Modernizing Hymnody

I have thoroughly enjoyed the new renditions of old hymns from these folks. Many times I have found the tune, beat, and the syncopation of days gone by in some songs a little awkward in the corporate gathering. The need to freshen up and make contemporary the old,...

25 Free Christmas Season Songs

AmazonMP3 is giving away 25 free songs for Christmas. Good way to build your library. Has artists like Fleet Foxes, Sixpence None the Richer, Chris Isaak, Mercy Me… Share this:Click to print (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new...

Then Sings My Soul (Special Edition): A Book Review

Robert J. Morgan serves families and ministries well by a concise and broad-ranging history of 150 hymns particular to Easter, Christmas, and year-round favorites. This is a special edition that focuses on the holidays. Morgan also offers Then Sings My Soul, Volume 1...

Adore Him in Song and in Joy

It may make people ill to begin celebrating Christmas BEFORE Thanksgiving. I believe, however, that the two go hand in hand. In fact, the argument could be made that we need to celebrate Christmas before Thanksgiving. Leaving that controversial statement behind,...

KickStart the Indelible Grace Documentary

Indelible Grace is trying to put together a documentary on the movement to put old hymns to contemporary music. They need $6,000 to make it happen. They are using the emerging KickStart site to make it happen. Go there and pledge some money. Roots & Wings: The...