Songs of Asaph: Dancing in the Minefields (Andrew Peterson)

DANCING IN THE MINEFIELDS by Andrew Peterson Love is hard "but I believe that's what the promise is for". (One of the most beautiful songs on marriage I have heard.) Miss my introduction to my "Sons/Songs of Asaph" series? Catch up here.  Miss my introduction to Andrew Peterson? Read it here. http://youtu.be/_Gs3fg_WsEg (Lyrics) I was … Continue reading Songs of Asaph: Dancing in the Minefields (Andrew Peterson)

Songs of Asaph: The Ninety and Nine (Andrew Peterson)

THE NINETY AND NINE A beautiful 19th century Scottish hymn based off of The Parable of the Lost Sheep as sung by Andrew Peterson. Miss my introduction to my "Sons/Songs of Asaph" series? Catch up here.  Miss my introduction to Andrew Peterson? Read it here. http://youtu.be/5bSCL_7vID8 There were ninety and nine that safely lay In … Continue reading Songs of Asaph: The Ninety and Nine (Andrew Peterson)

Songs of Asaph: Matthew’s Begats (Andrew Peterson)

(The humorous) MATTHEW'S BEGATS by Andrew Peterson Every part of the Bible is inspired by God and profitable, and apparently the genealogies of Matthew are singable too! Miss my introduction to my "Sons/Songs of Asaph" series? Catch up here.  Miss my introduction to Andrew Peterson? Read it here. Lyrics:(listen to on YouTube!) Abraham had Isaac … Continue reading Songs of Asaph: Matthew’s Begats (Andrew Peterson)

Songs of Asaph: So Long Moses (Andrew Peterson)

As Americans we are raised to believe Kings are evil, to be cynical of all monarchies and most of all to despise hereditary succession. This is not without good cause. The best of men are still human and power draws out pride like blood in the water to a shark. And yet this is not … Continue reading Songs of Asaph: So Long Moses (Andrew Peterson)

When I Just Can’t

(No spoilers) I finished it. The last book in The Wingfeather Sagas series by Andrew Peterson. It--and the whole series--deserves a proper, lengthy, analysis of its rich themes and insights. But I can't do it. Not yet. Maybe never. It's been humorously said that books you like are easy to discuss sensibly but that books … Continue reading When I Just Can’t

Songs of Asaph: In the Night (Andrew Peterson)

IN THE NIGHT by Andrew Peterson A lovely, folksy wrestling with hope in the midst of darkness and fear. Miss my introduction to my "Sons/Songs of Asaph" series? Catch up here. Miss my introduction to Andrew Peterson? Read it here. Lyrics: I am weary with the pain of Jacob's wrestling In the darkness with the … Continue reading Songs of Asaph: In the Night (Andrew Peterson)