David Phelps - Life Is A Church

Published Thursday 9th February 2006
David Phelps - Life Is A Church
David Phelps - Life Is A Church

STYLE: Pop
RATING 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8
OUR PRODUCT CODE: 15057-10793
LABEL: Word 8864062
FORMAT: CD Album
ITEMS: 1
RRP: £12.99

Reviewed by Diane Woodrow

From the American inspirational singer best known for his work with the Gaithers, this is a fine CD expressing what God is saying to so many across the globe. The first line from "With His Love" is almost word for word the same as I had just read on a couple of people's weblogs. There truly isn't a track on the whole CD which I would really criticise though, lyrically, I think I may have missed the point of the title track. I can't quite see where he is coming from on this. Every one of the 11 songs here sends the glory back to God, helped out by a well crafted Nashville production. Lyrics are often insightful like on "Long Time Coming", which starts off questioning the whys of life but ends up with the knowing that it's a long trek and God is in charge. This is very much a CD that will stay on our stereo for a long time. Here's hoping the UK gets hold of this young man and gives him the credit and recognition he deserves.

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Sample Track Listing:
1. With His Love (Sing Holy) [Listen]
2. Something's Gotta Change [Listen]
3. Life Is A Church [Listen]
4. That's What Love Is [Listen]
5. Behold The Lamb [Listen]
6. Long Time Coming [Listen]
7. Gentle Savior [Listen]
8. Visions Of God [Listen]
9. Power [Listen]
10. The Name Lives On [Listen]
11. Legacy Of Love [Listen]

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Product Description
Everything a David Phelps fan would expect...and more - Life Is A Church!

One of the preeminent voices in Christian music, David Phelps has been wowing crowds with his powerhouse vocals as a member of the Gaither Vocal Band since 1996.

Now, the Dove Award and GRAMMY winning artist is set to release his newest album, Life Is A Church. Musically, this album is everything a David Phelps fan would expect, with each song showcasing his dramatic and one-of-a-kind vocal delivery.

Reader Comments

Posted by Mickey Thorne in Portland, OR @ 02:00 on Aug 6 2007

Good comments, and I too (if I am understanding the person commenting above) do not quite get Life is a Church; ie., the title. NONETHELESS, this is a wonderful CD, and someone was kind enough to include the lyrics, and oh, they are so good.
Great job on that CD. I have heard little about it, but "Power" is a good song. Mickey



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