Modern Hymn News Roundup (May 2019)

Modern Hymn News Roundup (May 2019)

News Rick Elias, a member of Rich Mullins’ Ragamuffin Band, has passed away from brain cancer. Lifeway is closing all their brick-and-mortar stores. They plan to continue their online ecommerce presence. Dave Kyllonen, a legendary member of The Couriers, passed...
Modern Hymn News Roundup (March 2019)

Modern Hymn News Roundup (March 2019)

News Sovereign Grace Music is collaborating with Shiloh Church on a joint project that fuses Sovereign Grace’s modern worship approach with Shiloh Church’s African-American Gospel choir sound. Bill and Gloria Gaither have sold Gaither Music...
CD Review: To The Kindness of God (Michael Card)

CD Review: To The Kindness of God (Michael Card)

Michael Card has indicated that he expects To the Kindness of God to be his final record. As he said in one interview, I think that’s going to be my last album – I think we’re done. The world is done with 10-song records – those days are over....
Modern Hymn News Roundup (February 2019)

Modern Hymn News Roundup (February 2019)

Programming note: This post introduces a new structure and focus for the news roundup posts. Instead of covering a variety of Christian music genres superficially, they will focus more deeply on writers who write and artists who record modern hymns for congregational...