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bar codes.

Do you know what this bar code says? Unless you are able to read bar codes at first glance, I bet you don’t. What strikes me with the above code is that if I didn’t tell you what the code says – you would have no idea.  I [ in this case – the source of the… Read more »

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p e rspect!Ve

My perspective is so much smaller than what I want it to be.. I loose focus on the bigger picture so fast, I forget how big (and great) God is, and I get frustrated far to easily by circumstances, etc…  I want a bigger and better perspective of my life, my family, my town, my church, my… Read more »

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Music in the Church : Results!

Thank you to everyone who participated in the Music in The Church Survey – there was a great response!  I’ve taken away a number of things (which I may post at a later date)… Here are the results – a number of you have been asking to see them: What is your age? Under 14  … Read more »

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What is “Worship” Part 1 : Thankfulness

Trying something new! Rather than just my personal observations. Here is Part 1 of 5 (at this point) As I studying ‘worship’ at Vanguard Bible College a couple years ago, I formed my phylosphy of worship and I beleive it fits with Part 1… Worship can be defined as “A reply of gratitude to God’s… Read more »

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Busy, Busy, Busy…

My default is that my ‘to do’ list gets very long, very quickly – can any one relate?? What I have observed is that this takes quite a toll on my effectiveness and ministry to others (e.i. Family, Neighbors, Colleagues, but most importantly to God and his Son Jesus. I am bombarded with thoughts through… Read more »

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Best “underplayed” Worship Songs (in my opinion)

Picture taken by my best photography friend: Quinn Nisley I am drawn to music… Recently have I have had a couple people ask for some fresh worship songs (that maybe haven’t been played as much as they should have, and that you don’t hear on the Radio too much) so here is my top “underplayed”… Read more »

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Aaron Keyes & Stuart Townend

question the other night in a circle of friends was “do I believe in the power God has in my life? or more pointedly, do I understand God’s power?” … my soul finds rest in god alone, not the circumstances of my day, week, etc…. One of the most refreshing worship songs:

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worship: our response

I’ve had one of those renewed revelations recently after doing some studying about worship. Here are my thoughts: Pretend for a second that you find out your closest friend has ignored you, or used you for their gain, or denied they knew you because of someone they were around thought you were a looser, or… Read more »

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worship and white noise.

white noise – noun 1. Also called white sound. a steady, unvarying, unobtrusive sound, as an electronically produced drone or the sound of rain, used to mask or obliterate unwanted sounds. so I was driving the other day and heard a song on KPNO (the radio), what I did (almost instantly) when I heard it… Read more »

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Crickets Hear Thunder

So Lesley and I were sitting in our living room tonight with a couple of friends discussing some theology and OT while a thunder storm started to creep closer and closer to Wayne. We had the windows open and could hear all the noises of the night: crickets, crickets and more crickets (I make it… Read more »