More Than a Song - Discovering the Truth of Scripture Hidden in Today's Popular Christian Music
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More Than a Song is a weekly podcast dedicated to helping you discover the truth of Scripture hidden in today's popular Christian music. Each episode teaches you to connect portions of God's Word with the songs you are singing along with on the radio; to help you meditate on Truths that will transform your way of thinking and ultimately your life.
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#152: "Revelation Song" by Kari Jobe
6 days ago
Do we boldly approach the throne of God and forget how ASTONISHING that throne is? "Revelation Song" by Jennie Lee Riddle and famously sung by Kari Jobe leads us into the throne room of heaven. But before the song pointed to it, Ezekiel and John brought us there in Scripture. Are you ready? Are you really ready to slow down and take in the stunning throne of God? On this episode I discuss: Exegesis vs. Eisegesis vs. "Narcigesis" The story behind "Revelation Song" written by Jennie Lee Riddle - New Release Today Article Immersing ourselves in Scripture Taking a B.I.T.E. out of Scripture - this week's Bible Interaction Tool Exercises include Meditating on God's Word Slowing down Repetition Listening to an audio version Listening to epic music while studying/reading Searching the internet for artist's interpretations of the living beings mentioned in Ezekiel 1 The living beings moving around the throne like flashes of lightning - Ezekiel 1:4 Ezekiel doing his best to describe the scene with the limited exposure to the sight Ezekiel's response - Ezekiel 1:28 Similarities in John's description of the throne room of God in Revelation 4 The response of the 24 elders to lay down their crowns at the worship of God - Revelation 4:9-11 Francis Chan's message at Passion 2017 - YouTube Video Additional Resources Lyrics and chords Story Behind the Song "Revelation Song" featuring Jennie Lee Riddle and Kari Jobe - YouTube Video Story Behind the Song "Revelation Song" by Jennie Lee Riddle - New Release Today Article This Week's Challenge First, read Ezekiel chapter 1. Take it in slowly. Read it several times. If you