Category Archives: Christian living

ANTICIPOINTMENT

I love words. I guess that partly explains why I’m a songwriter; there’s something both mysterious and incredibly satisfying about taking a handful of nouns and verbs and shaping them into something new and beautiful. I like cleverness, wordplay, rhyme, alliteration – the whole … Continue reading

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IN MEMORY OF RICH MULLINS

Today is the 20th anniversary of the death of one of my heroes, Rich Mullins. Continue reading

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NIGHT OF WORSHIP THIS SUNDAY!

Night of Worship is returning to Eagle Christian Church (Eagle Campus) on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at 6:30 pm. Join us for 90 minutes of praise and worship. Childcare will be provided (through 3 years old) and a time of food and fellowship will follow! Continue reading

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HOLLOW

Ever been hungry? I mean, really hungry? Stomach-rumbling hungry? You know what doesn’t help at at all when you’re hungry? Talking about food. The idea of food does nothing to satisfy your hunger. Thinking about food and talking about it really just makes … Continue reading

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ARE WE NOT ENTERTAINED?

Awhile back, I let the band and singers have a weekend off while I led worship for five of my church’s services – just me at the piano. This is very different from our usual full-blown production. But I chose … Continue reading

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FULLFILMENT

Like many of you, I do a lot of my Christmas shopping on Amazon. Last year, a few days before Christmas, I realized there was one gift that hadn’t arrived yet. When  I checked I discovered that it hadn’t even … Continue reading

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NIGHT OF WORSHIP THIS SUNDAY

Hey guys! As you know, I’ve mostly taken a break from touring this year, so if you’re in the Boise, Idaho area I hope you’ll come to this Sunday’s Night of Worship at Eagle Christian Church, where I serve as … Continue reading

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SAVED CHICKEN

A few months ago my family stopped for lunch at a little small-town diner while traveling home from visiting my parents. The menu was endlessly entertaining because of the outrageous number of spelling, grammar and punctuation errors. We started counting and then … Continue reading

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MEMORIAL DAY

In honor of Memorial Day (today only – May 30 2016), I’d like to give you guys a free download of “Mrs. Taylor” from my CD “Act of Surrender.” **NOTE: this free MP3 is no longer available** “Mrs. Taylor” is not really … Continue reading

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THINGS COULD BE WORSE

Easter is a truly inconvenient time for a worship pastor to lose his voice. So of course, last Easter, I was sick and (you guessed it) lost my voice. As I was trying to nurse my voice back, I drank a … Continue reading

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