Jan 27 2014
Congrats Mandisa!!!

OVERCOMER scored 2 GRAMMYs!!!!

CONGRATS MANDISA!!!! 

*Best Contemporary Christian Music Song

*Best Contemporary Christian Music Album

 Watch her reaction

 "I missed the grammys… and I won?!?!?!?!" ~Mandisa

 

“Don’t fall in love with this corrupt world or worship the things it can offer. Those who love its corrupt ways don’t have the Father’s love living within them. All the things the world can offer to you—the allure of pleasure, the passion to have things, and the pompous sense of superiority—do not come from the Father…” 1 John 2:15-16a (The Voice)

"I knew that submerging myself into an environment that celebrates those things was risky for me at this time. I am taking steps to renew my mind to become the Heavenly Father-centered, completely satisfied with Jesus, and Holy Spirit-led woman I felt I was a few months ago, but I’m feeling a bit like an infant learning to walk again on shaky legs. Perhaps being alone with Him as my name was announced was protecting myself from where my flesh would have tried to drag me had I been up on that stage. It gave me time to focus. With what I do for a living, and the doors that have opened for me to sing about Jesus on mainstream platforms, I take the phrase from John 15:19, “be in the world, not of it” seriously. God never taught us to stay in our safe Christian bubbles, completely separating from those who do not share our faith (see 1 Corinthians 5). After all, how else will people come to know Him, if not by His children? We must live, look, and speak differently so that we shine (seeMatthew 5Philippians 2, and 1 Peter 3)! I can’t force my morality on anyone else. What I can do is live my life in such a way that reflects well on my Savior, stand firm in my values, and do all of these things in love.  If God can use this Grammy win to advance His Kingdom, I’m all in!"  ~Mandisa's Blog

 

 

 

 

 

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Jan 27 2014
"Son of God" the Movie & Tour

"Son Of God" movie trailer featuring For King and Country … "Hope is What We Crave"  

Remember "The Bible" mini-series that was a hit last year?  Well, now there is a movie!!!  

"'Son of God' comes to theaters February 28, 2014. Now, the larger-than-life story of The New Testament gets a larger-than life treatment in the stand-alone feature SON OF GOD. Told with the scope and scale of an action epic, the film features powerful performances, exotic locales, dazzling visual effects and a rich orchestral score from Oscar®-winner Hans Zimmer. Portuguese actor Diogo Morgado portrays Jesus as the film spans from his humble birth through his teachings, crucifixion and ultimate resurrection. It marks the first motion picture about Jesus's life since Passion of the Christ, released ten years ago."  ~20th Century FOX


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 “The Bible: Son of God Tour 2014.” The two-hour live event will bring the epic miniseries “The Bible” and the upcoming 20th Century Fox feature film “Son of God” to life in sight and sound with immersive video and stunning visual effects paired with live performances of popular songs by award-winning musical performers including GRAMMY®-nominated artist Francesca Battistelli, Sidewalk Prophets, GRAMMY®-nominated artist Natalie Grant, Chris August, Meredith Andrews and Jason Gray. 

“The Bible: Son of God Tour 2014” Schedule:

 

March 20       Lake Forest, CA - Saddleback Church

March 21       Phoenix, AZ – Vineyard Church

March 22       Albuquerque, NM – Legacy Church

March 23       Denver, CO – Denver First Church of the Nazarene

March 27       Austin, TX – Riverbend Church

March 28       Dallas, TX – Sunnyvale First Baptist Church

March 29       Tulsa, OK – Mabee Center

March 30       Kansas City, MO – Lenexa Christian Center

April 3             Columbus, OH – Grace Polaris Church

April 4             Grand Rapids, MI – Grand Rapids First

April 5             Chicago, IL – Olivet Nazarene University

April 6             Nashville, TN – Allen Arena

April 10          Pittsburgh, PA – Victory Family Church

April 11          Louisville, KY – Northside Christian Church

April 12          Lynchburg, VA – Thomas Road Baptist Church

April 13          Baltimore, MD – APG Federal Credit Union Arena, Hartford Community College

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Jan 21 2014
Britt Nicole Flash Mob

More than 60 flight attendants from Shanghai International Airport performed a flashmob dance inside the terminal!  And the song they are dancing to is BRITT NICOLE "All This Time"  SO COOL! Their flash mob dance was their way of celebrating China's spring festival, a traditionally busy travel time.

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Jan 20 2014
Passion 2014

 Chris Tomlin and Matt Redman will lead worship for Passion 2014

What is the Passion 2014?

"Passion 2014 brings together several internationally renowned pastors, teachers and worship leaders. Joining Passion founders Louie and Shelley Giglio in Atlanta will be John Piper, Christine Caine, and Francis Chan. Grammy award winning artists and worship leaders Chris Tomlin and Matt Redman, are slated to lead worship, along with David Crowder, Kristian Stanfill, Christy Nockels and Hillsong United.Even with so many well-known speakers and musicians participating, organizers insist that Passion is more than simply a conference or an event. Rather, it is a call for "saying goodbye to lesser things and saying yes to the One whose name is above every name," a theme that is stated on the Passion website and often echoed by the speakers.

20,000 students from over 33 countries showed up for Passion 2014 in Atlanta.. Read more"

~Christian Post

 When is the next one?

Feb 14-15 2014 in Houston, TX 

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Jan 20 2014
In the park w/ OBB!

(Photo: Turning Point PR)

"Zach (21), Jacob (19) and Nich (18) share a room, a homeschool history, and even an iTunes account. Luckily, the three siblings from Atlanta seem fairly agreeable. Lovers of all-things music, the brothers have been sharpening their musical abilities for as long as they can remember. 
After being encouraged by their grandmother to enter the CBS Early Show’s “Singing Family Face-Off” in 2009, the talented Oswald Brothers Band placed third in the competition garnering national notoriety. The boys began honing their chops, mowing lawns and teaching music lessons in their spare time to finance their music addiction, until Curb Records took notice and signed them to a record deal in 2012." OBBmusic.com

 

You should follow them on Instagram if you don't yet!  They post some fun stuff!  Like this:
 

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