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VarShawn Mitchell – Elements:  Review
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VarShawn Mitchell – Elements: Review

Music review by Luchae Williams Christian music maverick, VarShawn Mitchell, celebrates a successful 20 years in the industry with his latest album, titled Elements. The multiple Dove Award winner and Grammy nominee ended his three-year hiatus with this powerful 13-track album, released in August 2019, which he says paints a […]

Kirk Franklin boycotts TBN, Dove Awards for censoring his acceptance speech
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Kirk Franklin boycotts TBN, Dove Awards for censoring his acceptance speech

Originally published in CBN News Frequent Dove Award winner Kirk Franklin announced this week he is boycotting the Gospel Music Association and Trinity Broadcasting Network after the awards ceremony broadcast was edited to remove mentions of racial injustice from his speeches in 2016 and earlier this month. GMA removed Franklin’s […]

Songs at funerals — Hugh Wetmore
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Songs at funerals — Hugh Wetmore

Hugh Wetmore is a songwriter and student of worship trends. He invites you to join the worship conversation by commenting on his monthly column. How do we choose suitable songs for funerals, and memorial services? These are precious, intimate occasions, and the choice of music must be handled with sensitivity. […]