In this book important topics are covered in-depth, using numerous quotes regarding the questions: Is Music Neutral? and Is the Rock Beat Sensual? Many biblical references are included with principles which can be applied to Christian music. If you are interested in preserving the moral integrity of Christian music, and can read with an open mind regarding the heated topic of rock music and the Christian, and will ask God for wisdom as you make your musical choices - we hope you will read a copy of this thought-provoking discussion of CCM.
Ron and Shelly Hamilton lead Majesty Music where Shelly has ministered for 35 years as pianist, composer, arranger, and recording producer. Her father, Dr. Frank Garlock, has spoken on Christian music for almost 50 years and is regarded as an expert on the Bible and music.
Chapter titles include:
My Musical Background •
What Exactly is Contemporary Christian Music (CCM)? •
CCM Is Born •
Is Music Neutral? •
The Rock Beat •
The Pop Singing Style •
Intent and Motive •
Biblical Teaching About Music •
Rock by Its Fruit and Association •
A Musical Line •
The Power of Music in the Church •
What Are a Christian's Musical Options?