Harmony Creek Church welcomes singer/songwriter Carrie Newcomer back in concert on Saturday, March 25 at 7:00 p.m. (doors open at 6:30). Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Tickets are available at the church or online at harmonycreekchurch.org.
Singer-songwriter Carrie Newcomer invites listeners to “pause the perpetual motion” of their lives with her new album, The Beautiful Not Yet (September 16, 2016). “Life is always lived between then and soon, right here and now, in the beautiful not yet,” Newcomer says. She explores how we might live more present, engaged lives, even in the face of division, uncertainty, or heartbreak.
Dubbed a “prairie mystic” by the Boston Globe, Newcomer is acclaimed for her “deep, rich alto voice and penchant for exquisite melodies,” both on gorgeous display on the new record. So is the deeply spiritual view of the world that grows out of her contemplative Quaker faith. “I’ve always been more intrigued by good questions than easy answers,” she says. “Questions like, what sustains and connects us? Where do we find help in hard times? When I stop, and pull back the layers of distraction, what is at the very heart of my life?
Check her out at www.carrienewcomer.com.