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Worship Does Not Equal Music

We remind ourselves of this all the time, but we constantly mess it up: worship and music are not the same thing. We know it deep down, but we often refer to the “worship” part of the service, when we really meant the time we were singing.

Lester Ong on the separation between worship and music:

In the modern worship landscape, music and worship are almost synonymous. Of course, the more informed amongst us are keenly aware of the separation, but often struggle to articulate the difference or to hold the tension.

Check out the whole thing here.

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