1997 Top 500

NO. Title Artist
1 Jesus Freak DC Talk
2 Friends MWS
3 Breakfast Newsboys
4 Shine Newsboys
5 Flood Jars of Clay
6 God Rebecca St. James
7 Awesome God Rich Mullins
8 Big House Audio Adrenaline
9 Big Fish FFH
10 Butterfly Kisses Bob Carlisle
11 In the Light DC Talk
12 Home Run Geoff Moore & the Distance
13 Take Me to Your Leader Newsboys
14 What If I Stumble DC Talk
15 Thank You Ray Boltz
16 The Champion Carman
17 Secret Ambition MWS
18 Watch the Lamb Ray Boltz
19 I¹m Not Ashamed Newsboys
20 I Wish We¹d All Been Ready DC Talk
21 Maybe Tomorrow Nouveaux
22 That¹s Why God Made the Moon John Elefante
23 I Will Be Here Steven Curtis Chapman
24 Me Without You Rebecca St. James
25 Abba Rebecca St. James
26 El Shaddai Amy Grant
27 When God Ran Benny Hester
28 The Great Adventure Steven Curtis Chapman
29 Life is Hard, God is Good Pam Thum
30 God is in Control Twila Paris
31 I Wish We¹d All Been Ready Larry Norman
32 Love Song For A Savior Jars of Clay
33 I Pledge Allegiance to the Lamb Ray Boltz
34 He¹s Alive Don Francisco
35 If You Want to Lead Me to Jesus Grover Levy
36 The Warrior Is A Child Twila Paris
37 Where there is Faith 4Him
38 Never Gonna Be As Big As Jesus Audio Adrenaline
39 Liquid Jars of Clay
40 The Great Divide Point of Grace
41 Faithful Friend Twila Paris, Steven Curtis Chapman
42 Go and Sin No More Rebecca St. James
43 Lord of the Dance Steven Curtis Chapman
44 The Coloring Song Petra
45 Beyond Belief Petra
46 Jesus is the Answer MWS
47 Colored People DC Talk
48 Time Is DC Talk
49 Let Us Pray Steven Curtis Chapman
50 Breathe Newsboys
51 Jesus Is Just Alright DC Talk
52 Crucified With Christ Phillips Craig & Dean
53 Trains Up In the Sky Mylon & Brokenheart
54 Praise the Lord Imperials
55 Side By Side Rebecca St. James
56 One Deed Tony Vincent
57 Listen to Our Hearts Geoff Moore & the Distance
58 I¹m A Believer FFH
59 If This World Jaci Velasquez
60 Casual Christian Degarmo & Key
61 We Are the Reason David Meece
62 In Christ Alone Michael English
63 Be Ye Glad Glad
64 More Mylon & Brokenheart
65 How Beautiful Twila Paris
66 You Then Me Rebecca St. James
67 Evolution Redefined Geoff Moore & the Distance
68 The Vow Geoff Moore & the Distance
69 Moses in the Wilderness Larry Norman
70 We Need Jesus Petra
71 Touch of the Master¹s Hand Wayne Watson
72 People Get Ready, Jesus is Comin Crystal Lewis
73 Keep the Candle Burning Point of Grace
74 Reality Newsboys
75 Go Light Your World Kathy Troccoli
76 Spirit Thing Newsboys
77 Rise Again Dallas Holm
78 Lost the Plot Newsboys
79 Pray for Me MWS
80 Flower in the Rain Jaci Velasquez
81 Creed Petra
82 Two Sets of Jones¹ Big Tent Revival
83 All Fall Down Sarah Masen
84 Consequences Considering Lily
85 Crack the Sky Mylon & Brokenheart
86 Un lugar Celestial Jaci Velasquez
87 I Surrender All Clay Crosse
88 Desert Rose Whiteheart
89 Great God Carman
90 Father¹s Eyes Amy Grant
91 Asleep in the Light Keith Green
92 No Doubt Petra
93 A Flowery Song Five Iron Frenzy
94 Be The One Al Denson
95 Agnus Dei MWS
96 Michaelangelo Three Crosses
97 Another Time Another Place Sandi Patti and Wayne Watson
