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About tylerclarensau

Tyler is the Music/Arts Pastor of LPCVAN, a writer and songwriter, and a loyal 'til death fan of the Kansas City Royals. He spends his days exploring the Northwest with his wife Katie and his daughters, Molly Jayne and Lennon Mae.

August 21st @ LifePoint Church: A Night of Worship

Picking out songs for a church body to sing together is not an easy task. There are many factors to take into consideration, and at the top of that list is the lyrical content of the music we sing. I … Continue reading

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Grow in Your Faith: Podcasts

If you’re anything like me, you’re always looking for new ways to grow in your understanding of God, Scripture, and the Christian life. It wasn’t that long ago that in order to broaden your knowledge, you had to drive to … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: The Stories We Tell by Mike Cosper

I love stories. In a recent sermon, Andrew outed me as a lover of melancholy movies. And it’s true. I’m a sucker for a story that portrays life as a real, difficult, hopeful struggle. There’s just something inside of me … Continue reading

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Is God Worthy of Our Worship? [Part One]

I’ve said it here before, and I’ll likely say it again: worship is so much more than simply what we do on a Sunday morning. Though our verbiage and church culture would make you assume otherwise, our worship is far more … Continue reading

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The Soundtrack of Ecclesiastes

Some books of the Bible seem to have a soundtrack. As a Music Pastor, I’m always looking for songs that portray the truths of the Scriptures that we’re exploring each Sunday. Sometimes it’s impossible… sometimes it’s a stretch… but every once in … Continue reading

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Christian, You’re Not Perfect!

Not much about Facebook is appealing to me these days. Between the angry political rants and the pictures of my aunt’s cat and the 17 Ways to Have a Conversation With an Introvert (#11 Will Shock You!) posts, it’s hard to … Continue reading

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Church: Grow Where You’re Planted!

Earlier this week, Andrew and I had a conversation about leaving a church, when it’s necessary, and how to do it. We discussed a couple of instances where leaving might be needed, but it really got me thinking. In reality, … Continue reading

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