Worshiping With a Knife

  In the doctrine of biblical hermeneutics there exists the ‘Law of First Mention.” Essentially it means that the first time a word or a concept is mentioned should go on to determine the way it needs to be understood throughout scripture. It is a guiding principle more than anything, and a good one at […]

God in Charge

“Consider the birds of the sky: They don’t sow or reap or gather into barns, yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Aren’t you worth more than they?” Matthew 6:31  “God, who foresaw your tribulation, has specially armed you to go through it, not without pain but without stain.” –C.S. Lewis “The bridge of grace will bear your […]

Singing New Psalms

Written to bless God’s people, Psalm 136 takes on the issues of life, and the grind of the day. I hope it encourages you to give thanks and praises to God. If you feel like it, add your own verses. His love endures forever. Psalm 136, New Bryan Version 1 Give thanks to the Lord, for he is […]

Beyond Worship, [True Understanding]

“But I will sing about your strength. In the morning I will sing about your love. You are my defender, my place of safety in times of trouble. God, my strength, I will sing praises to you.  God, my defender, you are the God who loves me.” Psalm 59:16-17, NCV I’ve always considered singing as strange.  To […]