Prime Music

Buy New

or
Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.
Buy Used
Used - Very Good See details
$1.12 + $3.99 shipping
Sold by Zoverstocks.

or
 
   
Sell Us Your Item
For up to a $0.30 Gift Card
Trade in
More Buying Choices
IMS Distribution Add to Cart
$18.79  & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
Have one to sell? Sell yours here
Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Color:
Image not available

To view this video download Flash Player

 

Re: Creation

Steven Curtis ChapmanAudio CD
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews)

Price: $17.96 & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
Only 1 left in stock.
Sold by MEGA Media and Fulfilled by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.
Want it Monday, Nov. 3? Choose One-Day Shipping at checkout. Details

Formats

Amazon Price New from Used from
MP3 Music, 14 Songs, 2011 $5.99  
Audio CD, 2011 $17.96  

Listen to Samples and Buy MP3s

Songs from this album are available to purchase as MP3s. Click on "Buy MP3" or view the MP3 Album.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

Samples
Song TitleArtist Time Price
listen  1. Do EverythingSteven Curtis Chapman 3:52$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  2. Long Way HomeSteven Curtis Chapman 4:14$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  3. The Great Adventure (Re:created)Steven Curtis Chapman 3:42$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  4. Dive (Deeper)Steven Curtis Chapman 4:29$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  5. All That's LeftSteven Curtis Chapman 3:48$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  6. Heaven In The Real World (Re:created)Steven Curtis Chapman 3:11$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  7. Speechless (Re:created)Steven Curtis Chapman 4:27$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  8. Live Out Loud (Re:created)Steven Curtis Chapman 3:44$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  9. For The Sake Of The Call (Re:created)Steven Curtis Chapman 5:12$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen10. Magnificent Obsession (Re:created)Steven Curtis Chapman 4:17$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen11. Meant to BeSteven Curtis Chapman 4:18$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen12. More To This Life (Re:created)Steven Curtis Chapman 4:55$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen13. Morning Has Broken (Feat. Caleb Chapman)Steven Curtis Chapman Featuring Caleb Chapman 2:39$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen14. Sing HallelujahSteven Curtis Chapman 1:49$1.29  Buy MP3 


Amazon's Steven Curtis Chapman Store

Music

Image of album by Steven Curtis Chapman

Photos

Image of Steven Curtis Chapman

Videos

Steven Curtis Chapman- "re:creation"

Biography

“I know this is not anything like you thought the story of your life was gonna be...but there's so much of the story that's still yet to unfold.” Few people know the pain and the promise in that statement better than Steven Curtis Chapman. The past few years have been an incredible journey that Chapman wouldn’t have chosen, yet has taught him so very much. Those ... Read more in Amazon's Steven Curtis Chapman Store

Visit Amazon's Steven Curtis Chapman Store
for 43 albums, 6 photos, videos, discussions, and more.

Special Offers and Product Promotions


Frequently Bought Together

Re: Creation + The Glorious Unfolding + Beauty Will Rise
Price for all three: $39.83

Buy the selected items together



Product Details

  • Audio CD (August 9, 2011)
  • Original Release Date: 2011
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Label: Sparrow
  • ASIN: B00584UF08
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #68,367 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

Editorial Reviews

Steven Curtis Chapman returns with his new album re:creation. The new album features 5 new songs from Steven including the first single "Do Everything", and all-new recordings of his 8 biggest hits. The entire album has a progressive and fresh acoustic sound, which reflects the energy and life found in the songs. The title speaks to the actual re:creation of these songs, which are re-imagined and re-recorded in a new musical space. More and most importantly though, the word re:creation speaks to the new life God is creating... re-creating... for Steven and his family as they walk forward in their lives.

"I wrote the song "Do Everything" really to remind myself and also to encourage others that everything matters; everything we do can be done as an act of worship," says Steven. "I Corinthians 10 says, "Whatever you do, do it for the glory of God." There's this tendency it seems to think of life with this line drawn down the middle where there's the spiritual stuff on one side and then just the stuff of life on the other. Really though, I think God wants us to remember, and I'm trying to learn, that whether it's walking the dog, washing the dishes, taking out the trash... to the really big spiritual moments, that all of that can be done as an act of worship and everything can be done to bring glory to the God who made us for that very purpose."


Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews
24 of 28 people found the following review helpful
Format:Audio CD
Prime Cuts: For the Sake of the Call, Heaven in the Real World, More to this Life

Some album titles are frivolously thought of, but not Chapman's 17th studio effort. "Re:creation" is a profound title as its meaning unfolds on a few levels: First, this is the first Chapman disc after his heart wrenching "Beauty Will Rise"--a collection of songs in response to his daughter's death. Thus, this new disc is a new "re-creation" for Chapman as he soldiers on in life after his bereavement. Second, many of the songs speak of the "re-creation" the Bible teaches after one has experienced the life transforming power of the Son of God. Songs like "Heaven in the Real World," "Long Way Home," "Magnificent Obsession" all details the renewed hope one can find in Christ. Third, though there are 5 new cuts and a new recording of the hymn "Morning is Broken," the bulk of the disc are Chapman's re-interpretations of his older hits. Some of these 8 chestnuts have been re-written, and all of them have been re-imagined, re-worked, re-interpreted and re-recorded in a more subdue and understated acoustic setting. Despite its scantier backings, these "re:creations" are heftier in meaning and affect as they have been imbued with greater sensitivity, warmth and brokenness than its original takes.

