How Do We Worship Such a Creative God? by Jacob Sensenig

How Do We Worship Such a Creative God? by Jacob Sensenig “In the beginning God created…” Literally EVERYTHING! Scripture goes on to tell us that God created humanity in his own image. We, whom the psalmist says have been “crowned with glory and honor,” are made in the image of an infinitely creative God who […]

Trinity’s Online Ministry Helps Grow Disciples

Our new online ministry, called “Faith Collective,” is growing and contributing to our mission. For instance, this week we will tape four new videos by Nancy Abbott, the chaplain for the YMCA of Greater San Antonio on the topic of Prayer: 1. God, I Want to Pray, But Need Help! (I really do want to […]

A Youth United

All eyes and ears were tuned in on November 8th as we watched America make a decision about its future. It was the first time I had ever voted and I nervously awaited the results. Talking with our students about what government meant to them, I soon realized that they were more involved in political […]

Praying Together

As part of my morning routine, I have recently began the liturgy of using the Book of Common Prayer to help guide my prayers and thoughts. The book is not commonly used in Baptist circles but it is used by many other Christian denominations to help guide all involved in a common prayer. As Baptists, […]

Thankfully

We are fortunate to have dinner at home several nights a week, and during that time we give our two kids the opportunity to pray. Periodically the prayers have some surprises and confessions but each time I have noticed a lengthy listing of “thanks”. I am not sure if it is because they do not […]

On Earth As It Is In Heaven

A good earthly life begins with prayer, grows by prayer, and climaxes in prayer. Jesus taught the prayer we now call the Lord’s Prayer (Matthew 6:9-13) so we would know how to walk the prayerful pathway of a heavenly life on earth. The language is profoundly simple and direct. Anyone can pray the prayer but […]

Prayer Language

We need God. We need each other. Prayer brings us together around our shared need. Why do you pray? How do you pray? Prayer is Kingdom language. Kingdom living begins with prayer, grows by prayer, and climaxes in prayer. Jesus taught the Lord’s Prayer so we would know how to walk the prayerful pathway of […]

A Memorial Day Prayer

We thank You. Frequently You answer our prayers by bringing good people into our lives.  On this Memorial Day we are grateful for the sacrifices of good people who have made our country and our world safer. By their dedication we are inspired, instructed, and informed. On this weekend, may we worship You with grateful […]

National Day of Prayer

Why do you pray? How do you pray? We become stronger by praying together. With these two questions and guiding statement we launched an experiment last year called the National Day Of Prayer (NDP) breakfast for San Antonio. As a soft launch for future action we wanted to see what God would show us. Our […]

From The Prayer Ministry

Are you prayerfully preparing for the coming of Jesus in these days leading to Easter? Have you committed to praying daily for our church? Are you following Jesus’ journey in scripture? Following are specific ways to pray during this Lenten season. Give thanks to God for the special events which we celebrated in February – […]