Through music, we can go from feeling alone and distant to close and compassionate. In other words, we can go from "isolation to intimacy."
Through music, we can go from feeling the need to pretend, to being confident in being ourselves. In other words, we can go from being "fake to real."
Through music, we can go from feeling sad and broken, to being confident that we are loved and valued. In other words, we can go from being "low to loved."
Through music, we can go from being stuck in our past, to seeing who we can become. When we say "new year, new me," we can really mean it!
Through music, we can go from being bitter and angry about our lives, to feeling gratitude and content with what we have In other words – from feeling hateful to feeling grateful.
Through music, we can go from insignificant and unimportant, to having purpose and being chosen by God. In other words – from feeling frozen to feeling chosen.
Music is a great way to slow our minds and hearts down and really think about and express our gratitude and thanksgiving.
No one is meant to go through life alone. God wants to give us friendships where we are each other's teammates, number one fans, and support systems.
We may feel regret, and think that this is just who we are. God understands how we feel, but wants to help us see that we are not defined by our mistakes.
Hopelessness can be a difficult feeling to express. Through music, we can go from feeling overwhelmed by hopelessness to hopeful and dreaming with God.
Through music, we can go from feeling overwhelmed by anxiety to calm and at peace with God.
This month's playlist will be called "I'm Feeling...Free," to help us better understand and express how it feels to be stuck and trapped, and, with God's help, become free.