God was Israel’s Prophet, Priest, and King. As their King he ruled. As their Prophet, he delivered truth, and as their Priest he guided them into reconciliation with him and fantastic worship. Following Israel’s salvation from Egypt, God … Called Israel to worship Showed up with a more intimate manifestation of glory Focused his people’s … More Oh, that God would stir our hearts!
God blessed Abraham. He came to him, called him from his idolatrous family, and sent him packing toward the Land of Promise. To him, real-estate and descendants were promised in abundance. He would walk with God and be spiritually blessed, and in response he would become a blessing to others — to the entire earth. … More Why do you give?
In a day and age when most traditional churches exclusively sang psalms, Isaac Watts (1647-1748) became a fervent contemporary writer of hymns. As the story goes, when as a young man he complained to his father about the monotonous way Christians sung in worship, his father, a leading deacon in the congregation, retorted, “Well then young … More Perhaps the Best Contemporary Worship Song Ever Written