Kara commented on the post, Scared and Sacred: An Excerpt from <em>Adorning the Dark</em> 3 weeks ago
“Take thy thoughts captive. Put them to music. Fling them away from yourself. Love your neighbor as yourself.”
I hear God saying to me, “Take your words and your songs. Bury them in the backyard. Ask Me for the impossible.” Like George Matheson said, “O Cross that liftest up my head, I dare not ask to fly from Thee, I lay in dust life’s glory,…[Read more]
I find rest in the fortress of these truths from the Word:
“Most men will proclaim every one his own goodness: but a faithful man who can find?” Prov. 20:6
“Let us not become conceited, provoking envying each other” Galatians 5:26
“Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests of others.” Philippians…[Read more]
You’ve heard of BYOB, (ok, maybe not) but I’ll wager you’ve never heard of BBYB! The Books By Your Bed. This is the forum where you tell all. What are the titles lingering in that privileged place? How many inches tall is your beloved stack? Better yet, how many stacks are stacked there? Which book has been there longest, waiting patiently for y…[Read more]
I’ve had a personal relationship with Christ since I was a child, but while listening to this song yesterday I had never felt He was so personally involved with me, in me, all of me, for Himself. Who am I? He is so good.
I hear the musical themes in this song link the listener to the next album. Nice.
I am encouraged to sobbing, flowing tears by this song; I can live for Jesus and I can die for Him. It is an anthem. AP, tremendous. Thank you for choosing to cover this song. Ben Shive, how would we have heard this otherwise? Sing it strong, we are listening. Our hearts need good cheer for our road ahead.
Kara commented on the post, Resurrection Letters: One Album, Three Parts, Ten Years 1 year ago
Move over Don Francisco, right?
Your story seems to echo David’s in Psalm 40.
Thank you for these new songs.