Housefires' third full-length album, simply titled Housefires III, released today and is already climbing the charts on iTunes. The record is currently sitting at #11 on the overall albums charts, though it has been as high as #6 today, and #1 on the Christian & Gospel charts.
The release of Housefires III comes only days after the group received two Dove Award nominations --
Song Of The Year
"Good, Good Father" (writers) Pat Barrett, Tony Brown (publishers) Vamos Publishing, Capitol CMG Parago, Common Hymnal Publishing, Housefires Sounds, Tony Brown Publishing Designee, worshiptogether.com songs, sixsteps Music
Worship Song Of The Year
"Good Good Father" - (writers) Pat Barrett, Anthony Brown (publishers) Vamos Publishing, Capitol CMG Parago, Common Hymnal Publishing, Housefires Sounds, Tony Brown Publishing Designee, worshiptogether.com songs, sixsteps Music
"We felt like God wanted a fresh expression of church. Something that required faith and risk in partnership with God... Something so simple you could tell that God was in it or not--no lights, smoke or lasers to hide what wasn't there," Grace Midtown (Housefires' church community in Atlanta, Georgia) pastor Matt Reynolds says. "It's less about our songs and more about what God has been speaking to us as a community, as a whole."
Read our review of Housefires IIIhere and click here to purchase the album on iTunes.