GIVE-A-WAY: The Ivan-izer!

  Before we get into the prize of the month, I want to make an announcement, so pull up a chair and get settled in!  Since I started doing give-a-ways, I have always used a question to determine a winner by receiving a correct answer as a comment.  Well, as of today, that is going…

A “Joy Ride” With Ivan Parker

Just when you think you’ve found all of the “golden concert nuggets” that are hidden in your area of the world – you travel a little farther down the road and find another one!  That’s just what happened with this next venue.  Over in the bootheel, in a little town called Miner, a face very…

CD Review: Why Can’t We? – The Isaacs

When the Isaacs release a new CD – you know that it’s going to be top of the line.  “Why Can’t We” is no exception.  It brings you what you want to hear from this family group, and much, much more! This project boasts 13 tracks – 10 of which, were written by group members…

First Of Many – BFA

Nestled among the Ozark hills sits an old theatre in Steelville, Missouri, called the Meramec Theatre.  Though a casual driver weaving through the curvy roads would take little notice of it, fans of Southern Gospel Music look upon the building as a place where their favorite artists come to sing about the Gospel of Jesus…

Back From The West – Tribute Quartet

One of my favorite things about attending concerts are the annual events – concerts that take place every year with the same artist, at the same place, and sometimes even at the same time of year.  So, I guess you know what kind of review this is? – If you said an annual concert, you…

A Leprechaun At Praisefest!

The last morning of Praisefest fell on Saint Patrick’s Day…well, I couldn’t let that opportunity pass by, eh? So, I dressed up like a Leprechaun! Green skirt, tights, shirt, hat and hair! Definitely different from my normal concert attire! LOL! As you can imagine, there were some curious looks cast my way and more than…

Easter 2012 Conclusion – By Roger Bennett

On March 27, 2005, Roger Bennett wrote the following article, Why The Cross, Why The Tomb? – for Easter of that year. I thought it would fit as a perfect conclusion to our little study on the blood of Jesus Christ. Enjoy!March 27, 2005… Why The Cross, Why The Tomb? “In the current environment of…

Easter 2012 – Only By The Blood…

I’ve been thinking about this topic, (the blood of Christ), for a while in preparation for these posts. I really wanted the last post to be the grand finale – the climax – the best of them all…yet, it’s hard to sum up everything we’ve talked about over the course of a week in one…

Easter 2012 – Just One Drop…

So…blood is powerful, isn’t it?  While doing the research for these posts, I learned a lot about blood and how it functions in our bodies.  Quotes like this grabbed my attention, *1“Every three seconds someone needs blood,” and “There is no substitute for human blood.” That’s some powerful information, and I’m not sure I grasp…