Unto Us

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“Unto us a child is born.” [Isaiah 9:6] Are you grieved by the “us” versus “them” mentality that seems so pervasive in our world today? We are too. As we are compelled to see, live, and share the vision of multicultural, Jesus-centered worshiping communities, we find that there is no room for “us” and “them.” In Christ, there is no division of culture or gender or generation. There is only us. We believe us is […]

What Good Is It? (Part 2)

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For almost 9 months, my co-worker JT and I had been teaching a Nepali worship team each Saturday at our Proskuneo School of the Arts. It all started when the pastor of a local Nepali church brought 5 young people to me and said, “this is our worship team.” None of them knew how to play any instruments, but evidently they were willing. And, their church desperately needed musicians. So, it had been decided that […]

What Good Is It? (Part 1)

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I had just finished leading worship at a large church conference in a major city. My friend and I were on our way back to the hotel when Victor, an African-American man, asked us for money. Neither of us had any, so we told him so. He seemed to understand and said “Well, pray for me.”  And, so, even though we were already past him, we turned around. I asked him his name. And, I […]