Listening to Popular Music
by Don H. Compier
Explore how the everyday act of listening to rock and roll, blues, country, hip-hop, or other popular music can play a positive role in spiritual formation. Compier reflects on music from the Beatles to Los Lobos and explores the fear of music in the evolution of musical styles throughout Christian history. He looks at how music in contemporary Western culture embraces profits and prophecy while addressing peace and justice issues.