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…

What Do You Do When Life Gets Bad?

Mandy┬áloved music. She was a standout vocalist at her high school, and began attending Colorado State University to study music education. She loved music, she was good at it, and she was pursuing a career doing what she loved. Who could ask for more? But then things took a turn. She began noticing that she…