It’s been a while since we’ve talked with tonight’s guest, a talented, award-winning singer/songwriter who is about to enter the studio to record her eight album. Ali Matthews, who is in the midst of a crowdfunding campaign for this next CD, notes that it will be a collection of faith and worship songs that will celebrate God’s goodness and mercy. Ali talks to us from her home office in Stratford, Ontario to talk about the upcoming project.
Gifted international speaker Ruth Coghill founded the ministry Words to Inspire – Lifelong Empowerment from God’s Word to help people learn to memorize, meditate, study and apply the word of God. Part of this ministry takes the form of a series of books including her most recent Women of the Word. Ruth is on the phone with us tonight from her home office in Fergus, Ontario to talk about the book.
Arts Connection for Monday, May 9, 2016 - Kim Pottruff & Randy Gliege - Audience of One production of "The Dream"
Guelph’s Audience of One Christian Theatre Company is, in theatre talk, treading the boards again this month. The company’s fourth production, The Dream, takes a look at the Easter story from the perspective of Pontius Pilate, the Roman governor of Judea who reluctantly sentenced Jesus to be crucified.
Arts Connection for Monday, May 2, 2016 - Steve Bell and Jamie Howison - The "I Will Not Be Shaken" collection
Tonight’s guests have been working on a project that “has been slowly simmering for years.” Released last year the two-part I Will Not be Shaken compilation features a CD with all of Steve Bell’s songs based on the Psalms and a book co-written by Bell and friend and pastor Jamie Howiso
Arts Connection for Monday, April 25, 2016 - Dorene Meyer - "First Nations Christian Writers - Volume 1" anthology
Veteran writer Dorene Meyer launched Goldrock Press to help give a voice to First Nations Christian writers. The publisher recently launched the first volume of an anthology of essays, poems and stories by 16 First Nations writers ranging in age from 16 to 79 and Dorene is on the phone from her home office in Norway House, Manitoba to talk about the book.