Archive for January, 2014

True Religion – “Mercy”

Posted: 28th January 2014 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship
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Religion’s definition: “a specific fundamental set of beliefs and practices generally agreed upon by a number of persons or sects…” (Dictionary.com) As Christians we often hear the phrase “it’s not about religion, it’s about a relationship!” True as that statement may be — Christianity it is still a religion. There are beliefs that need to […]

Salt

Posted: 27th January 2014 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship
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“You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? It is no longer good for anything, except to be thrown out and trampled underfoot.” Matthew 5:13 (NIV) Have you ever meditated on this verse? What does our Lord mean when says we are […]

His Freedom

Posted: 26th January 2014 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship

In Psalm 51, David cries out to our Lord in a beautiful, awesome tone of repentance. He says this in verse 3 “For I know my transgressions, and my sin is always before me.,” in acknowledgement of his nature and total dependence upon the Lord’s salvation and mercy. We do not forget the sin we […]

Lead by Example

Posted: 17th January 2014 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship
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“An effective corporate worship leader, aided and led by the Holy Spirit, skillfully combines biblical truth with music to magnify the worth of God and the redemptive work of Jesus Christ, thereby motivating the gathered church to join him/her in proclaiming and cherishing the truth about God and seeking to live all of life for […]

Lead me in your way everlasting!

Posted: 5th January 2014 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship

Father, Holy uncreated One! Eternal love, Everlasting Truth, Abundant Life and Narrowest of Way! Lead me in your way everlasting. May I always walk in Your gift of life desperate for Your love, humble through the journey, with undignified praise for You alone. Help me find beauty in the simple things in life A kind […]