These kids come up with the majority of their own material, set to music that appeals to them--mostly Contemporary Christian Music.
Not too surprisingly, they were using two of Rich Mullins' songs when I first contacted them. But none of them was aware Richard's father had grown up like them, in Letcher County Kentucky--just on the other side of Pine Mountain.
As an audience member, I was not the only one moved to tears.
I am amazed, and humbled to find my understanding confirmed. . . that love creates art, and the Holy King of Israel loves you and me right here in America.