Category Archives: Spirituality

Best Message I’ve Heard on Christ and the Cross

May 29, 2013 8:02 AM A little over a month ago I attended a conference called The Gospel Coalition with our Senior Pastor, Gary Inrig. I came praying that the Lord would speak to me as I drew near to … Continue reading

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What We Get Out of Worship

May 8, 2013 8:40 AM A friend just sent me this tweet and asked if I thought it was too harsh: “I didn’t get anything out of worship this morning.” “Well, we weren’t worshipping you.” –Chris Bowater I replied that … Continue reading

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Stuck!

April 8, 2013 8:41 AM “On Christ the solid Rock I stand. All other ground is sinking sand…” ~Edward Mote I’m surrounded by thousands of folks who love Jesus, love the church and believe that the strong centrality of the … Continue reading

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The Sunrise

The sunrise is a symbol for the hope I have for 2013. Last week after our band rehearsal on Wednesday I contacted my friend Zach and asked if he would film a sunrise to use on our stage screen during … Continue reading

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The Very Throne Room of Heaven Itself

My friend & long-time partner in worship ministry at Trinity, Jerry Flasschoen recently described the first chapter of John at a Christmas dinner. His description touched my heart. I asked him to write out what he said that I might share it … Continue reading

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The Nearness of God

October 10, 2012 1:36 PM “For behold, those who are far from you shall perish;               you put an end to everyone who is unfaithful to you.             But for me it is good … Continue reading

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The Glory of the Lord in the Worship Service

July 26, 2012 1:16 PM I recently spent a night out in the wilderness near Mt. San Jacinto. Stars spanned from horizon to horizon in every direction, so thick they seemed to be touching one another. We can even see … Continue reading

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Bless the Lord, O my soul

March 28, 2012 8:52 AM I chose to meditate on Psalm 103 as I prepared to lead worship last Sunday. I was introducing a song, 10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord) by Matt Redman. I’ve been looking forward to doing this … Continue reading

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Worshiping without Singing

January 11, 2012 8:53 AM I worshiped last Sunday without singing. Doctor’s orders are that I not sing for the next two months to let my voice heal from an injury that happened back in September. I already sense that … Continue reading

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Loving God, Part 3

Continued from Loving God, Part 2 November 9, 2011 9:39 AM I want to close looking at the promise, “he who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I will love him and manifest myself to him.” (John … Continue reading

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