Posts Tagged ‘brokenness’

If You Feel Like You’re Not Good Enough, This Matthew West Video is for You!

“I consider that our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us.” Romans 8:18 #BrokenThings — Matthew West (@matthew_west) July 3, 2017 Have you ever felt disqualified to be part of God’s kingdom? Matthew West has. But he’s learning everyday that “our God’s in the business of using broken people and broken things.” That’s what his newest song and music video are all about.   Matthew West says,… … Continue reading

How Do You Respond When Things Are Broken?

The guys from The Afters looked around at one point in their career and felt overwhelmed by all the loss and hurt in the world. Have you ever been there? School shootings, natural disasters, death in the family, sickness… It’s everywhere. The band couldn’t stop thinking about the story of Job in the Bible. The guy lost literally everything he owned, but in the midst of his pain, he dropped to his knees and praised… … Continue reading

Praying for Brokenness? – with Sidewalk Prophets

Have you ever asked God to make you broken? It’s not a prayer that normally pops into our heads, but Dave Frey from Sidewalk Prophets knows it’s powerful. He talks about how that idea inspired the song, “Keep Making Me.” “Make me empty” is important so that we can fill those empty places in our lives with God. I thought about what it means to pray “make me lonely.” I am praying to God to… … Continue reading