MM: Parents Are Not Jesus

This Music Monday will be  a bit unconventional. It somewhat diverges from our normal Music Monday guidelines since I want to highlight the main message of the song itself. This song by Shane and Shane is simple and has ministered to my heart in a simple way. Looking at my baby girl, I do understand what…

Music Monday: “Dear Refuge of My Weary Soul”

Disclaimers: I am not a musical expert. The opinions I give are just my thoughts as a listener. The passages and theological observations made are what run through my mind when I listen. I have no spoken to the author and heard anything regarding the foundations of these passages. Theological Comment(s): This is a must…

Music Monday: Poverty Nor Riches (Ghost Ship)

We have introduced a Ghost Ship song before. But this particular song has recently been on repeat for me. I love the song’s allusions to Proverbs 30:7-9. Which is one of the only prayers in the entire book:  “Two things I asked of You, Do not refuse me before I die: 8 Keep deception and…

Music Monday: Sojourn Music and “Only Your Blood”

I have enjoyed the efforts and musicianship of Sojourn Music for quite sometime now. Though they aren’t too well known in the contemporary Christian music world, but any Christian who appreciates sound theology coupled with good music will enjoy them. In the future, I’ll post some songs that I’ve personally enjoyed from them, but I’ll start it off…

Music Monday: “Made Alive” by Citizens

Today’s Music Monday is “Made Alive” by Citizens. There is actually an instructional video and free chord charts online. Disclaimers: I am not a musical expert. The opinions I give are just my thoughts as a listener. The passages and theological observations made are what run through my mind when I listen. I have no…

Music Monday, “He Will Hold Me Fast” (Norton Hall Band)

Today’s Music Monday comes again from Norton Hall Band‘s second hymns album. This hymn is entitled, “He Will Hold Me Fast.” Disclaimers: (1) The Scripture passages used may not have been as inspiration for the writing of the song. These are just passages that the song has caused me to think about or are theologically related…