Dan Lucarini, who used to be a 'worship leader' of a 'contemporary praise team' wrote of his journey out of the CCM circle in his book Why I Left the Contemporary Christian Music Movement. I have that one coming in the mail; more on that later. For now I want to point out his follow-up… Continue reading Worship: It’s Not About the Music!
If you've been in (or are currently in) an average American evangelical Christian church, no doubt you know what a cheesy Christian song is all about. From "Shine Jesus Shine" to "I Can Only Imagine," solid theology is out and emotions and contemporary are "in." I like what Stephen Nichols has to say about this. … Continue reading Cheesy Church Choruses