I’ve been listening to Getty Music’s album Confessio, which has been out for a while now. Waulking Song / All My Heart Rejoices blends a Gaelic refrain with English lyrics based on Anna’s Song from the Bible. It also features Sandra McCracken on vocals which is always welcome.

This new release from Sandra McCracken and friends (a collective called FAITHFUL, and Trillia Newbell, and Rachael Lampais) me as a spiritual rather than a hymn. It’s not praise by singing about, it’s praise by declaring something about God and encouraging a response. It features on an album called Light In The Canyon. Lyrics Call …

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Pass The Promise from Getty Music sounded so familiar I thought I’d posted it before. Maybe I thought it wasn’t congregational enough. It’s either call and response or close couplets in the verses – either could work and a congregation like ours would probably do the couplet thing. It’s a similar vocal approach to leading …

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