"The chorus then echoes the foundational, formative truth of our faith, without which we simply don’t have what we think we have..."
"What a great encouragement for us today...too good to just keep for ourselves, isn't it..."
"Maybe this is you right now, maybe you’re in the middle of God’s loving, re-aligning, teaching discipline..."
"Is it possible to offer worship that we love, but that God does not?"
"I have no doubt that if they, or we for that matter, return to Him and put away all elements of our lives that render us cows of Bashan, that He has a life prepared for us that exceeds our wildest dreams."
"Before Jeroboam II, houses in Israel were, apparently, much the same size, a lot like my German experience. Then, around the eighth century B.C., things started to change and there was a big neighborhood, and a small neighborhood, a place with large houses full of fancy stuff, and a place with small, crowded, cheap houses with cheap stuff."
"...all the more reason to keep the cross of Christ central to our lives."