He was a successful Country music artist with award-winning, platinum-selling albums. But on a June day in 2019, his life changed forever. Granger Smith tells the story of the tragic death of his son, River, and what that loss did to him and his family. Don't miss his moving story of finding faith on Chris Fabry Live.
New York Times bestselling author Granger Smith continues to share his personal testimony to fans across the globe through his book Like a River: Finding the Faith and Strength to Move Forward After Loss and Heartache. After the tragic loss of his son, River, Granger set forth on an inescapable path of discovery towards God's grace and mercy.
After 24 years touring as an award-winning, platinum-selling, country music singer-songwriter, Granger chose to leave the music business to pursue a future in ministry. The culmination of his 2023 final farewell "Like A River" tour marked his last as he moves full throttle towards his faith.
Granger serves his local church under the teaching, council and leadership of his pastors while he continues work on a Master's degree at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is actively embracing public speakership and authorship. Granger and his wife, Amber, live north of Austin, Texas, with their kids London, Lincoln, and Maverick.
Chris Fabry is the host of Chris Fabry Live, one hour of spiritual encouragement from his backyard radio fence. The program challenges listeners to think biblically about their spiritual journeys. Chris is also the author of the Christy Award-winning novel Dogwood, June Bug, ECPA Christian Book Award-winner (Fiction) Almost Heaven, Not in the Heart and Borders of the Heart. He and his family live near Tucson, Ariz.
Chris Fabry Live is designed to build up the spiritual immune system of the Christian men and woman. As you walk through the journey of faith called the Christian life, you meet new people, learn new things, laugh, cry and, most importantly, grow in your understanding of God.