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Mockingbird: The Postlogue

Well, I have finished up what I had proposed to do several months ago. I have thought through and posted commentary on Derek Webb’s album Mockingbird. It was a good exercise for me. As I already make an attempt to … Continue reading

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“Mockingbird”: A Dialogue

_________ (vs. 1)
there are days i don’t believe the words i say / like a life that i’m not living / a song that i’m not singing but to you / there are times that i believe i’m satisfied / … Continue reading

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Mockingbird: The Album & A Dialogue

For those of you who haven’t heard, Derek Webb (formerly of Caedmon’s Call) offered his latest album, Mockingbird, as a free download – see link on right sidebar of this blog. One of the reasons this was done was to … Continue reading

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Everybody Loves Free Music

Derek Webb is at it again. Remember back in ’06 when that dude went off the deep end and just started givin’ away his music? Yup – we got the entire Mockingbird album for as cheap as free. Webb is … Continue reading

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Said at Southern

Many of you know that I just graduated from Southern Seminary this past May. One of the web sites that seems particularly promising is the website Said At Southern. This blog is a conglomerate of writers who are students or … Continue reading

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Seven Songs…

My friend Jason VanDorsten has tagged me to share seven songs that I have enjoyed this week. I’ll try to fill up seven slots (you’ll see why in a minute). I view this as more than a silly fun thing … Continue reading

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Rich Young Ruler

I’m back after a long hiatus. I will continue and finish my thoughts and dialogue re:Derek Webb’s album, Mockingbird. (vs. 1)
poverty is so hard to see
when it’s only on your tv and twenty miles across town
where we’re all living so … Continue reading

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“A King & A Kingdom”: A Dialogue

Following off some comments I made on the last post we come to my second favorite song (yes, “Mockingbird keeps slipping on the charts!). In our cushy culture we have grown accustomed to our Christian pundits giving Christian commentary with … Continue reading

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“A New Law”: A Dialogue

Okay, so I said that “Mockingbird” was my favorite song on the album. I have changed my mind. “A New Law” has been the most thought-provoking and soul-nourishing song and catchy tune so far. I think this song hits the … Continue reading

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