The dynamic, multicultural youth ministry of Planetshakers Church, planetboom, releases "Praise On Praise" single today (July 26) at Apple Music, iTunes, Spotify, Google Play and more digital and streaming outlets globally from Venture3Media (V3M).
Produced by Planetshakers' worship leader Joth Hunt and creative director Josh Ham, written by Ham and youth pastor, songwriter and drummer Andy Harrison and featuring worship leaders and recently engaged couple, Aimee Evans and Noah Walker, the musically progressive "Praise On Praise" declaration conveys the goodness and greatness of God.
My God's got no limits
My God is the biggest
My God reigns on high
Praise on praise on praise on
("Praise On Praise" chorus)
The new single and video follows planetboom's first full-length album, companion book and audiobook, all entitled Jesus Over Everything, which released amidst acclaim earlier this year (March 22).
"planetboom's debut full-length release is a leap forward for youth worship, combining an incredible myriad of styles in a seamless presentation unlike anything else out there today," says NewReleaseToday.com's Kevin McNeese. "This truly is worship for a whole new generation that pushes the bar forward on what a live recorded worship experience can be."
The 11-track Jesus Over Everything album features title track "Jesus Over Everything,"Hebrews 4:15-16 inspired "Run To You," Revelation 4-inspired "LEMME TELLYA," encouraging "New Levels" and declarative "Praise Over Problems" and "I Belong," while the companion book delves into the rich themes of these songs. Author Andy Harrisonespecially created the book for young people and anyone seeking to enrich their faith journey. Receiving wide acclaim from noted pastors, authors, youth directors and others, the book reveals to readers how they belong, have purpose, are covered by grace and are deeply loved by their Creator who is worthy of all their praise and to be put "first" in their lives.
The Jesus Over Everything book and/or audiobook is available now at Amazon.com,Amazon Audible, Apple Books, Apple Books (audiobook), Barnes & Noble (Nook) andRakuten Kobo, and the album is available at Spotify, iTunes, Apple Music, Google Play,Google Store, Amazon Music and YouTube.
Harrison also created a YouVersion devotional companion for the Jesus Over Everythingbook that is available now at http://bible.us/r/43g. This reading plan looks at some foundational truths for building a personal relationship with God and putting Jesus over everything that life throws at us.
The diverse youth culture at planetboom, representing at least 60 nationalities, is finding its own voice to share with the world. "Out of this environment, the young people are finding an expression, their own identity," says Harrison. "It's the same message as the larger Planetshakers Church, but they are offering a different way of expressing it, expressing our heart for God."
Since its inaugural gathering in 1997, Planetshakers has gone on to become a global movement through its annual conferences, international church campuses and numerous live recordings, including multiple Dove Award-nominated projects. The Australia-based collective, led by Senior Pastors Russell and Sam Evans, has hosted gatherings in cities around the world while also launching Planetshakers Church in 2004. With over 17,000 members in Australia, Planetshakers Church is one of the fastest growing churches in that nation's history, stretching across five campuses in Melbourne with additional locations inSingapore; Cape Town, South Africa; Geneva, Switzerland and Austin, TX. Planetshakers works to raise up a generation of Christ followers with a clear vision of taking the Gospel to nations... "empowering generations to win generations."
Planetshakers sends multiple music touring teams across the globe, ministering to millions in over 40 nations. planetboom, as a part of this ministry, embodies the next generation and is passionate about encountering God and seeking His presence. Comprised of young musicians, songwriters and vocalists, the team leads thousands of teenagers in breakthrough praise and worship every week. Relentless in their pursuit of God, they seek to change the culture around them through a new sound of praise and worship that is both relevant and powerful.
About Andy Harrison:
Andy Harrison is a youth pastor, drummer and songwriter serving Planetshakers' ministry. He and his wife, Susannah, lead planetboom and are passionate about seeing teenager's lives transformed by the power and presence of God. Under their leadership, planetboom has grown into a thriving, multicultural ministry, caring for over 4,000 teenagers, and having a significant impact on youth culture in their city. Andy is an influential and effective communicator; his heart for worship and his desire to see people encounter God is contagious and inspiring. He is also travels the world as a songwriter and drummer for Planetshakers Band.
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