Tim Getz (New York)
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Every day, they met together in the temple and ate in their homes. They shared food with gladness and simplicity. - Acts 2:46 (CEB)
During my undergraduate college years, most of my friends belonged to a Jewish congregation that began each weekend with worship and a shared evening meal. I attended several of these Shabbat services which were led in Hebrew. I did not understand the language or the pattern of worship, but I...
God delights in my worship, even when the form is unfamiliar to me.
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“I believe with all my heart that vulnerability and authenticity are the only way to find wholeness in Jesus Christ. … I believe in the holistic, healing love and salvation in Jesus Christ, who walks with us in the valleys and brings beauty from ash heaps again and again and again. I am here to tell you that I have been on the mountaintops and in the valleys, and I have discovered that we need a reset in our souls. We need to share stories so that others will too. When we’re free to be real, that’s when the real joy comes.” Read more.