Wishful Thinking

People have asked if this new passion for identity and grace shows up on the upcoming MercyMe album “Welcome To The New”…April 8 by the way (wink) Yes. Hence the title of the album and the name of this blog “TheNewBart” But just in case you’re not sold, here’s a song from said album.

Proper I.D. Required

Did you know the enemy most likely has a better grasp of who you are in Christ than you do? Roughly 2 years ago, a couple of dear friends helped me realize this. Daily they would remind me who I am in Christ. Constantly telling me I’m holy, righteous and redeemed. And you know what?Read More

A Trip To ESPN

Bum Ba Bum Baaaaa. That was the ESPN theme song and today we had the amazing opportunity to take a tour of ESPN. We’ve got some pretty massive sports fans in band and crew so it was a little like Christmas to some of us.  Are you kidding?  Walking around ESPN?!  I don’t think ourRead More

Somerset, KY

Kentucky, you guys were loud tonight!  What a great night.  There were times when you were singing so loud it was hard to hear what was happening on stage.  We loved every second of it. Today we spent most of the day down the street at East Somerset Baptist Church recording for a new projectRead More

St. Charles, MO

Sold out show in St. Charles.  What a blast.  Thanks so much for making this a great night. Mike and Barry spent the day in another room recording, Jim, Robby & Nathan had family in town and I made a movie.  We’ve still got a couple more shows on this run, but we’re having aRead More

Missoula, MT

Oh goodness Montana!  There’s were a lot of you here tonight!  We’re sorry that we had to turn away so many of you.  Those that made it in, we had a blast and hope you all enjoyed yourself.  We were standing side stage for most of the night and you guys blew us away. MikeRead More