1988 Matthew Ward – Fade To White

Fade To White is the third album by Matthew Ward, released in 1988 on Live Oak.

Matthew Ward (born February 15, 1958) is one of the pioneers of the Jesus music genre, later to be called contemporary Christian music. He is best known as a member of the trio 2nd Chapter of Acts, in which he sang and performed with his sisters Annie Herring and Nellie (Ward) Greisen. During his musical career with the 2nd Chapter of Acts from 1973 to 1988, he also recorded solo albums.


1  Then I Realized (John Andrew Schreiner; Matthew Ward) 04:36
2  Racing For The Goal (John Andrew Schreiner; Matthew Ward) 04:24
3  You Alone (John Andrew Schreiner; Matthew Ward) 03:44
4  Show Them (John Andrew Schreiner; Matthew Ward) 03:56
5  Heart (John Andrew Schreiner; Jim Tenneboe) 03:28
6  So Many Are Lookin’ (John Andrew Schreiner; Matthew Ward; Jim Tenneboe) 03:14
7  Time Will Tell (John Andrew Schreiner; Matthew Ward) 04:29
8  Far Behind (John Andrew Schreiner; Matthew Ward) 03:34
9  Perfect Union (John Andrew Schreiner; Matthew Ward) 04:41
10  Fade To White (John Andrew Schreiner; Matthew Ward) 04:29



BassLeon Gaer
DrumsMike Baird
GuitarMichael Thompson
Acoustic GuitarFrank Kimlicko
KeyboardsJohn Andrew Schreiner
ProgrammingGary Leach
ProgrammingJohn Andrew Schreiner
Background VocalsAnnie Herring
Background VocalsNelly Greisen
VocalsMatthew Ward

Liner Notes

Producer – John Andrew Schreiner
Arranged By – John Andrew Schreiner
Engineer – Greg Hunt
Mastered By – Doug Sax

Art Direction, Design – Bradley Grose
Photography By – Aaron Rapoport, Tracy Lamonica

Phonographic Copyright (p) Live Oak Records
Copyright (c) Live Oak Records
Manufactured By Word, Inc.
Distributed By Word, Inc.
Recorded At Rosewood Studio
Mixed At – Rosewood Studio
Mastered At – The Mastering Lab