Of the newly composed songs, "Do Everything" is first to be let out of the gates as the first single off this disc. Already charging speedily up to the penthouse position of the Christian charts, "Do Everything" finds Chapman back to his signature pop sound. Sparkling with a renewed zest, "Do Everything" is a catchy number about treating every little thing we do (be it picking up toys from the floor or matching socks) as worship. "Long Way Home," on the other hand, is less busy.
Read more ›
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Not fully acoustic, but enjoyable August 10, 2011
By Phil
Format:Audio CD|Verified Purchase
Being a heavy acoustic listener, I was really looking forward to this album. For the most part, I was pleased, and it spoke to me. What I was expecting was an extended version of his Abbey Studio acoustic CD. However, it's not fully acoustic as they advertised. I wasn't expecting loud electric guitar songs, but they did this for some reason on "Do Everything" and "All That's Left". It also felt like the keyboard was overdone and loud which drained the "acoustic" feel, like "Magnificent Obsession". But, being someone who listened to him for 15+ years, I have to say the re:created songs were very welcomed. It brought back good memories, and out of difficult times, his message is even more clear to me than it was 15 years ago: to appreciate this short life, and do everything for His glory. I guess I was expecting Abbey Studios 2, but that's okay! Most were acoustic in nature. Thanks for the message at this needed time.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
9 of 10 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Re:Creation August 12, 2011
Format:MP3 Music
If at any time you had an experience that changed your perspective forever, and you saw the past differently, then this album is one that you might understand more than most. Re:creation is Steven Curtis Chapman's look back at his musical career with the eyes of an older man perhaps having reached higher mountains and survived lower valleys than he ever expected. He has taken these songs- songs that had bright youthful faith and determination,- and turned them into his later in life anthem of dedication to God, Jesus, and his family. His voice reflects a more mature man with a more mature faith. His strength in singing songs dedicated to God after living a life most would agree was dynamic and held tragedy is evident and there is a new nuance not heard before.
The instrumentation also reflects the maturing of a musician. There is more emphasis on lyrics for some (Dive, Not Home Yet) and the intricate use of different musical instruments offers a different mosaic to hold these lyrics against. Not exactly pop, I'd call this album more worship than anything else. If life (and God) changes us, then this album is the beauty that continues to rise from the ashes for this man and family.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars It's Okay September 28, 2011
Format:Audio CD|Verified Purchase
I was a bit disappointed with this album. SCC seems to be a little hung up on his old songs in this album, and redoes them in a way that they all have the same sound and feel to them--very similar to the tone of his previous album, Beauty Will Rise. For those die-hard fans of SCC (of which I am one) it probably won't disappoint as much as it has me, but you just have to listen to it and find out for yourself. You would be wise to preview it online if possible before purchasing it, or, borrow it from someone who has a copy to see if it meets your listening expectations. Sorry Steven!
Was this review helpful to you?
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great album July 31, 2013
Format:MP3 Music|Verified Purchase
I have always loved Steven Curtis Chapman's music. He has struggled through life just as I have and has still been able to find hope and strength through his faith. This is reflected in all of his music.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Fabulous Moving Music July 29, 2013
Format:Audio CD|Verified Purchase
Incredible Talent. First for me listening after all these years. Where the heck was I? Thanks so much for such heart touching up lifting music!
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
3.0 out of 5 stars It's not what we expected - it's different. April 9, 2014
By BCF
Format:MP3 Music|Verified Purchase
Bought this as a gift for my wife for Christmas. She's been a huge Steven Curtis Chapman fan since she was in high school and she wanted this album for one particular song - "Magnificent Obsession". Although I ordered the physical CD so she could play it in her car, it was no longer available, so I was stuck with just the digital download. There are some great songs on this album, but these are not the same versions she was used to hearing, and she didn't like it at all. I ended up keeping the digital download for myself, since I had already paid for it, but I really don't listen to it. Ended up getting her the "Declaration" CD instead - and she loves it.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
Most Recent Customer Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars Remake done right.
Wonderful update to some of his classics and some new songs thrown in to remind the CCM scene that he is just as creative and undated as ever.
Published 9 days ago by J. Hilterbrand
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Steven Curtiss Chapman is really good.
Published 1 month ago by Herb barnes
5.0 out of 5 stars Good CD music
Love the singer of this CD. The music is so good. Would recommend it to anyone who wants to listen to gospel music.
Published 7 months ago by Connie easy shopper
4.0 out of 5 stars Honesty
I was pleasantly surprised when my CD arrived in the exact condition in which it was described. It is in excellent condition, actually! Read more
Published 16 months ago by movieandbooklovers
5.0 out of 5 stars Love it!
All praise for this CD! Love the music and the message! Great to further my walk with my Savior! I'm sure you'll love it too!
Published 20 months ago by seagapo
5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic!
SCC has done it again! God has truly blessed this man to bless the world with his music. Don't miss out.
Published 20 months ago by instrumentforhim
5.0 out of 5 stars inspiration
After reading his wife's book, I know specific songs that can help me through a very low time and remind me of God's love
Published 21 months ago by D. Catello
5.0 out of 5 stars What a great CD
I think this is the best of his CD's. I just cant stop listening to it, will probably wear it out and need a new one.
Published 21 months ago by Evelyn Walker
5.0 out of 5 stars Creation
The lyrics to so many of these songs have encouraged me, especially "Meant To Be". You were meant to be touching the lives you are touching, meant to be making this world... Read more
Published 21 months ago by Letha
5.0 out of 5 stars Great album!
I love the first song-his newest, and the other remakes are a little strange, but then again I am just used to the original versions. Read more
Published 22 months ago by Jacquelyn Pollard
Search Customer Reviews
Search these reviews only

Forums

There are no discussions about this product yet.
Be the first to discuss this product with the community.
Start a new discussion
Topic:
First post:
Prompts for sign-in
 


What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?



Look for Similar Items by Category

MEGA Media Privacy Statement MEGA Media Shipping Information MEGA Media Returns & Exchanges