The Struggle Isn’t The Best Part Of The Story

*written by a young person, on behalf of young people. There’s nothing that the next generation (hey, that’s us!) wants more than authenticity. But it’s not just a box to check off the list. The ability to be authentic is more than just a behind-the-scenes shot on Instagram of Andy Mineo when he comes to perform during Summer Jam. There’s … Read More

Alex AndersonThe Struggle Isn’t The Best Part Of The Story

Lead Your Church: Eight Ways To Worship Better.

Leading a congregation in worshiping the Lord is no small feat, nor should it be. There’s a lot of responsibility in the hands of a man or woman who’s been tasked with taking The Lord’s people and bringing them to the altar in a way that’s genuine, gracious and impactful. We’ve been working to bring God’s people closer to His … Read More

Alex AndersonLead Your Church: Eight Ways To Worship Better.

Ryker Dietrich

Friends, It is with heavy hearts that we tell you that our dear friend and bass player, JMike Toler and his wife lost their unborn child Ryker Dietrich just weeks before his due date. On Tuesday, August 30th Nicole went in for a normal check up and the doctors had trouble finding signs of life. After a series of tests … Read More

Branden MontgomeryRyker Dietrich

You Chose The Thorns

We are back from our second week in the studio in Nashville and we couldn’t be more excited. Last week we told you a little bit about the process of recording and how we are forcing ourselves outside our comfort zones. We want to take this time to tell you more about the content of the album and why we feel … Read More

Branden MontgomeryYou Chose The Thorns

Behind The Scenes: Week One

Friends, We are writing to you after our first week of recording and we are exhausted. After a 6am flight on Friday morning we have been spending about 16 hours a day, everyday in the studio. This is by far the hardest project any of us have ever been a part of, but in the best way. When we began … Read More

Branden MontgomeryBehind The Scenes: Week One

Sayin’ Hey From Nashville

Mike and I (Branden) arrived in Nashville last night and we are so excited about this week of meetings and networking. We finished up our demos of the new songs last week with the ever talented Seth Johnson whom you might have read about previously on B-Sides. We believe in this batch of new songs that we have been working … Read More

Branden MontgomerySayin’ Hey From Nashville

Take A Moment

Friends, We are taking a two week break from B-Sides to work on a few other projects. We will return with a new interview for B-Sides on Memorial Day, May 30th. In the meantime we would love to tell you about what we’ve been up to and some exciting opportunities that we have this month. Ever since we released Limitless … Read More

Branden MontgomeryTake A Moment

POV: Communicating Through Creativity

Interview By MRM | April 18th 2016 | Houston, TX Tell us a little bit about yourself. My name is Neil Sandoz. I am married to Sarah—we have been married for almost three years—and I make things. I make videos, mostly, which is how it’s been fleshing out in this season of life. That has been my job over the past … Read More

Branden MontgomeryPOV: Communicating Through Creativity

POV: Serving With Excellence

Interview By MRM | April 4th 2016 | Spring, TX MRM: Tell us a little bit about yourself. Who are you? What is your job? Seth Johnson: I am Seth Johnson. I live in Spring, Texas. I’m married to Shawna Johnson. We’ve been married for just over 4 years. I am a guitarist and front of house engineer and studio engineer. … Read More

Branden MontgomeryPOV: Serving With Excellence

POV: Speaking Your People’s Heart Language

Interview By MRM | March 21st 2016 | Tomball, TX MRM: Tell us a little about yourself. Who are you and what’s your job?   Matt Roberson: My name is Matt Roberson. I’ve been in ministry for about 18 years. I went to Oklahoma Baptist University, graduated there with a Music Degree, and started doing worship ministry from the get-go, even … Read More

Branden MontgomeryPOV: Speaking Your People’s Heart Language