98 Savior of My Universe All Star United
99 Easter Song 2nd Chapter of Acts
100 Angels Amy Grant
101 Miracles Newsong
102 Hello My Good Friend John Elefante
103 I¹ll Lead You Home MWS
104 Arise My Love Newsong
105 Worlds Apart Jars of Clay
106 Give it Up Avalon
107 Signs of Life Steven Curtis Chapman
108 R.I.O.T Carman
109 Sometimes By Step Rich Mullins
110 Destined to Win Degarmo & Key
111 Why Should the Devil Have All the Good Music Larry Norman
112 Warmer in the Sun FFH
113 Walk On Water Audio Adrenaline
114 Lean on Me DC Talk
115 For Future Generations 4Him
116 Thy Word Amy Grant
117 Why Should the Devil Have All the Good Music Geoff Moore & the Distance
118 The Greatest Story Avalon
119 The Stone Was Rolled Away Three Crosses
120 Hallelujahs Kathy Troccoli
121 Great Big Stupid World Randy Stonehill
122 Time Phil Keaggy
123 Soon Daniel Amos
124 Someday MWS
125 Colors of Truth Jenni Varnadeau
126 Almighty Wayne Watson
127 I¹m Accepted Degarmo & Key
128 In the Light Charlie Peacock
129 Place in this World MWS
130 He¹s the Rock that Doesn¹t Roll Larry Norman
131 You Move Me Susan Ashton
132 Forever Third Day
133 Just Reach Out Petra
134 Heaven in the Real World Steven Curtis Chapman
135 Life Together Geoff Moore & the Distance
136 Basics of Life 4Him
137 Rocketown MWS
138 The Lust, the flesh, the eye, and the pride of life 77s
139 It is Finished Petra
140 Free Ride Audio Adrenaline
141 Mind¹s Eye DC Talk
142 God¹s Promises/Rainbows in the Night David Meece
143 Breakaway Idle Cure
144 Love Petra
145 Beauty for Ashes Crystal Lewis, Ron Kenoly
146 Between You and Me DC Talk
147 A Friend Like U Geoff Moore & the Distance
148 We Believe in God Amy Grant
149 Witch¹s Invitation Carman
150 Sheep and the Goats Keith Green
151 Make My Life a prayer to You Keith Green
152 Somebody Was Prayin¹ for Me Charlie Daniels
153 Man After Your Own Heart Gary Chapman
154 Jesus In You Twila Paris
155 He Won¹t Let You Go The Kry
156 I Will Be Here For You MWS
157 Shine Jesus Shine Crystal Lewis
158 Home Free Wayne Watson
159 No Stone to Throw Sierra
160 Hero Steve Taylor
161 Fingertips and Noses Newsong
162 What Have We Become DC Talk
163 The Lord is my Shepherd Keith Green
164 God is Exalted Carman
165 Can¹t Stop Christafari
166 Carry Me High Rebecca St. James
167 Seize the Day Carolyn Arends
168 I¹m Not the King Audio Adrenaline
169 Living Life Upside Down Truth
170 Cross of Gold MWS
171 Lead Me On Amy Grant
172 There is a Redeemer Keith Green
173 Double Cure Vigilantes of Love
174 Creed Rich Mullins
175 He Is Not Silent Out of the Grey
176 End of the Line Whitecross
177 Good People Audio Adrenaline
178 Nothing At All Third Day
179 I Believe It The Kry
180 Gather at the River Point of Grace
181 Honestly Stryper
182 Love in any Language Sandi Patti
183 Matter of Time Church of Rythm
184 Mend Me Big Tent Revival
185 Lovely Day Out of Eden
186 Take My Hand The Kry
187 Don¹t Let Your Heart be Hardened Petra
188 For the Sake of the Call Steven Curtis Chapman
189 More Precious than Silver Nitro Praise
190 Through Heaven¹s Fields Nouveaux
191 Cup o¹ tea Newsboys
