cf. Philippians 1:6; 2:13
Today I was doing some research for a couple of men I am discipling and found an article in a theological journal that referenced a hymn writer I knew but a hymn I did not. When I looked up the hymn, I knew I had found a gem. See if you don’t agree. The words … More The Importance of the Words We Sing
Today, may you be free indeed. Free in Jesus for all eternity.
Sanctify the Day Together — a Call to Worship Volume 1 Day 11 “In the stillness of this morning once again we come to You. We are blind to what will be in this day. But You see it all even before it is. You know where every footfall of this day will land. You … More Magnify the Lord as You Rise
A Call to Worship on the 26th morning of April Volume 1, Day 5 “Therefore let us be grateful for receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, and thus let us offer to God acceptable worship, with reverence and awe, for our God is a consuming fire.” (Hebrews 12:28-29) “May your heart rise in worship … More Adopted, Heirs, Ambassadors–Who You Are
A Call to Worship on the 25th morning of April Volume 1, Day 4 Read Psalm 119:41-48 “The lovingkindness of the Lord greets us this morning. His salvation is ours this morning because of the blood of the cross and the power of the resurrection. Rise with a smile of joy in your spirit We … More A Call to Worship for April 25th
[Listen to the sound file while you read — two inches to the right of this line on this page, marked “Aubre’s Gift”] A Morning Devotion for the Silent Saturday of Holy Week The Savior dies on the cross for our sin. Adapted from the accounts of Mt 27:49-56; Mk 15:37-41; Lk 23:44-49 The temple … More A Day to Meditate on the Meaning of a Torn Veil
According to the superscriptions in your Bible, there are nine Psalms that the “sons of Korah” wrote to the “choirmaster”. It sounds like they were a family or tribe of songwriters and worship leaders with a passion for others to learn how to worship the King and God they knew. –Psalm 42 To the choirmaster. A … More The Sons of Korah Know!
Everything I am reading about the state of the church in America today, nearly 8 years after this post was written, convinces me that the tidal wave is building. When will the people of God wake from their slumber, renew their vows to Christ and begin to live passionately for and like Christ? See the … More The Tidal Wave Coming to the American Church
Melancholy with the artist Disclaimer: These weekend links, books and blog reviews do not mean that I agree with all of the content or perspective in any particular link. Their presence here means that I found them either thought provoking, interesting, persuasive, funny, useful, sad, informative, inspiring, and sometimes all of those things. I hope … More Learning to Think Outside of Our Tribes