Lecrae v. Katy Perry: Christian Rappers Sue Pop Star
Christian hip-hop artists claim pop queen’s “witchcraft” hit ripped off their song.
Six years earlier, Flame's album was nominated for a Grammy for Best Rock or Rap Gospel Album, and "Joyful Noise" also received a Dove Award nomination.
Don't Be Ashamed to Listen to Your Heart
Desire gets a bad rap in Christian circles. Jen Pollock Michel explains why it shouldn’t.
Guest / Limited AccessLog in / Subscribe. Reviews /. Book Review. Home > Books > Reviews. Don't Be Ashamed to Listen to Your Heart. Desire gets a bad rap in Christian circles.
After Turning Theological, Christian Hip-Hop Turns Critical
What Shai Linne's takedown of Joyce Meyers suggests about Reformed rap.
What Shai Linne's takedown of Joyce Meyers suggests about Reformed rap. What Shai Linne's takedown of Joyce Meyers suggests about Reformed rap. Owen Strachan/ May 30, 2013.
Hip-Hop Theologians and Preachers
The artists most shaping the movement.
Lecrae, who was raised in Houston, created a rap imprint, the 116 Clique, with fellow Texan Tedashii (a chart-storming member of the Village Church, led by Matt Chandler).
Letters to the Editor
A Good Rap. Thank you for what may be the coolest Christianity Today to date. The answer to whether the emotion in secular rap can translate into Christian rap is a resounding yes.
Christian Rapper Saved by Circumcision—Twice
After a childhood encounter with terrorists, hip-hop artist raps for religious freedom.
hip-hop to express himself. As an adult rap artist, Ruslan has opened for Lecrae, Mobb Deep, Raekwon, and other top acts. He says his keen awareness
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Meet the Christian leaders shaping the next generation of our faith.
Trip Lee, 26. @TripLee | Washington, DC. Trip Lee has five rap albums, a book, and a seminary background, so when he takes the stage, he could be there to perform or to preach.
How Christian hip-hop could call the American church back to the gospel—and hip-hop back to its roots.
Russell Moore/ May 10, 2013. A high school in Beaver, Pennsylvania, recently went into security lockdown over a rap lyric. Actually, rap here is a stretch.
My Family's Journey through Alzheimer's
The unexpected beauty I found amid the terrifying disease.
"He'll be there.". "Who?". "The man who knocks on my door.". For months Mother had been telling me about a strange man who would rap on her door and invite her to go out.
Morning Roundup 12/4/13
Christian Art; Reformed Rap Response; Support Hobby Lobby
Dec 4, 2013. Roundup. Morning Roundup 12/4/13. Christian Art; Reformed Rap Response; Support Hobby Lobby |. Ed Stetzer. Marshall Astor / flickr. 0; 12; share; 0; email; print.
Starting a Dialogue with Hip-Hop
Daniel White Hodge finds signs of the gospel in the beats of hip-hop.
Festival of Faith and Music about Reformed rappers, why many Christians are still uneasy about hip-hop, and the religious themes that pulse underneath even the most secular rap.
Does Grief Ever Go Away?
What if grief could be more like embarking on a sturdy sailboat for a journey and less like capsizing in a tsunami? A guest post by Jonalyn Fincher
Our goal was to moves beyond pat answers or theological packages to unpack the hard and dignifying work of facing our pain. Grief gets a bad rap in our culture.
7 Biblical Tests for Christians and Music
Determining the right music for church is not easy, but God's Word offers helpful metrics.
was. For example, many believe rap music connected to violence and misogyny. The form of rap is no less godly than the form in most of our hymns. And
"Best" of Seminary Rap, Kinda'
Aug 20, 2011. "Best" of Seminary Rap, Kinda'. Ed Stetzer. 0; 0; share; 0; email; print. The most famous of those, is clearly the University of Alabama sorority "rap" that has even made CNN.