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Extraordinary art is occasionally birthed out of journeys in the deepest valleys. And while we wish it were otherwise, one does not necessarily need to look too far to encounter a collapse in the church that shakes our faith. For Citizens & Saints, it was the...
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Multi-platinum five time Grammy Award winner Steven Curtis Chapman is set to release his latest project on March 4th, 2016. While Chapman contends that all of his records have been worship albums, he had yet to write one specifically with corporate worship in mind. Over the span of an almost 30 year career and 23 studio albums, this is Chapman’s first “Worship” album.
Red Rocks Worship is the musical collective that champions 13 weekend worship gatherings across four campuses for Red Rocks Church in Denver, CO. Contributor Curtis Lumsden reviews their latest release, an EP titled “Into the Light”
The latest and 18th Passion album entitled, “Passion – Salvation’s Tide is Rising,” features Sixstepsrecord artists including Kristian Stanfill, Brett Younker, Melodie Malone, Chris Tomlin, Crowder, Matt Redman, and Christy Nockles. The album has skyrocketed to the pinnacle of the itunes top Christian Albums chart and on January 5th it held the number 3 spot on iTunes album sales right behind Adele’s 25 making it the most popular Christian act in the world.
Written by Ann Spangler, “Wicked Women Of The Bible” (due to release this September), is an enjoyable and insightful read. Taking us through Old and New Testament, Ann captivates her audience re-telling the “wicked” stories of 20 women.
Do you know what people care more about than what brand of in ear monitors you’re using, what kind of guitar you play or the kind of speakers you mix with? People care more about YOU.
Why even bother? This question is often part of my inner dialogue. If you’re like me, you find yourself with an idea that you would like to explore, only to abandon it because things aren’t right where they should be. And yet we will never be able to attain the ideal. There will always be something that could make what we are doing better. Always.
RCA Inspiration will operate under the umbrella of the Provident Music Group, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, in a shift of operations for the New York-based award-winning inspirational music label. Under this shift, RCA Inspiration will now conduct operations based out of Nashville, TN.
Group 1 Crew Releases POWER To High Acclaim – “Great Beat…Keeps You Moving!” “Energetic Atmosphere Is Undeniable…POWER Certainly Delivers”
Not only has Group 1 Crew won five Dove Awards, achieved three No. 1 singles, six top 5 radio hits and have had their music featured on such networks as MTV, VH1, NBC and Fox, they have just released their fifth career studio project, POWER.
Tenth Avenue North (Reunion Records) revealed the new album name and cover via social media last night for their fifth studio album. The new project titled Followers will release this fall on October 14.
Whether you want modern worship music to die or not, it’s not going anywhere anytime soon. No amount of bloggers are going to change the mind of thousands and thousands of churches who have collectively chosen to use modern worship as a staple in the worship gatherings. Modern worship music is sung all over the world… daily. It is simply a part of church culture.