There are moments in life that cause us to stop and look upon something familiar as if for the first time. Parents prepares for the birth of a child for months and month. And yet the moment of the child’s birth causes parents to stop and ponder the miracle of life and mystery of love in a completely new way. A child goes to school day after day and is uninspired to learn until the moment he step foot into the classroom of a truly amazing teacher who brings learning to life in......
Sylvia Dunstan, a Canadian born minister and hymn writer, focused much of her hymn writing career on creating lyrics that were based on Scripture. This week, leading up to Transfiguration Sunday, I offer the texts of one of her hymns to you. This particular text is a prayer that we may be changed like Christ was changed on Mt. Tabor. So, in this middle of this week, pause to pray and reflect on these powerful words based on Matthew 17. Transform Us Transform us as you, transfigured, stood apart on Tabor’s height.......