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Christian Music Artists Teabagging For Jesus

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Jonathan Guenther

posted January 23, 2011 at 8:44 am


Haha that’s actually a picture I took! They sell that stuff at Cracker Barrel… I tweeted it back in November. Glad it’s making its way around the Internet!



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Aaron

posted January 23, 2011 at 9:15 am


i feel that you use the term artist rather loosely



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    Matthew Paul Turner

    posted January 23, 2011 at 10:35 am


    I don’t think so. While we may not like their music, the Gaithers have written more songs than you or I ever will–hundreds and hundreds. Do I like them all? No. But they are definitely artists worthy of your respect.



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      JamesW

      posted January 23, 2011 at 11:30 am


      Thanks for that statement, Matt. Man years ago, I was not sure I wanted to have kids. I started praying about it. One morning, we sang “Because He Lives” in church, and there’s a line about holding a new baby. It seemed like a gentle nudge from God. A few other things like this happened, and I told my wife I was ready to be a dad. Now, 9 yrs into dadhood, I can’t imagine I ever wasn’t sure about this.

      Here’s where the story gets good (not to mention relevant to this post): A few yrs ago, I brought my then-3-yr-old daughter into a Mardel store to pick something up. It happened that Gloria Gaither was there to do an appearance or book signing. She started talking to my daughter, telling her she was pretty, etc. I smiled, didn’t say much, then we left.

      An hour later, I met with some friends, told them who I had run into at the store. One of them said “You know, she wrote that song, “Because He Lives”.” I wanted to kick myself, because I had had a chance to personally thank someone who had been used by God to impact me in a very meaningful way, and I didn’t realize it.

      Yes, the Gaithers are artists, making their impact on the world, in a great way.



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      Aaron

      posted January 24, 2011 at 4:44 pm


      i wouldn’t say with such authority that they have written more songs that i ever will… i mean, i write songs all the time, ditties like “ouch! ouch! i stubbed my toe-eo-eo-eo! yes i did don’t you know-eo-eo-eo!” and this hit “gots to go, gots to go, yeah thats right, hurry up, because i gots to go”



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        Sandy

        posted January 24, 2011 at 8:26 pm


        I agree with the designation of artist. The Gaither’s are quality people and songwriters who have written hundreds of songs that are currently song. They have mentored many young Christian artists and are beloved by many. Maybe not your personal style but that doesn’t take away from their personal integrity and many gifts.



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Bob Chapman

posted January 23, 2011 at 9:29 am


“Mango citrus”? I think you use the term “tea” rather loosely.



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Andy Allen

posted January 23, 2011 at 9:33 am


Perhaps you should add the hashtag #WVArtists



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Joe Crenshaw

posted January 23, 2011 at 9:53 am


Awful . . . cheesy and it probably tastes nasty as well.



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JamesW

posted January 23, 2011 at 11:32 am


Are these as silly as Testamints? Probably.

That reminds me, there’s a new popsicle product from the Testamints people, with bible verses printed on the wooden stick. The name will be “Testicles”.



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Jason

posted January 23, 2011 at 12:14 pm


I thought this was going to be something about the Tea Party.



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    Deb94

    posted January 23, 2011 at 2:49 pm


    Me too, until I scrolled down and saw the picture.



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Gretchen

posted January 23, 2011 at 12:25 pm


I don’t know if I want to be that girl, but you may want to consider rewording your description. (ie taking out the word teabagging) Just a thought.



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    Matthew Paul Turner

    posted January 23, 2011 at 8:10 pm


    I used that word on purpose! :)



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Dan Alcantara

posted January 23, 2011 at 2:21 pm


I’m not going to lie, that tea sounds like a delicious summer treat.



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presentlyhuman

posted January 23, 2011 at 3:14 pm


Now I want mango citrus green tea.



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jasdye

posted January 23, 2011 at 10:05 pm


awww, poo.
I was hoping for a whole record full of crappy CCM songs praising the Reul ‘Merikuns.



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Mike Elliott

posted January 24, 2011 at 8:35 pm


Please tell me that this is photoshopped. This is the last group I want to be ‘Teabagged’ by



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Cam

posted January 27, 2011 at 10:21 am


Wow. My mind is officially blown.



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