192 Free Steven Curtis Chapman
193 The Concert of the Age Phillips, Craig & Dean
194 We Are the Light Servant
195 Prayer Petra
196 Trumpet of Jesus Imperials
197 Sing Your Praise to the Lord Amy Grant
198 Sweet Song of Salvation Rebecca St. James
199 Valley of Decision Christafari
200 Jesus Will Still Be There Point of Grace
201 So You Want to go Back to Egypt Keith Green
202 Mansion Builder 2nd Chapter of Acts
203 Which Way the Wind Blows 2nd Chapter of Acts
204 Sleeping Giant Petra
205 Meltdown Steve Taylor
206 Say Once More Amy Grant
207 I¹ll Be Around MWS
208 No Monsters Carman
209 Look at Me The Waiting
210 Circle of Friends Point of Grace
211 Above All Things Rebecca St. James
212 Trust Sixpence none the richer
213 J.E.S.U.S. Leon Patillo
214 He is Exalted Twila Paris
215 He Loves Me 2nd Chapter of Acts
216 Facts are Facts Steven Curtis Chapman
217 Sometimes He Calms the Storm Scott Krippayne
218 You Brought the Sunshine Out of Eden
219 Secret Audio Adrenaline
220 Measure of a Man 4Him
221 Praise Song Third Day
222 Mary Did You Know Michael English
223 Give It Away MWS
224 America Again Carman
225 Satan Bite the Dust Carman
226 El Shaddai Michael Card
227 You¹re Mine Whitecross
228 Lamb of God Twila Paris
229 Shotgun Angel Daniel Amos
230 Love Broke Through Phil Keaggy
231 Treasure of You Steven Curtis Chapman
232 Love¹s Been Following You Twila Paris
233 Like a Child Jars of Clay
234 A Heart Like Mine Bryan Duncan
235 Things We Leave Behind Michael Card
236 Here I Am Rebecca St. James
237 Friend of a Wounded Heart Wayne Watson
238 Hold Me Jesus Rich Mullins
239 Finish Line Steve Taylor
240 Easter Song Keith Green
241 Ordinary Day PFR
242 Hands Tied Becca Jackson
243 You’re All I Need The Kry
244 Blue Eyes Like Janie¹s Bobby Rennert
245 Lazarus Carman
246 Color Blind MWS
247 People Need the Lord Steve Green
248 If You Could See What I See Geoff Moore & Distance
249 I Am On the Rock Petra
250 God¹s Own Fool Michael Card
251 The Anchor Holds Ray Boltz
252 Surrender Christafari
253 Through All the Years Greg Long, Johanna Carlson
254 Speak to Me Rebecca St. James
255 Sacred Hideaway 4Him
256 Sunday School Rock Carman
257 Lord You¹re Beautiful Keith Green
258 Runner Twila Paris
259 Your Love Broke Through Keith Green
260 Dancing with the Dinosaur Steven Curtis Chapman
261 We Will Glorify Twila Paris
262 For Annie Petra
263 Great is the Lord MWS
264 Everything I Do Rebecca St. James
265 More Power To Ya Petra
266 Sneakin¹ Up On Me Charlie Peacock
267 Fields of your Life Imagine This
268 One Faith Michael Card, John Michael Talbot
269 You¹re the Voice Rebecca St. James
270 God is Not A Secret Newsboys
271 Socially Acceptable DC Talk
272 The Flame Passes On Whiteheart
273 Grave Robber Petra
274 I¹ve Just Seen Jesus Sandi Patti & Larnelle Harris
275 Fear Not, My Child Carman
276 Breath of Heaven Amy Grant
277 He is all you need Steve Camp
278 You Put this Love in my Heart Keith Green
279 Why Don¹t You Look Into Jesus Larry Norman
280 My Tribute Andre Crouch
281 Memoir Audio Adrenaline
282 New Years Day Carolyn Arends
283 Against the Stream Israel
284 Unveiled Faces Sarah Masen
