“Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass – it’s about learning to dance in the rain.” Vivian Greene During the Summer of 2005 I had the once-in-a-lifetime experience of climbing the Great Wall of China – and it rained. As we trudged across the slippery stones, I remember feeling a […]Read more "Singing in the Rain – The Choice to Worship"
Okay, I’ll admit it. I watch reality television shows, and I actually like it. Let’s face it – as annoying as they can be, it really is entertaining to watch regular, everyday people take on extreme challenges. And it’s even more entertaining to hear what’s going through their head the entire time! Which is […]Read more "X: My “X-Factor” Experience and the Reality About Reality Television"
Wicked was the first and only Broadway musical I had the privilege of seeing in New York City, and the experience was everything I dreamed it would be. To celebrate our anniversary, my wife and I had flown to New York for the weekend and before we knew it, we found ourselves strolling down […]Read more "W: “Wicked” Redemption"
Jammin’ to children’s tunes isn’t typically one of my favorite past-times, but there are some children’s songs that contain such deep meaning and such rich truth, that we ought to grasp onto them for dear life while we’re young and hold onto them for the rest of our days. One of these songs is […]Read more "J: Jesus Loves Me – The Simple Truth that Changes Everything"
During our “snack break” in a preaching class last night, an Asian gentleman said, “You’re a worship leader. Can you tell me, what is the difference between Christian music and secular music?” Now that woke me up! Seriously. I really had to think about that one. Throughout history, each generation has held a certain collection […]Read more "The One Difference Between Songs of Worship & Secular Music"