Classic Spotlight CCM–Amy Grant

“El Shaddai” is a wonderful song.  Amy has represented our Lord God in a wonderfully sincere way.  The Church owes her a deep debt and a considerable degree of blessing.  This song was recorded in 2004, at a live concert.  “She has been referred to as “The Queen of Christian Pop”. As of 2009, GrantContinue reading “Classic Spotlight CCM–Amy Grant”

CCM Spotlight–Jamie Owens Collins

  “The Battle Belongs to the Lord” by Jamie Owens Collins Jamie Owens Collins carried a neat anointing whenever she sang.  Furthermore she had a strong influence on later generation female vocalists, like Amy Grant and Twila Paris. Unfortunately, few if any any videos of her ministering can be found.  I chose this song as itsContinue reading “CCM Spotlight–Jamie Owens Collins”

Early CCM Spotlight– Wendy & Mary, Again

*****   “Welcome Home,” Just really felt I wanted to imprint these guys on to your heart.  There is value in letting music like this to saturate your heart.  I must tell you, seldom has there been a duo like this, with their acoustic guitars, robust lyrics and angelic voices.  I hope that YouTube will doContinue reading “Early CCM Spotlight– Wendy & Mary, Again”

Early CCM- Spotlight on Wendy & Mary

“If I Could Love You Better” One of the early and blessed CCM duets was Wendy & Mary.  They were together just 5-6  years but cranked out 5 or 6 albums.  Their music operated off of relatively simple melodies, but their lyrics were often quite piercing and evocative.  They very quickly became one of my personal favorites. IContinue reading “Early CCM- Spotlight on Wendy & Mary”