InterVarsity and the Lake: Being Bold

InterVarsity and the Lake: Being Bold

Last weekend Menders led worship at the North/South Carolina Area Intervarsity Retreat at Camp Thunderbird in Lake Wylie, SC.  We were in the mountains the week before and this time we were at a beautiful lake.  We really enjoyed leading worship at this retreat last...
InterVarsity and the Mountains: The Story of Us

InterVarsity and the Mountains: The Story of Us

A few weekends ago Menders led worship at the InterVarsity Shenandoah Area retreat at the Rockbridge YoungLife retreat center in Goshen, VA.  We had a great time, and the mountains were beautiful.  This is the third time we’ve led this retreat and every year we get to...
Menders Song List 2014-2015

Menders Song List 2014-2015

Hello everyone! Menders just got through leading worship back to back weekends at two Intervarsity area retreats.  It was amazing to be in God’s presence in such beautiful settings with beautiful people seeking the Lord.   I hope to post about my experiences about...
Add Music to Your New Years Resolutions (It’s Worship)

Add Music to Your New Years Resolutions (It’s Worship)

Happy New Year!   2015 is the year in Back to the Future Part II, where Doc is from and where they travel to save Marty McFly’s future children.  Can you believe it?  We thought there would be hover boards, flying cars, and automatic shoe laces by now.  We do...
A New Years Resolution Idea

A New Years Resolution Idea

“My heart, O God, is steadfast;     I will sing and make music with all my soul.” – Psalm 108 Merry Christmas!  I hope you had a great one.  Mine was spent with family in Orlando, where people were still wearing heavy sweaters and coats despite the...

Why I’m Feeling Advent Like Never Before

“The true light that gives light to everyone was coming into the world.” – John 1:9 I didn’t know about Advent until 8 years ago when I heard about my new church at the time making advent wreaths.  I’m guessing I’m not alone in this, especially if...
It’s Here!  Pt. 4: Identity

It’s Here! Pt. 4: Identity

Hello! So far, I’ve written about worship experiences I’ve been shaped by and a basic theological intro to reconciliation.  I’m overwhelmed by the response to these introductory entries, so thank you so much for reading!  I look forward to expanding more on the...