CELINA, Texas (BP) – The Gospel Music Association’s 51st annual Dove Awards ceremony honoring excellence in Christian music looked different from previous years, with organizers foregoing an in-person event because of COVID-19.
NASHVILLE (BP) – “Just like everything else in 2020, it’s unlike anything we’ve done before.”
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (BP) – Gospel singer and minister Lynda Randle imitates the voice of her late father Nate Tait: "I was always taught, my dad would say in his groggily voice, 'Chub baby, if you don't mean it, don't sing it.'
NASHVILLE (BP) – The isolation, stress and dramatic change in the pace of life brought about by the COVID-19 global pandemic has taken a toll on mental health. Anxiety, depression and drug use are on the rise.
NASHVILLE (BP) – It's easy to make judgments about public figures, according to Chris Tomlin, the award-winning Christian artist.
NASHVILLE (BP) -- Zach Williams and For KING & COUNTRY led the way in nominations for the 51st annual GMA Dove Awards, which were announced Thursday (August 12). Each had five. Hillsong Worship, Kirk Franklin and Jonathan McReynolds were nominated in four categories.
NASHVILLE (AP) -- Singer/songwriter Amy Grant is recovering from open-heart surgery Wednesday (June 3) to fix a heart condition she has had since birth. Doctors discovered Grant had a condition called partial anomalous pulmonary venous return (PAPVR) during a routine checkup.
FROM THE SEMINARIES: New SWBTS video series for ministers; NOBTS student’s composition reflects pandemic; MBTS holds virtual colloquy
SWBTS video series helps ministers live the call amid COVID-19; NOBTS student's musical composition finds new life and hope during pandemic; MBTS holds virtual colloquy.
FORT WORTH (BP) -- Nearly 70 students and faculty from The Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary have collaborated as a "virtual choir" to record the classic hymn "Be Thou My Vision." uniting an array of Christian voices and musicians to inspire the body of Christ during this time of separation caused by COVID-19. The project was designed to inspire the body of Christ during this time of separation caused by COVID-19. The video, titled "Be Thou My Vision -- Sheltering in Place, United in Christ -- SCMW," was released online today (May 4).
NASHVILLE (BP) -- Stay-at-home orders related to COVID-19 have taken on a different meaning to many touring musical artists. Instead of the typical routine of touring and playing music for large events and gatherings, artists are literally staying at home. And it has come with a hefty price tag for many.