Today, that fusion of meaningful lyrics and irresistible melodies has
carried Jim Cole into the heart of Contemporary Christian Music. Listeners
have embraced his honest and unpretentious style, resulting in these top
five radio singles: “Light Of The World,” “I Can Trust In You,” “Humble
Yourself As A Child,” “He Is The One,” and “Shepherd Of All Who Wander”.
After releasing four albums and performing before thousands across the
country, Jim continues to be astonished by the response his music receives.
“It’s great to hear from people who have been touched by these songs. It’s
great to know that the Lord is using this in ways I’m not even aware of.”
Jim’s fifth album is scheduled for release in 2003.
While Jim feels very fortunate to be a recording artist, his greatest
challenge has nothing to do with music. “It has to do with being a committed
follower of Christ. I feel as if I’m in a transition from admirer to
This is the same challenge that faces many of us, and is an example of the
kind of subject matter that goes into Jim Cole’s music. “I want to be as
honest as I can about the things I’ve been through--the joys and sorrows,
victories and defeats--and to use those experiences as a ‘well’ to draw
from. Hopefully the songs that result from that kind of writing will be
songs that mean something to others.” Those who know Jim Cole’s music have
no doubt about that.