Behind the Music ~ My King

“Our Lord and God, you are worthy to receive glory and honor and power, because you have created all things, and by your will they exist and were created.” Revelation 4:11 Many worship songs are me/I centered, what can God do for me, what has He done for me, I am this or that because ofContinue reading “Behind the Music ~ My King”

Behind the Music ~ Confess & Be Healed

“Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person has great power as it is working.” James 5:16 “If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.” 1 John 1:9 I have quotedContinue reading “Behind the Music ~ Confess & Be Healed”

Behind the Music ~ Jesus Is

“Whom have I in heaven but you? And there is nothing on earth that I desire besides you. My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.” Psalm 73:25-26 Society says you are enough, dig deep, you are strong….but the fact is….I’m not. I’m not enough, I’m notContinue reading “Behind the Music ~ Jesus Is”

I Will Sing

“I will sing to the Lord all my life; I will sing praise to my God while I live.” Psalm 104:33 “My heart is confident, God; I will sing; I will sing praises with the whole of my being.” Psalm 108:1 “My tongue sings about your promise, for all your commands are righteous.” Psalm 119:172Continue reading “I Will Sing”

Behind the Music ~ The Beauty of Your Grace

“For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God.” Ephesians 2:8 ESV A new song, a free gift, a sweet reminder… God’s grace. God’s grace is simply too much for us to comprehend. First of all, God saved us by His grace through faith in Him.Continue reading “Behind the Music ~ The Beauty of Your Grace”

Behind the Music ~ Shine

“Let your light shine before others.” Matthew 5:16 The writing below is from an offender who was at Algoa Correctional Center, he read this to the congregation one Friday night at the end of one of our services last August. As I listened to him speak I was inspired to write “Shine”. I opened theContinue reading “Behind the Music ~ Shine”

Behind the Music ~ Surrender

“Then Jesus told his disciples, ‘If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me. For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake will find it.’” Matthew 16:24-25 I wrote this song in April 2019, it is my testimony song. As part of ourContinue reading “Behind the Music ~ Surrender”

Behind the Music ~ This Jesus (Beautiful Jesus)

“Fellow Israelites, listen to these words: This Jesus of Nazareth was a man attested to you by God with miracles, wonders, and signs that God did among you through him, just as you yourselves know. Though he was delivered up according to God’s determined plan and foreknowledge, you used lawless people to nail him toContinue reading “Behind the Music ~ This Jesus (Beautiful Jesus)”

Behind the Music ~ There is Hope

“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to his great mercy, he has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.” 1 Peter 1:3 This song itself came about in just a couple hours. The power went off duringContinue reading “Behind the Music ~ There is Hope”

Behind the Music ~ Once Again

“He put a new song in my mouth, a song of praise to our God. Many will see and fear, and put their trust in the LORD.” Psalm 40:3 This song was (mostly) written in the Fall of 2018. I’m sure you’ve heard, read the scripture regarding the Lord putting a new song in ourContinue reading “Behind the Music ~ Once Again”