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Should you force your children to take music lessons against their will? How can our words have an impact even on those we don’t know and may never meet?
Hear what two accomplished musicians think about these questions as well as stories of their own childhood experiences and more.
Join me as I chat with award-winning singer/songwriter duo, Christa Wells and Nicole Witt, about parenting, music and the power of our words.
If you have thoughts or questions for Christa or Nicole please let them know in the comments so they can respond!
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Where to Find Our Guests Online
Award-winning singer-songwriter Christa Wells crafts honest and poignant piano-driven pop songs about home, family, grief, and hope. Named 2006 Songwriter of the Year by the Gospel Music Association, The Christian Manifesto called her 2011 EP How Emptiness Sings “nothing short of phenomenal.” Christa’s latest album, Feed Your Soul, is available now.
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The award-winning Nashville songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, Nicole Witt is known for the soaring melodies and clever turns of phrase that have brought her national acclaim in the bluegrass, country, and Christian music scenes. She found herself under the spotlight at the Ryman Auditorium in the fall of 2011, accepting the International Bluegrass Music Association Award for Song of the Year. Her album More Than Rubies, with Christa Wells as well as her other music is available on her website below.
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Nicole’s Touring Schedule:
More than Rubies
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Masterpiece Ministries has spent the last fifteen years dedicating time, energy, and focus to help high school students identify and develop their God-given gifts in the arts and to encourage them to become wholehearted followers of Christ.
Through summer camps, events and an ever growing community of young artists who have participated in the ministry, Masterpiece is committed to making a transforming impact on students’ lives and the culture at large through artistic expression.
Christa’s Blog Post:
If you are a mother and an artist you *must* read this:
This One’s for the Mothers
New Release Tuesday
Fun Finds and Favorites
Christa's Fun Finds:
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Nicole’s Fun Finds:
Christa Wells, Feed Your Soul
Melissa's Fun Finds:
Exclusive Free Download
This episode's free download is a printable 8 1/2 x 11 scripture art poster.
Special thanks to Music Alley and Stephanie Lawrence for our theme song, "Joy in the House"
"Then those whose lives honored God got together and talked it over. God saw what they were doing and listened in. A book was opened in God’s presence...with the names of the God-fearers written down, all the names of those who honored God’s name." -Malachi 3:16