"How many pastors preach essentially the same sermon no matter which text lies open before them?"
Seattle Seahawks: 8-8, Kansas State Wildcats: 4-8 Oof.
"We were so concerned about getting 'decisions for Christ' we stopped calling them to repent, to count the cost, & stopped making disciples."
Writing music for Scripture songs is not for the faint of heart and takes an acute skill. There must be sobriety when you handle the text of Scripture. Namely, it is difficult to have literal faithfulness to the text, and still create pleasant and sensible structure to the music. Adam Wright demonstrates just that again in Psalm Songs: Volume II. The music "makes sense" and engages you with joy and purpose, and truly brings the Scripture alive.
"If Christ is in you, although the body is dead because of sin, the Spirit is life because of righteousness..."
"But God will never call us to obey him in one area if doing so requires disobeying him another area."