Tom Read is a worship leader, songwriter, and music producer based in Oxford. He is also the founder of The Modern Hymnal (modernhymnal.uk) which is a community of UK worship leaders committed to singing more local and regionally written songs in their churches.
Singing songs from churches mired in abuse scandals or grappling with failures in leadership is financially supporting something that Christians should be opposed to, says Tom Read. We need to rely less on a fast-food diet of imported worship if the Church wants to be truly healthy
Should Kanye West really have won every Christian and Gospel category at this year’s Billboard Awards? That’s the wrong question to be asking, says Tom Read
For a few extra dollars, you can enjoy an “intimate pre-show artist experience” with Hillsong United and Chris Tomlin. But Tom Read wonders what Jesus would make of it…