What we need in the churches is the Holy Ghost and fire. We need what the old time saints had. More than anything else they had a dedication to God. When they prayed you knew that God was there.
Only one word for this performance. WOW. WHEN WORSHIP SHOWS UP AT THE VOICE!
Our team set this hymn to music for the release of my book, God and Hamilton: Spiritual Themes From The Life of Alexander Hamilton & the Broadway Musical He Inspired. It offers a snapshot into Hamilton and his relationship with God.
Can you remember a time when someone saw potential in you and called it out? A time that someone encouraged you, believed in you, and cast a vision for your future? These moments have the power to alter the entire direction of our lives.
Partially paid for via crowdfunding website IndieGoGo, ‘The Golden Thread’ is Portland, Oregon singer songwriter Andrew Serino’s first full length album.
Singing is a happy and natural expression of those who follow Jesus. It is highly appropriate and very encouraging for disciples to lift their songs together and focus their music on the Lord and His Majesty.
While organs still intone “A Mighty Fortress” and congregations continue to sing just one more stanza of “Power in the Blood,” a new set of “standards” such as “He is Exalted” and “Shout to the Lord” – led by “worship teams” wielding guitars and electronic keyboards–have joined the ancient call to worship.
Most would agree that the extent to which Christian hip hop lyrics are explicitly Christian seems to vary between bands. The most prominent Christian rappers have been tobyMac, who was the first rapper to have success in the mainstream Christian music scene, and Lecrae, who has emerged recently on the mainstream rap scene.
If worship is an act of total devotion, then it demands our minds as well as our hearts.