Luther: The Musician
The great reformer did more than write theology.
The great reformer did more than write theology. Colin Holman. Image: Whitemay / Getty Images. “Next to the Word of God, music deserves the highest praise. ... Accessible Music.
The 6 Songs Billy Graham Picked for His Funeral
(UPDATED) The evangelist planned his own ceremony. Experts analyze the music he chose.
(UPDATED) The evangelist planned his own ceremony. Experts analyze the music he chose. The 6 Songs Billy Graham Picked for His Funeral. Experts analyze the music he chose.
Getting Small Churches on Mission (Part 3)
More ways small churches can serve their communities
neighborhood children. Christianity used to be the epicenter of the arts. The best in music, sculpture, paintings, etc., all flowed from a Christian worldview.
How Larry Norman Became the Elvis Presley of Christian Rock
His music inspired a generation of Jesus freaks, but he never shook the suspicion of being a wolf in sheep’s clothing.
His music inspired a generation of Jesus freaks, but he never shook the suspicion of being a wolf in sheep's clothing. How Larry Norman Became the Elvis Presley of Christian Rock.
The Unexpected: A Ministry to Widows in the Ukraine
The Kiev Symphony Orchestra cares for widows and orphans.
Christ. As their music flourished and their fame spread, the musicians noticed in Scripture that the Lord had a special place for widows and orphans.
One-on-One with Brian Stiller on the World Evangelical Alliance
Ed Stetzer talks with Brian Stiller about World Evangelical Alliance important happenings.
In Kiev, Ukraine, a concert choral group and symphony created an 'adoption' of widows, providing food, medical care, home assistance, and of course, great music and worship.
Billy Graham and Johnny Cash: An Unlikely Friendship
The evangelist originally sought out the singer for the sake of his son.
Franklin says that even as a little boy, “I loved Johnny Cash's music.” He recalls that in 1969, Billy called the governor of Tennessee to ask for help in setting up an appointment with
How ‘Oh Happy Day’ Gave Gospel a New Beat
A tribute to the legendary composer, singer, and pianist Edwin Hawkins.
Oh, wow. I loved it. I was hooked. Growing up in the Air Force (my father a career officer), I was surrounded by gospel music. Their music became the soundtrack of my life.
Playlist: The Best New Christmas Music
Be of good cheer: We are in a moment of theologically rich, artistically wonderful recordings.
Playlist: The Best New Christmas Music. Bruce Benedict is the worship and arts chaplain at Hope College in Holland, Michigan, and creative director for Cardiphonia Music.
The Ultimate Billy Graham Playlist
How America’s pastor popped up in lyrics from Pat Boone to Johnny Cash to dc Talk.
For decades, Graham has made cameos in tunes across multiple genres, not just Christian music. (Here's a Spotify playlist with songs from this article.).
Our Silence Is Music to God’s Ears
The most joyful noise God desires from us may be none at all.
Our Silence Is Music to God's Ears. The most joyful noise God desires from us may be none at all. Sandra McCracken| October 20, 2017. Image: Joshua Newton / Unsplash.
Creation Festival Founder Arrested for Alleged Child Molestation
Pastor Harry Thomas, leader of America’s largest Christian music fest, suspended by church over eight criminal charges.
Pastor Harry Thomas, leader of America's largest Christian music fest, suspended by church over eight criminal charges. Gleanings. Creation Festival
20 Truths from "Sing!"
When we sing we witness to the people in our church who are yet to believe
Oct 19, 2017. 20 Truths, book release, getty music. 20 Truths from "Sing!". And music is a gift to us, for we are being forged together through our singing together. (43).
Wait Upon the Drop
Why churches are turning to club music to elevate praise.
Wait Upon the Drop. Why churches are turning to club music to elevate praise. Mosiah Mosh Mix Listen to our EDM worship playlist Spotify Apple Music.
Creating Worship Songs for a Welcoming Community
Isaac Wardell’s latest collaborative project, The Porter’s Gate, marks a change from Bifrost Arts.
Cornerstone Festival. By the time I got to college [Covenant College, where he studied music composition], I had eschewed contemporary Christian music. After