A few months ago, the Worship Pastor at the church that my family attends left for a new opportunity at a new church in a new town. Our church has had a hard time filling the void, and, to be honest, I’ve struggled with “worship time” since this transition occurred. I remember having a conversation with my wife about how much I missed our old worship pastor and how I don’t really enjoy praise and worship time like I used to.
Her response hit me like a ton of bricks… “Praise and Worship isn’t about the lead singer; it’s not about who is playing the guitar or who is playing the drums. It’s not about the songs we sing or whether the piano is in tune or not. It’s about you and God. It’s about your relationship with Him. Nothing else matters.” [Read more…] about I Need Worship. You Need Worship. We All Need Worship. – by Brandon Janous