Tag: Worship

Holiness, Worship, Discipleship

Have you noticed our tendency to mechanise the human and Christian experience of life? Back in our church planting days, we noticed that much of the relevant theory viewed a new church as a mechanism which could be adjusted by programs and processes,

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Let everything that has breath (in honour of Gillian Briggs)

Praise the Lord! Praise the Lord, O my soul! I will praise the Lord as long as I live; I will sing praises to my God while I have my being. (Psalm 146:1-2) This is Gillian Briggs.  It’s her facebook

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Q&A: Having just looked up Psalm 149.3 I came upon this… What do you make of it and what is your opinion?

Anonymous asks: Having just looked up Psalm 149.3 I came upon this item (http://www.freedomministries.org.uk/masters/idiom11c.shtml)  What do you make of it and what is your opinion? OK.  Psalm 149.3 in the ESV is this: Let them praise his name with dancing,

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Distilling worship

I ended a recent post with these words: “[It is best] to begin with worship and actively work from there, by his grace alone, all the way to the end.”  Which is all well, and good, but what is worship?

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Q&A: What is your current reason for living?

Asked by Anonymous. Thanks for the question.  There will be a more complete answer when I write about the recent season of my life soon. But the simple and quick answer is this: worship.  My reason for living is to

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