Category Archives: Music
Steve Martin: “Religious people have such beautiful music and art, and atheists really have nothing…… until now.” This is a lovely list song – lyrics made up of a list of categories – in this case, faiths. Sung with … Continue reading
Worship – for those who love the rich wordings of old hymns, but who want to use 21st century music styles to engage a modern audience, there are some exciting new arrangements which combine both. For example, one old and … Continue reading
Last night, there was a fantastic programme on late night BBC about a small group of 5 men who are saving lives, renovating a derelict church and restoring it to the small community in a multi-faith city – “Bronx to … Continue reading
This is the song least likely to be sung in church, any church. And yet it voices unspoken powerful songs of the heart. A conversation with God which begins as a monologue, in doubt and searching. Hear it.
Art in pain. This is the story of Anthony LaMarca. As he faced bone marrow transplant, his family made him a painting, which he made into a song. Story and song here http://www.sparkandecho.org/all-things-new_anthony-lamarca/
“Behold I make all things new” is the title of a Christmas album, by Alana Levandoski. She makes a very interesting explanation for why she wrote this project, in this brief video. “Whenever we see God historically as ‘out there’ -” … Continue reading
Great article from Mark Cole. On how to serve as worship leader in such a way that people are not caught up with you but with Jesus… Worship Leading: 7 Keys To Becoming Invisible