Two Big Smiles

This past Saturday evening Fran and I took Rhiannon to see her favorite musician, Cindy Lou Harrington, in concert at a wonderful little pizza place called Shorty's in Tucker, GA (unlike most pizzerias, Shorty's has several vegan options on their menu). Before the show began, Cindy Lou stopped by our table and posed for a picture with her number 1 fan. Gotta love those smiles!You never would have thought Rhiannon is fighting against both liver and kidney disease if you had been there Saturday … [Read more...]

The David Crowder Band, 7-7-10

Last night Fran and Rhiannon and I went to see the David Crowder Band at the Smoky Mountain Performing Arts Center in Franklin, NC. Here's the setlist for the show...The Veil No One Like  You Foreverandever etc. Here is Our King Come Thou Font of Every Blessing  -> Amazing Grace How He Loves Everything Glorious Alleluia, Sing Shadows You Are My Joy I Saw the Light -> I'll Fly Away Oh Happiness O Praise Him (All This For a King) Here I am to Worship … [Read more...]

Palm Sunday Concert at the Monastery, featuring Thomas Tallis

If you live in or near metro Atlanta, you won't find a more aesthetically and spiritually uplifting way to begin Holy Week than this special event at the Monastery of the Holy Spirit. I'm excited about the inclusion of Tallis' Lamentations, but the entire program should be splendid.Monastery of the Holy Spirit presentsA Concert of Sacred Classical Music A Lenten Meditation for Passion Sunday March 28, 2010 at 4:00 pm featuring The University of Georgia Collegium Musicum & Chamber … [Read more...]

The Master and the Musician

When I was a teenager hanging out with the charismatic community, I fell in love with the music of Phil Keaggy, a gifted guitarist and a vocalist who sounds like the contemporary Christian answer to Paul McCartney. In 1978 he released a lovely album of instrumental music called The Master and the Musician.It's 30 years later and Phil is on tour, doing a series of concerts in which he will be playing The Master and the Musician in its entirety, along with selected other songs from his career. … [Read more...]