CHRISTIAN PODCAST EPISODE #9
Jennifer Knapp is a Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter, christian artist comes out. Author, speaker and advocate. She has earned four Dove Awards and has two Grammy nominations.
As the first major artist in the Christian music world to speak openly about LGBTQ identity. Her unique position created opportunities for a national dialogue, including appearances on Larry King Live and theTEDxstage.
Music at it’s most fundamental, forget about selling records, forget about being on a stage with lights, that’s all well and good for your ego… the thing that makes music so wonderful is that we share itJenifer Knapp
How has music marked you?
In our modern culture we think that success is built on our popularity vs the experience of the gifts that we haveJennifer Knapp
How did you see doors start to open when you started in music?
Our abilities are not necessarily just to build our ego
Our communities don’t change unless we bring ourselves to our communitiesJennifer Knapp
What are you learning about yourself and Christianity?
Was there ever an apology from the church?
The things that we care about even though they are scary we tend to chase afterJennifer Knapp
Why did you stick with faith?
What’s next in your musical career
Jennifer Knapp on Spotify
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