Kenny Rogers has died at the age of 81. As I grow older 81 doesn’t seem that old, but also folk like Rogers have been part of my life for so long I’m almost surprised that he was only 81. Last year Kenny re-released The Love Of God, an album of hymns and spiritual songs. …
I led a room full of people in a rendition of What A Friend We Have In Jesus yesterday. Here’s a version by Steven Curtis Chapman and Ricky Skaggs recorded at the Grand Ole Opry. I could be pastor of a country and western church.
Glen Campbell died this week. Here he gives a little testimony then sings What A Friend We Have In Jesus. You also get to see glimpses of why he was also described as a musician whose guitar playing alone would have marked him for a great, apart from his vocal talents.