Christmas Offerings

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Christmas Offerings
Studio album by Third Day
Released October 17, 2006
Recorded May 20, 2006
Nickel and Dime Studios
Marietta, GA
Genre Christian rock, Christmas music
Label Reunion, Essential, Brentwood
Producer Third Day
Don McCollister
Third Day chronology
Wherever You Are
(2005)
Christmas Offerings
(2006)
Chronology Volume 1
(2006)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Jesus Freak Hideout 4/5 stars[2]

Christmas Offerings is the seventh full-length album by the Christian rock band Third Day. It was released on October 17, 2006. "Away in a Manger", "Silent Night", "The First Noel" and "Do You Hear What I Hear" are all live versions. "Christmas Like a Child", "Born in Bethlehem", "Merry Christmas" and "Jesus, Light of the World" are original songs recorded in studio.

Track listing[edit]

Album release
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "O Come All Ye Faithful"   John Francis Wade 3:51
2. "Do You Hear What I Hear?"   Noel Regney, Gloria Shayne 3:37
3. "Born in Bethlehem"   Third Day, Mac Powell 3:43
4. "O Holy Night"   Adolphe Adam 4:06
5. "Angels We Have Heard on High"   Traditional 3:50
6. "Silent Night"   Joseph Mohr 4:10
7. "Jesus, Light of the World"   Third Day 3:56
8. "Joy to the World"   Lowell Mason, Isaac Watts 3:36
9. "What Child Is This?"   William Chatterton Dix 3:30
10. "The First Noel"   Traditional 2:59
11. "Christmas Like a Child"   Tai Anderson, Third Day 4:02
12. "Away in a Manger"   James R. Murray 3:57
13. "Merry Christmas"   Brad Avery, Third Day 6:30
Total length:
50:37

Awards[edit]

In 2007, the album won a Dove Award for Christmas Album of the Year at the 38th GMA Dove Awards.[3]

Personnel[edit]

  • Tai Anderson – Bass, Art Direction, Group Member
  • Robert Ascroft – Photography
  • Brad Avery – Guitar, Group Member
  • Blaine Barcus – A&R
  • Brandon Brooks – Cello
  • David Carr – Drums, Group Member
  • James Chadwick – Translation
  • John Sullivan Dwight – Translation
  • Laura Harrington – Assistant Engineer
  • Terry Hemmings – Executive Producer
  • Mark "Anarchy" Lee – Guitar, Group Member
  • Stephanie McBrayer – Art Direction
  • Don McCollister – Vocals (bckgr), Producer, Engineer, Mixing
  • Jonathan Medley – Assistant Engineer
  • Frederick Oakeley – Translation
  • Tim Parker – Art Direction
  • Michelle Pearson – A&R
  • Mac Powell – Guitar (Acoustic), Vocals, Vocals (bckgr), Group Member
  • Kris Sampson – Assistant Engineer
  • Traci Sgrignoli – Make-Up, Hair Stylist, Stylist
  • Tony Terrebonne – Engineer, Assistant Engineer
  • Stephanie Waldrop – Art Direction
  • Craig White – Engineer
  • Scotty Wilbanks – Piano, Keyboards, Organ (Hammond)
  • Hank Williams – Mastering
  • John E Young – Translation

References[edit]