Family Life Music News 12/10/13

12.10.13 | Terese Main | Comments[1]

Casting Crowns’ bassist Chris Huffman has a lot to be thankful for. His son, Silas, got a heart transplant this past Sunday. He’s recovering remarkably well. The six-month old is already breathing on his own.


How far would you go for your faith? Chris Tomlin recently told Fox News that he would go to jail if it meant honoring Jesus.

Congrats to several Grammy nominees. Mandisa is up for three. Natalie Grant, Matt Maher and Chris Tomlin are all nominated twice. Steven Curtis Chapman, tobyMac, Building 429 and Matt Redman are also up for Grammys. The awards air Sunday, January 26th.

Big Daddy Weave got some encouragement lately. They were filling up their bus at a gas station when they were recognized. A trucker said his life was deeply impacted by their song, “Redeemed.”

Changes are coming to Group 1 Crew. Blanca Callahan has announced she’s stepping down after a decade with the group. You’ll hear her on some solo projects. She’s already recorded vocals for a Building 429 song coming out next year. Hear more at

Keep Lincoln Brewster’s son, Levi, in your prayers. Doctor’s think he has appendicitis.

Steven Curtis Chapman’s wife, Mary Beth has kudos for the Franklin, TN Fire Department. They came to her rescue recently when their new fireplace had a leak.

Life has changed a lot for Newsboys keyboard player Jeff Frankestein. Before kids, he says, putting up the tree took about 90-minutes. Now, with help from the little ones, it’s a four day process.


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on 12.30.13 Sabrina commented

God bless you all.