Every now and then, it's important to remind ourselves of what we believe. It refreshes our resolve and passion. It strengthens our foundation of faith. In Scripture, we are told to do certain things (like communion) in remembrance of Christ. So today, I'm reiterating my statement of faith for this blog: What I Believe I … Continue reading What We Believe
Hymn-writing has been practiced by believers for centuries. We can trace that all the way back to the book of Psalms. David, Solomon, Moses, Asaph, and the sons of Korah all have psalms attributed to them. We also have songs by Miriam (Ex. 15:21), Deborah (Jg. 5), Hannah (1 Sam. 2), Mary (Lk. 1:46-55), and … Continue reading Why Believers Should Write Hymns
"Who is God, and why do Christians worship Him?" To some, it would seem that God is selfish and prideful for wanting and accepting the praise and worship of so many people. To put it bluntly, God would be selfish to want it if He wasn't worthy of it. So, what we should really be … Continue reading Love God: He is Worthy
I've had a song stuck in my head for the last few weeks: Is He Worthy? by Andrew Peterson. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OIahc83Kvp4 These beautiful, God-honoring words are derived from the pages of Scripture. Revelation 5, specifically. And I saw in the right hand of Him who sat on the throne a scroll written inside and on the … Continue reading Fuel Friday: Is He Worthy?