In 2007 Marvin Sapp had a surprise hit with “Never Would Have Made It.” Now, with an evolving sound and a steadfast heart for ministry, the singer/pastor is back with a new album and a new determination to bring God’s people together in a lasting way.
If the stories in this edition of Pop & Circumstance have a common theme, it’s the call for audiences — viewers, listeners, and users of media — to exercise more compassion, discernment, and responsibility in the way they interact with pop culture. Come to think of it, those are themes found in many editions of P&C. Anyway, we talk about them more explicitly this time around. So let’s get started.