It Was 20 Years Ago Today – D&A

On August 31, 2002 – before we were “the weak & the few” – my daughter Abby and I produced a collection of songs titled “best years”. At the time we called ourselves “D&A” – you guessed it – Dave...

Stringed Instruments Go Way Back When

When you grow up with ten siblings, it’s mostly understood that many gifts you receive may soon become “public domain”. Loving brothers and sisters long to partake with you in your enjoyment of that shiny new toy; and maybe even hope that you may not...

The Unshakable Kingdom

There is much history and many chronicles written about the rise and fall of earthly kingdoms, nations, families, and organizations. Their foundations were fragile because they were all built and ruled by human hands. From the fall of Egypt when God led the Hebrew...

Am I Responsible For The Cross?

Short answer: Yes, but you’re not the only one. Christ was sent by the Father to rescue sinners; one problem though, rescuing sinners from death required a redemption payment of – death – and not just any death, but the death of a spotless, sinless,...

I Know That My Redeemer Lives

I know that my Redeemer lives, what comfort this sweet sentence gives. We can thank Samuel Medley for these words and more from his composition in 1775. He lives He lives who once was dead He lives my ever-living head He lives triumphant from the grave He lives...

Good Friday – At The Cross Wondrous Cross

In 1707, hymn writer, Isaac Watts penned the following words: Alas, and did my Savior bleed And did my Sovereign die Would he devote that sacred head for sinners such as I? Almost 200 years later, Ralph E Hudson, another hymn writer wrote the popular chorus: At The...