We’re Going on Tour and No One’s Going To Be There

  For three days in September, Matt, Toby, and Joey are going to do a test tour.  From September 11th-September 13th, we will sit in 3 different living rooms and do a lot of talking… and listening.  We’re calling it a test because it (and we) might actually fail. We have a serious vision for the future, but there […]

Was God Asking Us to Walk Away from the Church?

When we first started Emery, we decided that we’d be okay with any label people decided to place on our band.  People described us as rock, emo, screamo, hard-core, post-hardocre and the most unique label of all? christian. That last label changed us forever. (here’s our take on “secular/christian” music). We quickly found that through using […]

Christian Vocabulary: I can’t understand an eternal damnation word you’re saying

  Photo Courtesy of www.JustCor.com Something interesting and a little funny occurred to me a few years ago while attending a church service. I discovered “Christian words.” Christian words are those that are only understood by “Christians.”   Since that day, I have been aware of a certain dialect that leaders in church use and […]