Hope finished up classes this week so I’m catching up on a few things like sharing bits and bobs from the worship world. Enjoy!
NEW MUSIC PROJECTS:
- Luke Brawner & Friends – Lex Orandi (see above)
- Luke is a monster in the podcasting world but also a great songwriter, producer and church lover! Check out the first is a trio of albums he is releasing soon.
- Trenton Durham – Weep & Rejoice
- Trenton is a worship leader and songwriter from Charleston, SC. Check out his inaugural EP exploring songs for Passiontide.
- Jonathan Noel – Live Album Kickstarter
- Jonathan and Amanda Noël from Raleigh, NC are beautiful musicians who have been making music for over 20 years (with a grammy or two ta boot). Celebrate this live project with some well known friends.
- Lauren Sweers – Chrysanthemums
- new record of songs of devotion from one of my students at hope college.
- Deeper Well Records – Volume II Sampler
- There is an embarrassment of talent in this Portland, OR community.
- Tim Briggs – a kickstarter for Christmas music with local charlotte, nc artists.
- Cardiphonia Compilation – Songs for Ascension and Pentecost
ARTICLES & MISC:
- John Witvliet, The Mysteries of Liturgical Sincerity
- David W. Taylor, “On God’s Reckless Love and Other Adjectival Matters“
- Isaac Wardell – Bringing Work into Worship (CICW)
- CICW Vital Grants Program – check out all of their new grant awards! I’m in a community that was awarded a grant to explore the book of Revelation in worship.
- Awakening @ Hope College – an immersive week exploring worship-arts in residence with faculty, staff and students of Hope College.
- UTR Media Podcast – thanks to the team at URT for featuring Psalm 127 The Lord Will Fight for Us (Zac Hicks & Advent Birmingham) off our Songs for the Sojourn project!