– Music styles are languages. It takes all kinds of languages to communicate God’s love to all kinds of people.
– Authenicity is NOT a style of music. What makes music authentic is the character of the musician playing it.
– Churches have a million times more local connections around the world than any news agency or govt. could dream of having.
– Street vendors know a brand LABEL doesn’t guarantee an item is genuine. It’s also true for those claiming to be Christians.
Knowledge of the Bible never comes by intuition. It can only be obtained by diligent, regular, daily, attentive, wakeful reading.
C. S. Lewis
– No creature that deserved Redemption would need to be redeemed.
– You and I have need of the strongest spell that can be found to wake us from the evil enchantment of worldliness.
The characteristic of a disciple is not that he does good things, but that he is good in his motives.
Paul David Tripp
Corporate worship is designed to remind you once again what your real needs are and how these needs are fully met in God and God alone.
The disciples had almost no information about Jesus. Just a person, an invitation and a hunch. That’s still enough.