285 Love Song Third Day
286 Good To Be Alive Geoff Moore & the Distance
287 I Still Believe Russ Taff
288 Free at Last DC Talk
289 Scripture Song Medley Keith Green
290 The Robe Wes King
291 We¹re a Band Audio Adrenaline
292 Pray Where You Are Lost Dogs
293 Emily MWS
294 Blind remix Jars of Clay
295 Anything PFR
296 In The Kingdom Whitecross
297 Go West Young Man MWS
298 Mercy Seat The Waiting
299 Great Lengths PFR
300 Simple Man Newsboys
301 Isn¹t It Amazing Mark Farner
302 The Rest of My Life David Meece
303 This Time David Meece
304 Immanuel Michael Card
305 How Many Times Whiteheart
306 Via Dolorosa Sandi Patti
307 Cry For Love MWS
308 Boy On A String Jars of Clay
309 You are the Answer Point of Grace
310 Listen Cindy Morgan
311 The Pledge Degarmo & Key
312 He Is Aaron Jeoffrey
313 Baptize Me Jaci Velasquez
314 Heart full of Joy Forever Endeavor
315 Holy Spirit Third Day
316 The Color Greeen Rich Mulllins
317 Holy, Holy, Holy Wayne Watson
318 Do You Want to Know Love PFR
319 Once and For All Whiteheart
320 The Ride of Life 4Him
321 Who¹s in the House Carman
322 Watch What You¹re Doing Larry Norman
323 I Can¹t Stop Thinking About You The Kry
324 Who am I? Margaret Becker
325 This Means War Petra
326 Restore My Soul The Choir
327 Lord, I Lift Your Name on High Jon Gibson
328 Do You Dream of Me MWS
329 The Ocean The Choir
330 Lover of my Soul Amy Grant
331 Taking My Time Ashton, Becker, Dente
332 Never Dim The Waiting
333 All the King¹s Horses Petra
334 The Value I am to You Mark Cable
335 To Believe Jackson Finch
336 Turn Your Eyes Newsboys
337 The Hard Way DC Talk
338 Praying Man Petra
339 I Wanna Be Just Like You Phillips, Craig & Dean
340 We Will Stand Russ Taff
341 I Love Rap Music DC Talk
342 Find Us Faithful Steve Green
343 The Mountain Steven Curtis Chapman
344 Jesus Loves Me Michael Card
345 I am a Servant Larry Norman
346 Go Tell John Keith Lancaster
347 Mercy Came Running Phillips Craig & Dean
348 Consuming Fire Third Day
349 Shine On Us Phillips Craig & Dean
350 Stand Susan Ashton
351 Somethin Bout Jesus Big Tent Revival
352 Shades of Green Brian Todd
353 More Than You Know Out of Eden
354 Watch and Pray Twila Paris
355 King of the Jungle Steven Curtis Chapman
356 Stumbling Block to a Stepping Stone David & the Giants
357 Don¹t Shoot the Wounded Chuck Girard
358 Do I Trust You Lord Twila Paris
359 Sometimes Miracles Hide Bruce Carroll
360 Giggle Amy Grant
361 Radically Saved Carman
362 The Throne MWS
363 Can¹t Stand Up Alone Daybreak
364 Turning Thirty Randy Stonehill
365 Enter In Petra
366 Let It Go Newsboys
367 New Americans Geoff Moore & the Distance
368 The Love of Christ Wes King
369 Psalms 139 Rebecca St. James
370 By His Spirit Silverwind
371 The Basin and the Towel Michael Card
372 Love Like Breathing Out of the Grey
373 Happy World Steven Courtney
374 He Jars of Clay
375 Beautiful Scandalous Night Bennett, Daugherty, & Miller
376 Destiny Twila Paris
377 That Kind of Love PFR
378 The Party¹s Over Kenny Marks
379 Hand in Hand Degarmo & Key
380 That¹s When I¹ll Know I¹m Home Geoff Moore & the Distance
