FREE DOWNLOAD – The Father’s Song: The Symphony of Scripture

The Bible can be an intimidating book to get a handle on. For starters, its not actually a book (singular) but rather an entire library of 66 books written over many centuries by various authors in varying historical contexts, for various reasons, employing very different literary genres. Yet, amazingly for those who put in the…

Moses & the 40-Year Band Rehearsal

One divine melody permeates the grand narrative of redemptive history.  In The Father’s Song series, Jeremy guides us through the biblical narrative–from Genesis to Revelation–with “ears to hear” the penetrating God-beat keeping everything in sync. This excerpt is called describes the 40-year stubbornness of Moses and Israel in the desert. I spent several years substitute…

FATHER’S SONG (13): Dancing Together As One (Paul & NT Letters)

Jesus lived his entire life completely swept up in the rhythms of The Father’s Song. Remember that in the very beginning, before the creation of the world, all that existed was the eternal dance of the Trinity. Father, Son and Holy Spirit enjoying pure, self-giving, mutual joy and love between their three eternally distinct persons….

FATHER’S SONG (12): More Than Sheet Music (Jesus)

As the OT comes to a close, God’s plan to bring a tone-deaf and clumsy footed people back into the harmonious rhythms of The Father’s Song seems a giant failure. If only these notes on a page could become music in one’s ear.  If only someone could learn to play each note perfectly, perhaps the…

FATHER’S SONG (11): Country Break-Up Songs (Prophets)

There is the right song for every situation.  There is music for every mood.  And everyone’s musical library should include a good collection of quality break-up songs. Country music provides plenty of options for this category.  My go-to-guy for heart-wrenching, gut-punching break-up songs is without question Chris Isaak. I bought Chris Isaak’s Forever Blue album…

FATHER’S SONG (10): Elevator Music (Solomon)

If you want a powerful image of what it looks like to living in tune with The Father’s Song and in perfect step with the Spirit, watch an episode of Dancing With the Stars. The dancers must be in perfect step with one another; but even more importantly they must be intimately familiar with the…

FATHER’S SONG (9): Israel’s iPod (Psalms)

I have over 2,000 songs in my iTunes library.  I also have a much smaller “Playlist” of all my favorites: songs that make me smile and move me to dancing, songs that evoke significant memories, songs I’ve shared with special friends, songs that comfort me and songs that move me to tears.  Skimming through another…

FATHER’S SONG (8): David Sings the National Anthem

One divine melody permeates the grand narrative of redemptive history.  In this series, Jeremy is guiding us through the biblical narrative–from Genesis to Revelation–with “ears to hear” the penetrating God-beat keeping everything in sync. The winner of the second season of the ancient Near Eastern version of American Idol was the electrifying, rags-to-riches shepherd boy…