Tag Archives: Ed Cash

Review: Jonathan David & Melissa Helser – Beautiful Surrender

jonathandavidmelissahelserSurrender is typically seen as a negative within the thinking of our world, the term indicating the defeat of one against another, evoking thoughts of failure and more. Yet, within the Christian faith, surrender is seen in a wholly different light, one of positive encouragement as believers are challenged to lay down not only their burdens but their lives before the conquering Christ. Of course, the beautiful caveat is that in losing our lives we are bound to find them and it’s this truth which provides the heartbeat of Bethel Music’s latest act, Jonathan David and Melissa Helser, and their debut for the label, Beautiful Surrender.

Amy Grant to Release All-New Christmas Album on Oct. 21

amygrantMulti-platinum recording artist Amy Grant will unveil her first all-new Christmas album in nearly twenty years on October 21, just in time for the holiday season.

Review: Chris Tomlin – Adore: Christmas Songs of Worship

ChrisTomlinFor many, the festive songs of the holiday season simply serve as a musical backdrop to their celebrations, helping to set the mood for family gatherings, office parties, and other seasonal get-togethers. Yet, for those calling themselves a part of the Church, the songs of Christmas reach deeper than that, challenging us to a place of worship as we honor the day that the Light came into the darkness. And who better to usher us into just such a place than Chris Tomlin?

Review: Holly Starr – Everything I Need

HollyStarrThose who follow the Christian music world with any frequency know that it is occasionally challenged with complaints of artists singing too little about the struggles and troubles that this life can bring and too much about the starry silver linings promised in Scripture. And while those arguments do carry some weight at points, with some of today’s Christian music sadly simplified to simple verses and a catchy chorus that reminds us that God loves us, there are also times that the criticism meets solid resistance with heartfelt songwriting like that found on Holly Starr’s Everything I Need which showcases God’s love and grace with plenty of poise.

Review: Natasha Owens – No One But You

NatashaOwensTragedy has a certain way of bringing about beauty sometimes and that’s definitely been the case in the life of Natasha Owens. When her father died of a tragic freak accident in 2010, it caused the artist to reevaluate her path and, through her grieving, find her hope through worship as she took on a role as worship leader. With one successful album already under her belt, Owens is returning with No One But You, a five-song EP that showcases the artist’s big voice and passionate heart.

Holly Starr Set to Reveal “Everything I Need” on Sept. 18

HollyStarrEverything I Need, the highly-anticipated fourth studio recording from acclaimed singer/songwriter Holly Starr, is set to bow September 18.

Natasha Owens Readies “No One But You” for August Release

NatashaOwensCCM artist, Natasha Owens, is scheduled to release her sophomore project August 28th. No One But You was produced by award-winning producer, Ed Cash, with Cash co-writing all five songs on the EP.