Archive: Oct 2016



Rabbit Room LIVE Special Guest: Sally Lloyd-Jones

By The Rabbit Room

We’re proud to announce the first of our special guests for Rabbit Room LIVE. Read More ›

A Liturgy for a Husband & Wife at Close of Day

By Pete Peterson

At Hutchmoot we announced our plans to publish a book of liturgies for everyday life. The book is called Every Moment Holy and we want to share a little more of what the book is like. Read More ›

Trouble Go Down: Come Away With Me

By Ron Block


“Come Away With Me” began with Rebecca Reynolds’s beautiful lyrics inspired by the Song of Solomon, and I added the chords and melody. Like the Song of Solomon, “Come Away With Me” is a depiction of Read More ›

Rabbit Room LIVE: Guests!

By Pete Peterson

Rabbit Room LIVE is coming up in just a couple of weeks! Lots of you have been asking about the line–up and today we’re ready to start revealing what we’ve got planned. Read More ›

Practicing Stability: Part 2

By Jen Rose Yokel

From my portion of the Hutchmoot 2016 session “In Search of Home.” You can read Part 1 here.

Professor and writer Scott Russell Sanders has this to say in his book Staying Put: “In our national mythology, the worst fate is to be trapped on a farm, in a village, in the sticks, in some dead-end job or unglamourous marriage or played-out game. Stand still, we are warned, and you die.” Read More ›

Trouble Go Down: Title Track

By Ron Block

The song “Trouble Go Down” began as a clawhammer banjo melody written by Jeff Taylor. We were sitting in my studio going through songs and Jeff said, “Hey, I’ve got this melody I want you to hear. Can I use your banjo?” Read More ›

Practicing Stability: Part 1

By Jen Rose Yokel

From my portion of the Hutchmoot 2016 session “In Search of Home,” a conversation about roots, restlessness, and making peace with our place in the world. Read More ›

New Release: Trouble Go Down

By Ron Block

Congratulations are in order for Ron Block, Jeff Taylor, and Rebecca Reynolds. Their new record, Trouble Go Down, has finally arrived! The album is now available in the Rabbit Room Store.

Here’s Ron with a peek at another track.


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Trouble Go Down: “Like A River Glorious”

By Ron Block

Trouble Go Down is a new record by Ron Block and Jeff Taylor, with lyrics by Rebecca Reynolds. It releases October 21st.

“Like A River Glorious” is the first track on Trouble Go Down, done instrumentally with banjo, piano, and Barry Bales on bass.

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Making Every Moment Holy

By Pete Peterson

We want to add something beautiful to the world, and we need your help.

At Hutchmoot 2015, we held a special presentation called “The Liturgy of Lost Rhyme.” The event was a powerful experience for everyone involved, and afterward, the author of the liturgy, Douglas McKelvey, approached us with an idea that we’ve fallen in love with: it’s called Every Moment Holy. Read More ›

The Gift of Your Suffering to the Body of Christ

By Rebecca Reynolds

[From “Gifts of and for the Church” @ Hutchmoot 2016.]

As Heidi and I began to talk about how we might split up this session on exploring God’s resources for the body, I found myself drawn to a topic that isn’t included in any of Paul’s official lists of spiritual gifts. Read More ›

Bon Iver’s 22, A Million: Searching For Light

By Chris Yokel

Bon Iver’s highly anticipated third album is out in the world now. Being a fan of Justin Vernon’s unusual music, I was excited about the new release, but then began to hear that the album was super experimental, Read More ›