Ben Ward Music
making music. diving deeper. living life. loving olivia & harper.

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New Music Recommendations  

New Music Recommendations

Shana Carroll and Stephanie White join me with some great new music recommendations this week! Bethel Music (Amanda Cook) “I Will Exalt” Josh Garrels “At the Table” Death Cab for Cutie “No Room in Frame”

Weekly Favorites 4-21-15  

Weekly Favorites 4-21-15

New Favorites this week from Jennifer Nettles, Ethan Parker Band, and Chuck Hooten and Shoreline Worship. Check out all this on Spotify…

New Music Favorites!  

New Music Favorites!

So excited to share some music I’m loving right now…I may try to do this more often…let me know if you like it! My Spotify profile and playlists Music featured today: Josh Garrels “Benediction” Great Awakening “Margins” The Lone Bellow “Call to War”

New Spotify Playlists  

New Spotify Playlists

I love Spotify. It’s the greatest tool I’ve discovered for discovering new music. I’ve been keeping monthly “potentials” playlists for awhile – music that might potentially be favorite. Now I’ve made current year “best of” playlists in three categories: Love and Life, Christian and Gospel, and Worship and Praise. The best of the “potentials” will make it here. All that to say: Go follow me and let me know if you like my choices!! And I want to follow you […]

Fave Lyrics

So today is the day for one of my favorite lyrics… Now the first of December was covered with snow, and so was the turnpike from Stockbridge to Boston (James Taylor, Sweet Baby James) Something about that picture, I know exactly how he feels for some reason.  Plus living in Boston for a few years helps :). ———- A couple more… ———- …He said a good song never comes to those who chase, it comes to those who listen (Darrell […]

Rave Recommendations

I had always heard of A.W. Tozer, but hadn’t really read or heard any of his teaching. A few weeks ago someone tweeted a quote of his that floored me: The church that can’t worship must be entertained. And men who can’t lead a church to worship must provide the entertainment. So I wanted to see if there was more where that came from…and there most definitely was! I first found a series of MP3s from 1960 – ten sermons […]