Ancient Bible Poetry & Modern Worship Music

There’s an ancient Egyptian story about a bored Pharaoh who called a prophet into his court to entertain him. In order for that prophet to compellingly prove that he was hearing something divine, his words were expected to be “a poetic and well-polished literary form that would represent the speech of the gods” (Marvin A….

Q&A Ep 5: What Are the Psalms For?

I always struggled with praying and singing the Psalms, especially the more vindictive ones. In order to address today’s question, I share a bit from my own life and work off of C.S. Lewis’ book, Reflections on the Psalms, as well as the Lexham Bible Dictionary. Check out today’s episode on 1208GREENWOOD’s webpage or simply…