Stand Up Straight, God is Watching!
on September 22nd, 2020
By: Christine Salazar, Director of Music“Stand up straight. God is watching!” Sound familiar? Didn’t you grandmother say that to you when you went to that little church growing up? Can you picture it? You’re five years old. This is before the days of children’s church. You sat in church with your parents or grandparents. You wished you could see what was going on outside through the stained glass ...
“You’re not allowed to sing!”
on September 14th, 2020
“You’re not allowed to sing!” Those words are destroying me. I’m dying inside, just a little bit every day. Worship is my life. Worship is the beat of my soul. As we resume live worship on Sunday mornings this month, it kills me that I can lead worship, but I can’t ask the congregation to join me in lifting up their voices in the simplest expression of worship: Song. Choirs struggle to meet safely...