Concert, Console, & Congregation

As I write this blog, I am listening to some cherished LP vinyl recordings of organist Marek Kudlicki, who, as part of his jubilee (50th) US tour, will be performing a recital here this Sunday at 3 p.m. I acquired these recordings in Vienna, where I first met Marek in...

Celebration Sunday

Celebration Sunday was just that—a celebration. It was a celebration for the entire congregation of River Road Church, Baptist. To date [Wednesday, June 11, 2014] 226 pledges have been received committing $1,961,960 for restoration of our sanctuary organ, lighting,...

The Ethical Dimension of Making Music

I did not grow up bereft of music. At my grandmother’s house I listened to melodies produced by Don Reno, Red Smiley and the Tennessee Cutups, and early my uncle introduced me to the ballads of the Johnnys—Horton and Cash. What passes for classical music is a function...

Rejoice & Give Thanks Campaign Website

rejoice.rrcb.org We have launched a microsite specifically for the 2014-2017 Capital Stewardship Campaign – Rejoice & Give Thanks: God’s House, Our Time. On this site, you will be able to find all of the materials pertaining to the campaign including...