Hear 6: Synicism
When I hear worship music, I tend to get cynical. I wish I didn't but I do. I can't help it. This is gradually changing. I'm looking past the youth groups of the past that led to this jadedness and am reinventing the story, slowly but surely.
And it's songs like the one below that help. John Lucas rings out in this song "your heart is my promised land." A line he attributes to ultimate creator saying to creation.
Lent is dark. It's dreary. But it's through the dreariness that we can find slivers of light and redemption.