Music is the nuclear reactor of congregational worship. It is where much of the radioactive material is stored, where a good bit of the energy is generated and, alas, where congregational melt down is most likely to occur.
-Thomas Long, Can’t Wait for Sunday, Page 119
I don’t think there is one element of a church that could be more divisive, or unifying.
We get emotional about the things we care about – love of family, patriotism, death, victory, and sports. is it any wonder that humans would get emotional about their religion?
-the wonder of worship, keith drury, page one hundred-fourteen
these last two quotes i have posted are from a book that i am reading for my church music and worship class. last night i got one point five hours of sleep because of the two thousand word paper i was writing for that class. sweet.
“next to the word of God, the nobel art of music is the greatest treasure in the world. it controls our thoughts, minds, hearts, and spirits.”
-martin luther, the wonder of worship by keith drury, page four
New deviation I made tonight before volleyball practice. I don’t know why…I just wanted to design something. Kinda been playing with that font for awhile, so here it is.
Have a good night all.