Chart-topping seven-time Dove Award-nominated singer-songwriter and worship leader Todd Agnew has unveiled his latest project, a 16-track collection of new songs, as well as unreleased, remixed, and favorite tracks from the vault.
The new collection, appropriately entitled From Grace To Glory: The Music Of Todd Agnew (buy), released on May 26, 2017 from Ardent Records.
Serving as a scrapbook of sorts, From Grace To Glory is a musical chronicle of Agnew’s journey of faith and ministry. It is a time capsule of moments, both profoundly intimate and exuberantly bold, that captures the essence of walking out the gospel hand-in-hand with friends and family, through good times and hard times. It is the journal of one man’s transformation from a young singer-songwriter to troubadour theologian.
Family and friendship have always played a huge role in Agnew’s life, music and ministry, and those relationships run like a thread throughout From Grace To Glory. Agnew collaborated with his long-time friend Chris Collins (Agnew’s co-writer on “Grace Like Rain”) on one of the two new songs on this project, “Nearer Home.” But it was Agnew’s studies at Dallas Theological Seminary (where he is nearing completion of his Masters degree) that led him to pen the first of a new generation of worship songs–the potent, reverential contemporary hymn, “Glory To Our Great Redeemer.”
“The song talks about ransom, redemption, adoption and more,” Agnew explains. “Our worship grows deeper as we understand more fully all God has done on our behalf…” | READ full story at CCMmagazine.com