Author Archives: jenthigpenn

About jenthigpenn

Worshipper by design, worship leader by calling... ordinary becoming extraordinary by the grace of God.

Why the Western Education system has failed me

I will qualify this post with a statement: I really love school, education, and learning. However, Western education has failed me. Big time. From the time I entered pre-school I was taught that in order to be successful in life … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Sabbath

The discipline of having a Sabbath is something that I have never done well. My personality drives me to always be doing something… even if I’m home, I’m probably doing some type of work. It was only a few days … Continue reading

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In Honor of Father’s Day!

I really love Father’s Day. It’s the day that we get to celebrate some of the coolest people I have ever known. So, to all the Dads out there, you’re awesome. Period. That being said, I would like to honor … Continue reading

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The Journey

Over the past 6 weeks or so, I’ve attended a couple of weddings, a graduation and numerous birthday celebrations (including my own). I love the celebration of accomplishments, of milestones. Those are the days in which we remember the journey … Continue reading

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On Dreams

“All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was all vanity: but dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning Thoughts

I don’t know if other worship leaders are like me in this, but I get really REALLY excited on Sunday mornings when I see God moving through the set… even before a single note is played. Our worship practice doesn’t … Continue reading

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A Charlie Brown Christmas

I love A Charlie Brown Christmas. It’s really not Christmas until I have watched it at least three times. So this morning was my first pass at it for the 2010 Christmas season… This week officially kicks off the busiest … Continue reading

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