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Video of Father Singing a Worship Song to His Preemie Baby Goes Viral

Video of Father Singing a Worship Song to His Preemie Baby Goes Viral

A TikTok video of a Texas father singing a worship song to his son born prematurely is going viral.

The Need for a Robust Understanding of Congregational Singing

The Need for a Robust Understanding of Congregational Singing

Throughout the biblical texts, music is also connected to prophecy and to dealing with evil spirits. Jesus and the apostles sang a hymn after the Last Supper, according to two of the Gospels. The Apostle Paul specifically associates singing with being filled with the Spirit in his epistle to the church at Ephesus. And, in John’s Revelation of what is constantly happening around the throne of God, there is lots of singing, sometimes accompanied by harps. Music also is part of the culmination of the creation story. 

Amy Grant Released from Hospital, Postpones Upcoming Shows following Bike Accident

Amy Grant Released from Hospital, Postpones Upcoming Shows following Bike Accident

Christian singer and songwriter Amy Grant has been sent home from the hospital and has postponed her upcoming shows after she was in a bicycle accident last week.

Aventer Gray Shares Encouraging Update about Pastor John Gray's Health

Aventer Gray Shares Encouraging Update about Pastor John Gray's Health

Aventer Gray issued an encouraging health update about her husband, megachurch pastor John Gray, who was recently hospitalized for a week with a life-threatening saddle pulmonary embolism.

Spiritual Explosion — 'My Eyes Have Seen the King'

Spiritual Explosion — 'My Eyes Have Seen the King'

A desire to truly experience God runs deep within our veins. However, for most Christians, experiencing God is either elusive and frightening or impossible and improbable. But to the thirsty pilgrim, God’s presence is a wellspring of life. Do we fight for it, or let it fade away? Do we contend for a deeper walk with God, or complain about our life? Do we pursue God like never before, or postpone intimacy?

Prioritizing Your Relationship with God Is Essential

Prioritizing Your Relationship with God Is Essential

Why is it true that the only relationship that matters is your personal relationship to a personal Redeemer and Lord? The biblical answer to our question is clear: God made us in his image (Genesis 1:26) for personal relationship with himself (cf. Revelation 3:20). As the Westminster Shorter Catechism states, “Man’s chief end is to glorify God and to enjoy him forever.”

Christians Should Pray to God Simply Because He Is Our Father, Not Because We Need Something

Christians Should Pray to God Simply Because He Is Our Father, Not Because We Need Something

Transactional religion, from the Greco-Roman world to today, treats God’s word and power as instruments to be used for our purposes. We need to measure the news and everything else we experience in this fallen world through the prism of God’s unchanging, authoritative, completely true word. We need to read, pray, and worship for God’s glory rather than our own, to live for his honor above our own, to commune with our Creator for no reason except to be with our Father, to love our Lord and our neighbor for their sakes rather than ours. Anything less makes the King of the universe a means to our end. This is idolatry, and it is dangerous.

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