FOUNDED: February 9, 2001
|12-14-2011, 06:01 PM||#1|
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: NW Louisiana
Where is the line to see Jesus
From an email I received...Very much worth a listen to the song and its message.
While at the mall a couple of years ago, my then four year old nephew,
> Spencer, saw kids lined up to see Santa Claus. Having been taught as a
> toddler that Christmas is the holiday that Christians celebrate the birth of
> Jesus, he asked his mom, "where's the line to see Jesus"?
> My sister mentioned this to my dad, who immediately became inspired and
> jotted words down to a song in just a few minutes. After putting music to
> the words, and doing a quick recording at home, he received a great response
> from friends. He sent the song off to Nashville without much response,
> except for a Christian song writer who suggested adding a bridge at the end
> of the first chorus. My dad then asked if I wanted to record the song to see
> what we could do with it. I listened to the song, made a few changes to the
> words to make it flow better, and we headed to Shock City Studios.
> It was at the studio where Chris, owner and producer, rewrote the 2nd verse
> and part of the chorus... with goose bumps and emotions high, we were all
> hopeful and felt like we had something special. The demo was recorded in
> just under 2 hours and sent off again to Nashville ... still no response.
> Then 2 weeks before Christmas last year, my cousins Greg and Robbie decided
> to do a video to see what we could accomplish on YouTube. The first day we
> had 3000 hits and it soared from there. We received e-mails, phone calls,
> Facebook messages from people all over asking for the music, CD's, iTunes,
> anything... we had nothing. After a couple of meetings with Chris following
> the amazing response, we got serious. We headed back into the studio this
> past spring... this time with guitars, drums, bass, pianos, choirs... the
> real deal.... and here we are today.
> Getting iTunes set up, a website put together, and loving that thousands
> upon thousands of Christians have come together... remembering the true
> meaning of Christmas. Out of the mouths of babes come profound truths that
> many adults can not understand. Hopefully Spencer's observation will cause
> people all over to reflect on the love of Jesus, and that one day we will
> all stand in line to see Him. We are most thankful to our Heavenly Father to
> have this chance to share our music with you. Merry Christmas everyone.
> MERRY CHRISTMAS
> OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO
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|12-14-2011, 06:29 PM||#2|
Advanced Senior Member
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Land of Lincoln
Re: Where is the line to see Jesus
Thanks for that, Duke, made my day!
SHOOT FIRST. SHOOT SECOND. MOST IMPORTANTLY, BE THE MAN WHO'S SHOOTING LAST.