Category: Worship

Accountability, Musings, Worship

What creates unity and maintains fellowship?

For the last 5 months I have been studying and teaching 1 Corinthians, Paul’s letter to a dysfunctional, divided, immature, selfish and immoral group of churches. One general recurring question that continues to resurface as I study is, “what creates unity?” or “how do we maintain fellowship?” If a church started by Paul in a …

Musings, Resources, Worship

Background and Depth of Handel’s Messiah

I did something this week that I have never done before–I listened to the whole of Handel’s Messiah (two sittings).  But the reason was not because I’m a big fan of classical choral music.  Actually my musical tastes are much more eclectic and not that sophisticated. The reason I listened was in appreciation for the …