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May 18 – Scandalous!

Acts 25; Ruth 1-2; Psalm 47 Religious disputes are the worst, aren’t they? You see it on a small scale when churches split. There are anecdotal tales among Baptists about churches splitting over a vote on the color of the … Continue reading

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April 10 – Heart Language

Acts 2:1-13; Deuteronomy 13-14; Job 10 Charles Emerson Winchester (the third) was a character on the TV show M*A*S*H that was known for being aloof and pompous. He did not belong in Korea as an army surgeon, he was destined … Continue reading

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December 12 – Praise Him!

Isaiah 12:2-6; Amos 8:4-12; 2 Corinthians 9:1-15 One of the greatest things about Christmas is the music. Whether it’s people singing, or humming, songs about the birth of Jesus or a church musical, songs of praise ring through the air. … Continue reading

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December 11 – Greatness

Zephaniah 3:14-20; Isaiah 12:2-6; Philippians 4:4-7; Luke 3:7-18 There have been a lot of great people in history. You know that they were great because their last name appears to be “the Great.” We normally think of kings or emperors: … Continue reading

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August 8 – What’s Your Song?

Psalm 89:1-18; 2 Chronicles 33:1-17; Hebrews 11:1-7 We’ve all had it happen. Maybe we saw a commercial on TV. Maybe we heard it on the radio. Maybe it was that annoying person on the elevator humming the whole time we … Continue reading

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April 7 – Fiddling Around

Psalm 30; Isaiah 5:11-17; Revelation 3:14-22 We’ve all heard the story about Nero fiddling while Rome burned. Nero may not have been a good leader, but he was the best fiddler of his day. Ok, let’s face it, he was … Continue reading

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October 1 – Sing!

Revelation 1; Nehemiah 1-2; Psalm 96 There is a power to music. It soothes the soul. It help us focus and clears our minds from distraction. It sets an atmosphere. Have you ever gone into a store that wasn’t playing … Continue reading

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February 2 – Let’s Get Loud!

Luke 23:26-56; Genesis 42; Psalm 33 I have a friend who loves to worship God, but he doesn’t like a lot of the new music. He especially doesn’t like the volume. He’s said on numerous occasions that “God’s not deaf.” … Continue reading

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June 8 – Sing Sing Sing!

Romans 13; 1 Samuel 25; Psalm 68 There have been a lot of articles recently about people not singing in church. “The songs are different.” “The music’s different.” “They aren’t leading music, they’re performing.” While these criticisms may or may … Continue reading

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December 4 – Praise the Lord!

Ephesians 1; Ezekiel 4-5; Psalm 150 One of the greatest things about this time of the year is the music. . I like the traditional Christmas songs that don’t even talk about Christ because they’re just fun. I love the … Continue reading

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