All posts by mkrabbe

Soon?

In the last chapter of Revelation, Jesus says four times, "I am coming soon!" But these words are over 2000 years old. Are there no clocks or calendars in heaven? Why does Jesus say this and what does it mean for us today?

Why Worship?

There are so many different pieces of our worship -- the place, the music, the people, the environment, the content. All of it plays a part, but our seeking God is key.

Tree Stories

Sometimes healing can happen in surprising ways. In Revelation 22, John envisions a tree with healing leaves. Telling our stories brings healing.

What is Glory?

Read Revelation 21:9-27, Exodus 40:16-17,32-38 here. Listen here: When my husband Rob and I were getting married, we had dreams of going camping.  We lived in California where it’s easy to get to lots of cool campgrounds in the mountains and on the beach.  So on our gift registry, we had the usual household stuff, ...

Why All This Talk About Grace?

We use the word "grace" in church all the time, but what does it really mean? And how does it affect our lives outside of church?

Acts 29: Unfinished

Acts ends with Paul in prison in Rome with Paul, but we know that's not the end of the story. We don't know exactly what happened to Paul but we do know what happened to the gospel because we received it and celebrate it and tell about it. How has and does and will the story continue here in us today?

Shipwrecks & Serendipity

Read Acts 27-28 (Psalm 104) here. Listen here: Sing with me…. Just sit right back and you’ll hear a tale, a tale of a fateful trip, that started from this tropic port aboard this tiny ship…[1]  Gilligan’s adventure has some striking similarities to Paul’s adventure in the last few chapters of Acts.  How long was ...