Bent and Dent Groceries in North Central Ohio

Bent and Dent Groceries in North Central Ohio

Bent and Dents are discount grocery stores. The name derives from items that have dented packaging. Other items are soon to expire or have recently expired. But some items are in excellent condition and nowhere near expiration. Sometimes a brand launches a new product...
CD Review: Pure Love (Legacy Five)

CD Review: Pure Love (Legacy Five)

Pure Love is one of Legacy Five’s all-time most anticipated releases. The group recently saw a substantial vocal transition, with acclaimed songwriter Lee Black replacing outgoing tenor Josh Feemster and baritone Bryan Walker replacing founding member and twenty-year...

Making WordPress Sites Accessible

Several days ago, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that business and organization websites need to be accessible (see news stories). (Technically, they chose to let a lower court’s ruling to this effect stand. But it comes out to the same thing.) What does does...
The Songs of Phill McHugh

The Songs of Phill McHugh

Legendary songwriter Dave Clark’s Instagram account, @daveclarkwrites, is a must-follow for Christian songwriters. Several weeks ago, he posted about the impact that Phill McHugh’s lyrics had on his life and his songwriting career: Phil’s writing became a new standard...
A More Certain Glory

A More Certain Glory

There is a certain glory to freedom of speech. In a sinful world, it is better that truth and falsehood both spread than that truth be restricted. But there is a more certain glory coming. In the Kingdom of Heaven, freedom of speech will end. There will be no more...
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 (May 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 (May 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...