I Wish More Churches Focused On Confirmation

My spiritual formation has been a "chop-suey" of evangelical traditions and cultures. I was raised in a conservative Chinese Church, where people tried their best to raise us (the millennial generation).  Children's and Youth ministry was a mix of "trial and error" and "grass root" movements, which were impactful nonetheless.  Were they perfect? No, but... Continue Reading →

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God & Human Sacrifices…Wait What About Jesus? 

Lately I have been trying to wrap my brian around this question... If God (Yahweh) does not accept human sacrifices, how could Jesus’ sacrifice be an acceptable payment for our sins? In Deuteronomy 12:31 & 18:10, Yahweh states that he is different than all the other pagan gods and will not accept human sacrifices. All... Continue Reading →

Hatred: The Way I Was Created

This has been a bloody summer. It has been heart wrenching. Every time I hear one of the stories, whether if it is 300 people being slaughtered or just one…my heart sinks. Before, we could turn a blind-eye and go “oh that’s in another country” but now we can’t. We are being forced to realize... Continue Reading →

Why I Choose Cuss Words

If you know me, you should know one thing; I love music. I mean, I LOVE music as in I could easily listen to over 60 hours of music a week. I enjoy almost every kind of music, from hip-hop/ rap, rock, country to punk/Emo rock, rock, dubstep/trance. It won't take you long to realize... Continue Reading →

How Should I Pick A Song Set?

I don’t know how many times I have been asked this question. For any Worship Leader, this is can easily become the most stressful part of the week…it can even lead to sleepless nights, I can promise you I have had a good share of my own sleepless nights tossing and turning and second guessing... Continue Reading →

What is the Goal of Worship?

1: Musical Worship needs to accomplish one main Goal: That Goal, is the glorification/the worship of our Triune God. I am a strong believer that appropriate worship, needs to incorporate the Father, The Son and The Holy Spirit.  Worship that does not acknowledge all three members of the Trinity, is "lopsided" and I am not just speaking... Continue Reading →

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