thanks man?

as i sauntered home, critiquing the song just sung and remembering my desire to keep raising the bar for myself, i started talking to God and the words "thanks man" came to mind.but just as quickly came the thought, "what?! God's not one of my boys!"my justin blogged the other day (or week, or whatever) …

after this

i'm in the midst of a class that's forcing me to wonder about my place in the worship-music world. i want to do music. i want to worship. but i don't want to do worship music all the time. it's not because i don't enjoy worship. it's just hard for me to know how i …

…i messed up

it has been a couple months since my resolve: to tell people that i'm not sure what i'm doing post MDiv, that i don't know where God's leading, but i know it's something beyond what i can imagine. well, just yesterday i forgot that resolve. let's be real. when a potential future employer says "so …

strumming

my pain with his fingers singing my life with his words killing me softly with his song telling my whole life with his words no wonder it's such a great song...it comes from poetry. good words = good lyrics = great music = fantastically fun performance = fun was had by all = what i …

the difference

i sing from time to time. the difference between an enjoyable music experience and a regrettable music experience is intentionality. today i was intentional and i enjoyed it. i teach 3 days a week. the difference between an energizing session and a boring session is intentionality. today i bored myself. i do homework just about …

love.music

there's something great yet awful about beautiful music: it energizes, encourages and then makes you stay up a little later so you can write about it. trust me...it's making me do this! i will lack sleep tomorrow because of music. it's NOT my fault. i am NOT in control of this. haha i'll always enjoy …