What About Worship Music?

Man, if there is one thing that sets off controversy among Christians, it’s music!  Some people will insist that traditional church music is the only way to go, and equally impassioned believers will say that contemporary music is a necessity! The movie Footloose (1984 and a remake in 2011) use this tension in the plot
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You Can’t Dive in the Shallow End

We are shallow Christians, rarely venturing into the deep end of the pool, happy to accept mild instead of solid food.  Why is this? We live in culture growing increasingly shallow.  Don’t believe me?  Check out the statistics from a 2007 study from the National Endowment for the Arts regarding reading.  Here is a samp
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Worshiping with Grace

Christian pastor and author Max Lucado wrote about a powerful incident of grace in the book The Applause of Heaven.  He tells the story of Daniel, one of two brothers in Brazil, who dreamed of opening his own gym.  His brother co-signed on the loan so that Daniel could be approved.  But when Daniel came to the bank lat
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Worshiping Well

Upcoming Sermon Series   Worship is the one of the greatest gifts God has ever given His people.  When you read the pages of the Bible, you discover that people have been worshipping God from the beginning and will be forever.  At the beginning of the Bible in the book of Genesis, we see the sons of Adam and Eve o
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Christmas Worship Moments

Because of my vocation, I have the opportunity to have unusual moments for prayer and worship.  One of my favorite memories of prayer was when I was inside and MRI machine for half an hour.  It was actually one of my favorite prayer moments! One of my favorite Christmas worship moments happened during (and after) our l
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