Wilburn and Wilburn – Family Ties

Family Ties was released by Wilburn and Wilburn in September of this year (2011) and brings fans of this duo new, exciting material in Gospel Music!  This father and son team took on a distinct Country sound with encouraging lyrics.  The lyrics span a broad range of topics, including themes on family, heaven, salvation and…

Brian Free and Assurance – The Game or the Gospel?

At this time of year, it seems that nothing can compete with the games, (World Series, football, etc) … except, Brian Free and Assurance!!!  These guys rolled into Lifepoint Church in Lebanon, Missouri, and it just happened to be the night of a big game between Lebanon and Springfield High School football  – and to…

Cd Review – Red Roots

Red Roots have been making a splash in Southern Gospel Music with their Country/Bluegrass sound and family harmony. With their current single, Lord, I’m Listening, climbing up the Singing News Charts, this trio from Mississippi is making their mark, which if you read the review below, is a good one. Musically, there is a strong…

Mark Trammell Quartet – Packing The Power Into Two Hours

Well, the time has come – my first concert since NQC! To where did my travels take me? – The First Presbyterian Church of Du Quoin, Illinois. And to whom did these travels take me to see? – The Mark Trammell Quartet! Climbing the steep cement steps that lead to the sanctuary entrance, I immediately…

Hear My Heart by Sheri Easter

In her book, Hear My Heart, Sheri Easter, recording artist and author, shares her life story and battle through breast cancer.  In these pages, you will find what carried Sheri through that trial (and many others as well), a family’s love and her full dependence and faith in the Lord Jesus Christ. At the young…

Up On This Ridge

Hey Everyone – I wanted to share this GREAT video from Channing Eleton, part of my Steve Hurst Family.  Channing is a genuine, sincere person who loves the Lord!   This is best viewed in HD, (720p or 1080p), and is the Official Music Video for ‘Up On This Ridge’…from the Channing Eleton CD, ‘Summer…

Fire Can’t Burn The Same Thing Twice!

Recently, I was listening to an on-line seminar and at the close of the message the speaker presented the Gospel message in the most unique way. He didn’t introduce it with the norm of what we are use to hearing. Actually, the angle taken was so interesting, I didn’t even know I was listening to…

Sharing The Worth Of Freedom

NQC is a great place to visit with artists that you can’t get around to see at any other time of the year. Such is the case with this trio, The Freedom Singers. Basing their ministry out of Kelowna, BC, Canada, makes seeing them in the States is a very special treat! Though these guys…

Jeff’s Favorite Hankie

Another group that I had the privilege of catching up with at NQC was none other than 2011’s Favorite Traditional Quartet of the Year – Triumphant Quartet! Eric Bennett and Jeff Stice were very kind enough to take the time to chat with me about their new project, Songs of The Heart, and tell us…