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No More Fugues

The idea that one would build a chair or write a fugue for the sake of making the best chair or music one can is foreign to our culture, even our religious ...

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God Was Listening

For 37 years I've taught piano, rewarding my students not only for mastery but effort. Points are earned for memory work, amount of practice, written ...

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Learning the Second Verse

Our children's church, which I directed, was putting on a play for Christmas. As I began planning the music, I asked one of my daughters and another little ...

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All Music Belongs to God

Secular music, do you say, belongs to the devil? Does it? Well, if it did I would plunder him for it, for he has no right to a single note of the whole ...

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Another Day in Paradise

Last year's song of the year was called Another Day in Paradise by Phil Collins. The song tells about a beggar in the street asking, "Can you ...

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Envying Mozart

Remember the story of Mozart's life told from the perspective of Antonio Salieri. The play and the film were both called Amadeus. Salieri was the ...

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Worship Needs Time to Build

If a good sermon needs time to develop and drive home a point, so does authentic worship. Worship needs at least fifteen to twenty minutes to build.

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Desensitized by Science

If I had my life to live over again, I would have made it a rule to read some poetry and listen to some music at least once a week; for perhaps the part ...

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"Willing" Means "Able"

Ira D. Sankey was helping with his father's business and working as a local revenue collector, married and with one child, when Moody's path crossed ...

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Do You Have a Song?

Somehow, about forty percent of churchgoers seem to have picked up the idea that "singing in church is for singers." The truth is that "singing ...

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