Rusty Rabon has served in vocational Christian ministry in local churches since 1981. He also served as a Christian radio announcer for 15 years. He married his wife Terri in 1978 and they have 3 grown children and 6 grandchildren. You can find books by Rusty Rabon here.
In his book Hidden Christmas, Timothy Keller draws a comparison between receiving advice and receiving news.
The best songs are those which amplify the words of holy Scripture.
The season of Advent calls us to both anticipation and preparation.
For unto us a Child is born, unto us a Son is given; and the government will be upon His shoulder. And His name will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. (Isaiah 9:6 NKJV)
The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Highest will overshadow you; therefore, also, that Holy One who is to be born will be called the Son of God. (Luke 1:35 NKJV)
God is good! His blessings to his people are beyond counting.
Dislike for authority is in the nature of every person.
“The kingdom of God is the supreme and sovereign rule and reign of God over all.” (Burk Parsons)
People put a lot of effort into cultural observances and celebrations.
Everyone then who hears these words of mine and does them will be like a wise man who built his house on the rock. And the rain fell, and the floods came, and the winds blew and beat on that house, but it did not fall, because it had been founded on the rock. (Matthew 7:24-25 ESV)
T. M. Moore and Rusty Rabon discuss the role and importance of music in the personal spiritual growth of Christians and in the corporate worship of the church, focusing on two resources available from The Fellowship of Ailbe: T. M.'s book THE AILBE PSALTER and Rusty's column and podcast A SONG TO THE LORD.
Ascribe to the LORD the glory due his name; bring an offering and come before him! Worship the LORD in the splendor of holiness... (1 Chronicles 16:29 ESV)