“Right Now’s the Right Time for Jesus” – Steven Cermele

“Right Now’s the Right Time for Jesus”
Steven Cermele
From the SLC Records album HealThy Heart
Available from Amazon.com

By Bob Marovich

Culled from his HealThy Heart album, Steve Cermele’s single, “Right Now’s the Right Time for Jesus,” is a southern gospel track that, as I mentioned in my album review, “is ideal for congregational singing and, of all the songs on the album, wins Most Likely to Be Placed in a Hymnbook.”

The hymn confirms the veteran singer and musician’s decision a decade ago to focus on Christian music. He should write more songs in this vein.  I could hear them being picked up by other southern gospel singers and even bluegrass artists who include religious music in their repertories.

About Bob Marovich

Bob Marovich is a gospel music historian, author, and radio host. Founder of Journal of Gospel Music blog (formally The Black Gospel Blog) and producer of the Gospel Memories Radio Show.