Music Matters | Embracing Emotion in Worship Music

Music Matters | Embracing Emotion in Worship Music

Music means according to how it feels. I closed the last iteration of this series by pointing out that musical meaning is often constructed around – and uses the material of – its emotional content or ability to invoke or evoke emotion. So how exactly does music...
Advent Suggestions to Help Your Soul Feel Its Worth

Advent Suggestions to Help Your Soul Feel Its Worth

One of my guilty pleasures is satellite radio, and in this holy season it ensures that I do not have to listen to “Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer,” “Jingle Bell Rock” and “The Christmas Song” ad nauseum. I can actually listen to some sacred music, which I did on a...