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New Book: Hymns of Passion and Resurrection

New Book: Hymns of Passion and Resurrection

I am pleased new announce a new collection of hymns of Christ’s passion and resurrection. This is simply all of the passion/resurrection hymns included in Hymns to the Living God, published in a format convenient for home gatherings, or even church services. You may purchase the print or Kindle editions here. . You have full permission… Continue Reading

Thine Be the Glory

Thine Be the Glory

Thine be the glory, risen, conquering Son; endless is the victory Thou o’er death hast won. Angels in bright raiment rolled the stone away, kept the folded grave-clothes where Thy body lay. Refrain: Thine be the glory, risen, conquering Son; endless is the victory Thou o’er death hast won. Lo! Jesus meets us. Risen from… Continue Reading

A Resurrection Psalm

A Resurrection Psalm

Paul commands us to sing psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs. We can (and do!) debate the identity of hymns and spiritual songs, but we know what a psalm is. And for this reason, our church has adopted the practice of regularly singing the psalms. In particular, we have a “psalm of the month,” which we… Continue Reading

Until the Morning Star Arises

Until the Morning Star Arises

During the early- to mid-1990s I was busy with doctoral work while planting and pastoring a church in a small town outside of Dallas. One of my best friends from seminary pastored a Regular Baptist congregation in Leavenworth, Kansas. During our conversations he began to talk about meeting a brilliant young professor from Calvary Bible… Continue Reading

The Lord’s Day, part 2

The Lord’s Day, part 2

The phrase “the Lord’s Day” is used only one time in the Scriptures, and it comes in the final book of the New Testament. In Revelation 1:10 the apostle John describes himself being “in the Spirit on the Lord’s Day” when he received revelation from Jesus Christ Himself. The word “Lord’s” is the Greek word kuriake,… Continue Reading