On Setting Up an Easter Playlist

On Easter morning, I opened the music app on my phone and noticed something: . Spotify doesn't recommend a Resurrection Sunday playlist. Or even an Easter playlist. If it had been October 4, instead of April 4, they would have already been recommending a Christmas playlist. So why not Easter? Then it occurred to me:…

Ways to Worship

The surprising thing about the New Testament is that it gives very few particulars regarding how the early church worshiped. There are important clues, yes. There are key elements, for sure. But the NT is surprisingly light on liturgy. There simply is no simple formula (though churches I've been a part of my entire life…

What’s saving you?

What's saving you right now? I remember reading that quote a few years back, and it's stuck with me since. To me, the quote isn't saying we need something new to save us. It doesn't mean that there is salvation anywhere but in Jesus, the one who embodied salvation. Instead, it's a reference to the…