHES. AN IMPOSITION?

Next Wednesday is Ash Wednesday.  Traditionally we come forward in our worship and receive the sign of the cross from the worship leaders as they remind us “ashes to ashes, dust to dust.” The ceremony is called the “Imposition of Ashes.”  The word simply means the application or ‘imposing of”...
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MY WILL – GOD’S WILL?

Catherine Marshall (d.1983), wife of Chaplain of the Senate, Peter Marshall, once wrote:  The purpose of all prayer is to find God’s will and to make that will our prayer. No, she’s not talking in a circle, but rather talking a couple of profound thoughts and completing the cycle! As...
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