From praise

Sounds like joy

I am working alongside the musicians in our city, for the upcoming City Wide Worship night.  The characteristic trait of these loud lunged souls is their joy.  They laugh and then worship, and then laugh.  The infusion of humor and humility make for refreshing company. God’s word- is clear our tribe’s sound is joy.  Take a moment to read…

City Wide Worship- Save the Date

“Lift Your Voice” May 2nd The Surc Theatre It’s full sound, a full room of Jesus worshippers. All are wanted and welcome. The voice of your watchmen—they lift up their voice; together they sing for joy; for eye to eye they see the return of the Lord to Zion. (‭Isaiah‬ ‭52‬:‭8‬ ESV) Go on up…

Poem read @CityWideWorship

All the words sung from that time-split day Hinge on this one man this lamb of God Held fast by His solid will The will of the Father made Mountain strong in the love of His Son Oh dare see our dark world Without this bold act of humble love No melody would fill the air  Yet now a true sound carries forward Generations of men and women loud lunged  With skill and sound sing out The fire of God’s Spirit burning in their chest as His violent act is remembered  Love suffered long became our sin And inspires our…

Hosanna

Praise comes from a place deeper than circumstance, stronger than death, more real than our reality- my prayer is that the Spirit of the Lord will awaken the deep praise you were born to give! Christ spoke of His cross saying, for this cause I came into the world- He finished the cause.  He completed all that was required for our redemption. No more complete a time than now to praise Him. The Kingdom came with the entry of such a noble King. Rocks would have cried out. And that cry of praise went forth just at the simple entry…