Divine Laughter (Psalm 2)

The magnitude of a problem often depends on one’s perspective. That’s why a problem that seems insurmountable to one person can seem laughable to another. Perhaps you know what I’m talking about. Imagine that your first grader has progressed from addition to subtraction and…

I’d be less

I recently read the autobiography of Andre Agassi, an American tennis player whose profession career spanned twenty years (1986–2006) and whose unorthodox apparel and attitude is widely credited with helping to revive the popularity of the sport by which he made his living. Agassi’s…

Hymnody: “Day by Day”

Lina Sandell (1832–1903) was a Swedish hymnist and the daughter of Lutheran minister, Jonas Sandell. She greatly loved her father, and since she was a frail child, she frequently spent a great deal of time with him in his study rather than outside with…