Tag: christian music

A Few of Our Favorite Christmas Albums

Have you worn out your favorite Christmas albums yet? This is the point in the season for me when the old standards start to feel a bit stale and we’re ready for something fresh, something […]

Slugs & Bugs | Sing the Bible: Family Christmas

Remember two weeks ago, when I told you we wouldn’t listen to Christmas music until the first day of Advent? We made it until the day after Thanksgiving. Here is why: My very favorite Christmas […]

Slugs & Bugs, Sing the Bible | A Kickstarter Campaign

What could be better than news that Slugs & Bugs is currently fundraising for the release of their third Sing the Bible album? Reading that news while eating a donut would be nice. Reading that news […]

Looking for the Gospel in Good Songs

I grew up on good music. My mom favored folk singers; my dad introduced me to everyone from Louis Armstrong to Michael Jackson to Nirvana. By the time I held my first guitar, I had […]

Slugs & Bugs | Sing the Bible, Vol. 2 (Giveaway!)

Around New Year’s the ground on our side of the state was still muddy and gray, so we went to the mountains in search of snow. On the way there we sang merrily, knowing that our road ended […]

The Ology | Marty Machowski

On one end of the children’s literature spectrum, we find what Charlotte Mason famously called “twaddle”: books with pat morals, flat characters, and no life. These are often books adapted from TV shows or toys, where […]