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Visual Worship?

June 2, 2012 by


If we are so careful not to manipulate or repel people with our music we need to be just as aware of what other elements are saying or how they are effecting people. An easy step into this more intentional approach is to start looking at our visuals. See what I did there?

Music in the Church – Where we are now

May 24, 2012 by


Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 In general there are three categories that are used when talking about Corporate Worship in today’s church.  They are; Traditional, Blended, and Contemporary. There are other stylistic/philosophical categories but they can all be boiled down into these three. For a more in depth look we’ll take these […]

Music in the Church – Where we’ve been

May 17, 2012 by


...the [ worship war ] has started to become less and less heated. This is partly because culture has shifted even further left and thus the spectrum we are used to is shifting...

God’s Gift -or- Mood Altering Substance

March 15, 2012 by


Yes Music is both. When God created the world He made everything Good. Well, almost. There is one thing that God said was not good pre-sin. That was for man to be alone. So, after showing Adam how no created being could quell the sense his sense of solitude, God remedied this one lack. He […]

|generational sins| die with YOU

April 11, 2011 by


There are some sins that sneak up on you and take you by surprise.  And then there are the ones that you can see coming from generations away.   There is some controversy when talking about generational sin/curses. There is the camp that takes a page from pop-psychology and uses this concept as an excuse. […]

Worshipping| in Spirit and Truth

February 15, 2011 by


As we sing we are responding to God in a way that He has deemed appropriate to do so. We are also declaring truth with our own mouths, and we are showing our unity by agreeing with one another that these things are true. All of these bring glory to God.

Psalm 32

February 11, 2011 by


This psalm is one of my favorites. It has a very definite repentant feel to it and it includes, even starts with, the truth of God’s forgiveness and grace. Blessed is the one whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered. Blessed is the man against whom the LORD counts no iniquity, and in whose […]