Please explore the following resources that our Resource Team curated. We think they will help you as you dive deeper into the topics discussed in our sermon series Follow.
Desiring God- “True Worship Displays, Not Distracts"
This article references the sister passage of 1 Chronicles 16, which is 2 Samuel 6. True worship should not distract others but should strive to accomplish the following three things: It should lead us to delight in the supremacy of God, declare the supremacy of God, and display the supremacy of God.
Desiring God - Same King, Different Story: How Narratives Shape the People of God"
“The books of 2 Samuel and 1 Chronicles both tell the extended story of King David’s reign, yet they do so in strikingly different ways. Whereas the author of Samuel tells the tragic story of David’s sin and subsequent troubles, the author of Chronicles focuses almost entirely on David’s blessings. A close look at the context and audience of the two books helps to explain why they differ so significantly…”
Welcome to the Warehouse. Have you ever heard a sermon and thought, "how in the world did he discover that?" Or "Where did he get that idea?" Every week at Cornerstone Church, two teams dig into the biblical text that will be taught during our weekend services. We spend hours talking about the text, context, culture, you name it. But you can't stuff ALL that into a 30-minute message. That's where we come in. We'll show you the stuff in the warehouse that didn't make it to the stage.
Knowing Faith Podcast - "After the Fact: Theology & Worship"
Kyle Worley and JT English discuss theology and worship—specifically, how theology ought to lead us to worship and how we can be charitable when worship is theologically "off."
Bible Project- "David the Priestly King"
By the time Israel becomes a nation, their priesthood is already totally corrupt. So the people ask for a king to lead them and God anoints David. In this video, we’ll explore David’s role as a priestly king and his failure to live up to this calling. The story of David ultimately points to the arrival of Jesus, the true royal priest who will bring the blessings of Eden and restore humans to their divine calling.
Other Recommended Resources:
"Hallelujah Even Here" by Lydia Laird
"Made" by Caleb Rowden
"What Are We Waiting For" by Elias Dummer
"You Fascinate Us" by Here Be Lions
"With Everything" led by Bethany Wohrle