The renowned Rick Warren Tweeted :
"Authenticity is NOT a style of music. What makes music authentic is the character of the musician playing it." This is wisdom that could support the connotation that "Music is a spirit". I believe that the "spirit of the musician" drives the intent of its delivery. Thus, the intended mission/ministry is accomplished (or hampered).
Music ministers are leaders in the truest form that have the tendancy to command attention to get the job done. Consequently, we sometimes become "self-centered" by skewed motivation. Let me offer the extraordinary wisdom of Lao Tzo, of non-Christian persuasion, that will help keep us reminded of our true purpose - to serve:
"A leader is best when people barely know he exists, not so good when people obey and acclaim him,…Continue