Music


Christmas is just around the corner. Literally 45 days and counting…. (Where exactly does time go?) And now is the time to be downloading Christmas music so that you can start feeling all festive. I need to know. What Christmas album and/or song do you consider required listening? Here are mine, don’t judge. Album: Kenny and Dolly’s “Once Upon Christmas” Song: Wham’s “Last Christmas” I...

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Beautiful Things


Posted By on Sep 22, 2010 in Music, The Life I Live | 36 comments

Sometimes my singleness feels like a curse, a crazy-never-ending-not-sure-what-is-wrong-with-me-but-surely-it-is-something-obvious-why-won’t-anyone-tell-me curse. But lately instead of pouting, struggling, fighting through this season of singleness, I have been dwelling on the opportunities this season provides. I have been shifting from a posture of doubt, frustration, and impatience to a posture of trust, privilege, and hope....

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Enough

Enough


Posted By on Jul 11, 2010 in Music, The Life I Live | 17 comments

Logically I KNOW that I have enough. But my feelings never seem to be logical. (Oh, how I wish they were.) So…I find myself haphazardly fluctuating between wanting more and feeling…just plain overwhelmed. In my relationships, at work, with my piles of stuff, it’s never enough until…it feels like too much. Oh, how I want to live life with a spirit of contentment, a spirit of joy, a spirit of peace, a spirit of...

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If you’ve been around here for awhile, you know I am a big fan of John Mark McMillan and his song, “How He Loves.” Big fan. Such a big fan that I had 9 of my blogging friends share their thoughts on the song. Such a big fan that I begged my friend Stephen Brewster to give me whatever John Mark McMillan tracks he had so I could feed the frenzy. And to stop me from pestering him, he relented and gave me a copy of The...

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Over the last two weeks, I’ve asked some friends to share their impressions about John Mark McMillan’s How He Loves. These posts have been so good for me. They’ve been food for my soul. I have loved each and every one. Their beauty lies in their uniqueness. Yesterday, inspired by the series Bill Cahusac shared his thoughts on the song in a post called Loves Like a Hurricane. I read it. It is wonderful and inspiring....

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I just love that Stephen Brewster is wrapping up the How He Loves series. A few months ago as the Senior Director of Marketing for Integrity Music, Stephen introduced me to John Mark McMillan and the song that inspired this series. Even more, I love that Stephen, his lovely wife, and beautiful kids just moved to Nashville last week to be a part of Cross Point. God is good. And the world is small. Find his blog here. And his twitter...

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