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    For when our hearts were far away, Your love went further still, yes Your love goes further still!
    — Matt Redman
    tags: heart 
     
    The church has been under-fathered and over-mothered.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: church 
     
    I love the intensity of the Psalms. No-one ever sounds bored about God or about life in the Psalms.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: god 
     
    It's such a biblical posture in worship that speaks of reverence. If you look through the Bible, there's a whole host of people who faced up to the glory of God and found themselves facedown in worship. So the album weaves through a theme of reverence, wonder, and mystery in worship, things I feel we really need to grasp more of in our worship expressions. I know that I do!
    — Matt Redman
    tags: people  mystery  wonder  god  bible  worship 
     
    In heaven we will sing free of all the shame, sickness and sorrow that we encounter in the here and now.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: sorrow  shame  heaven 
     
    Singing is easy. The proof is always in the living.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: living 
     
    Most songs come from being attentive. Attentive to life, attentive to scripture, attentive to your heart. Pay attention!
    — Matt Redman
    tags: heart  song 
     
    Worship songs can't just be rooted in culture - they won't be deep enough. They have to be rooted in scripture.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: culture  song  worship 
     
    As we begin to face up to the holiness of God, our lives resound with that very same anthem, here and now upon the earth.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: live  earth  god 
     
    In some of the best worship songs we bring our praises to God - yet at the same time also end up preaching to ourselves.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: time  song  praise  god  worship 
     
    The sense of being alone is a huge issue for so many people in this world. As a worshipper of Jesus, there's a very real sense that we are always seen, held and known.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: people  world  alone  real  jesus 
     
    And on that day when my strength is failing; the end draws near and my time has come. Still my soul will sing Your praise unending ten thousand years and then forevermore
    — Matt Redman
    tags: time  soul  praise  strength  year 
     
    Information may inform the mind, but revelation sets a heart on fire.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: heart  fire  mind 
     
    Who on Earth are we that the awesome King of all eternity would spare a thought in our direction? Why would the God of yesterday, today, and forever- the One who was, is, and is to come- choose to bestow His loving attention upon the likes of us? The God of unspeakable glory is speaking to us in unmistakable words of love and grace.
    — Matt Redman
    The revelation of God is the fuel for the fire of our worship
    — Matt Redman
    tags: fire  god  worship 
     
    As a writer of worship songs, I have a hunger to write deep songs of passionate reverence to God. Yet I'm aware I cannot sing before I have seen. All worship is a response to a revelation-it's only as we breathe in more of the wonders of God that we can breathe out a fuller response to Him....the key to a life of passionate and powerful worship comes from seeing God.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: powerful  key  wonder  seeing  hunger  song  god  worship  write 
     
    As we gaze upon the wonders of creations, we look up towards the heights of a God who is merciful in His ways and magnificent in His deeds. The life of worship always points us upwards.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: creation  wonder  god  worship 
     
    Christian worship must contain both the cross and the crown. Sing of majesty, and sing of mercy.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: mercy  christian  worship 
     
    God first seeks devotion to Him in the hidden place"worship when no one else is watching.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: god 
     
    Praise is a contradiction of pride. Pride says 'looks at me,' but praise longs for people to see Jesus.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: people  praise  jesus  pride 
     
    We can always find a reason to praise. Situations change for better and for worse, but God's worth never changes.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: praise  god  worth 
     
    The heart of God loves a persevering worshipper who, though overwhelmed by many troubles, is overwhelmed even more by the beauty of God.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: beauty  heart  god 
     
    In the end, worship can never be a performance, something you're pretending or putting on. It's got to be an overflow of your heart...Worship is about getting personal with God, drawing close to God.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: personal  god  worship 
     
    Anthony Skinner has a fire in his heart to worship God, and to encourage and equip others to do the same.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: heart  encourage  fire  god  worship 
     
    We are to live in eager expectation of our heavenly inheritance.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: live  expectation 
     
    An old pop music producer once said that there are really only four kinds of song a person can write: "I love you/I hate you/go away/come back!" That's a funny observation.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: people  funny  hate  song  music 
     
    One thing it makes me realize is just how similar we all are, around the globe. The details may be different, but every human heart is touched by themes like hope, comfort and mercy.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: heart  human  mercy  comfort  hope 
     
    One of the most encouraging things is to see that so many of these young musicians and worship leaders are really concerned with doing a good job representing the truth of Jesus in their songs, and not just concerned with creative and musical progression.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: truth  young  job  song  jesus  worship  leader  creative 
     
    I think it's so important that the church displays what it can look like to be "one." Our society can be so fragmented, and there's an opportunity for the worshipping church to give some leadership into that area.
    — Matt Redman
    I love the pursuit of songwriting, and I've seen what songs can do in people's lives. Some of the stories that come back from songs flying around the globe are so encouraging.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: live  song  stories 
     
    I thought a lot about how the way we perceive Jesus affects the way we live, and how expectantly we face our daily lives. If we have a huge and uncompromising view of Him, it'll lead to adventurous and exciting lives of faith.
    — Matt Redman
    tags: live  thoughts  jesus  faith 
     
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