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All musical instruments exist in three categories: strings, wind and percussion. God calls for worship which is a symphony of the human instrument. We play chords or sound with vocal chords (strings) which can only be played by blowing thought the wind pipe (wind) and we clap our hands or pat our feet to give it rhythm (percussion). No wonder God put so much emphasis on music in the Bible.
If we don’t release them, it leaves the door open for this pain to follow us into our next season. Ephesians 4:27 (NIV) says,” Do not give the devil a foothold.”
The thing that blinds most churches from guest culture is “home culture.” Home culture assumes everyone knows everyone and knows how to get around the building. Home culture confuses a first time, unchurched guest.