381 Heal Our Land Michael Card
382 Heavenbound DC Talk
383 Rushing Wind Keith Green
384 I Wanna Be a Clone Steve Taylor
385 Got to be Tru Steven Curtis Chapman
386 Light a Candle Whiteheart
387 Medals Russ Taff
388 Sunday¹s on the Way Carman
389 Road to Zion Petra
390 He Covers Me Steve Camp
391 This Blood Carman
392 Sierra Sierra
393 Joseph¹s Song Michael Card
394 All The Evidence I Need 4Him
395 We Are Not As Strong As We Think We Are Rich Mulllins
396 U.F.O. Larry Norman
397 Reasonable Service Lost Dogs
398 Black Bird Third Day
399 One of Two Gary Chapman, Amy Grant
400 Made this House Mark Cable
401 The Final Word Michael Card
402 Change the World Imperials
403 Children of the World Amy Grant
404 King of Hearts Randy Stonehill
405 My Place is With You Clay Crosse
406 When You Are a Soldier Steven Curtis Chapman
407 The River Will Flow Whiteheart
408 First Love Petra
409 Go There With You Steven Curtis Chapman
410 A Man You Would Write About 4Him
411 Word to the Father DC Talk
412 For You MWS
413 Together as One Stryper
414 Look Me in the Eye Margaret Becker
415 Arise My Love Michael Card
416 Why Michael Card
417 Between You and Me Jeni Varnadeau
418 Hey World Petra
419 Staring at a Bird The Waiting
420 Love, Salvation, the Fear of Death Sixpence none the richer
421 Honesty Margaret Becker
422 Do You Really Tony Vincent
423 Wild Imagination Scott Krippayne
424 Let the Kingdom Come Whiteheart
425 Called A Christian FFH
426 Montana Sky Whiteheart
427 Let Everything Else Go Phil Keaggy
428 When It Comes to Livin’ 4HIM
429 Someday Michael Sweet
430 Be Still Newsboys
431 My World View Audio Adrenaline
432 Love Is A Verb DC Talk
433 I Will Be Free Cindy Morgan
434 Shut De Door Randy Stonehill
435 The Extra Mile Al Denson
436 Strange Way to Save the World 4Him
437 Upon this Rock Sandi Patti
438 Principle Man Steve Taylor
439 Face to Face Terry Talbot
440 Sondancer Dakoda Motor Co.
441 Addicted to Jesus Carman
442 Addonai Petra
443 More Than Wonderful Larnelle Harris & Sandi Patti
444 The Sacrifice Lamb Lamb
445 What About the Love Amy Grant
446 Let the Wind Blow Imperials
447 Down in the Lowlands Russ Taff
448 My Life is in His Hands Kathy Troccoli
449 I Miss the Way MWS
450 Theif Third Day
451 All Kinds Of People Susan Ashton
452 Sing Your Praise to the Lord Rich Mullins
453 BC Plankeye
454 MT 77s
455 Step of Faith Carman
456 Talk to Me East to West
457 Insult Like the Truth Charlie Peacock
458 Sweet Work of Love Lost Dogs
459 This is What Love Is John Elefante
460 Wonderstuff The Waiting
461 Breathe Deep Lost Dogs
462 I Know You¹ll Be There FFH
463 The Grinch Sixpence none the richer
464 Think Twice Petra
465 This One¹s With Me Newsong
466 Giving You The Rest Of My Life Bob Carlisle
467 Let Go PFR
468 Love Crusade MWS
469 Steady Me Out of the Grey
470 Walk in the Dark Wayne Watson
471 Picture Perfect MWS
472 How Could You Say No? Julie Miller
473 Rose Colored Stained Glass Windows Petra
474 Strength of My Life Leslie Phillips
475 Love Falling Down Tony Vincent
476 Grace By Which I Stand Keith Green
477 You Can Go David Meece
478 I Will Remember You Amy Grant
479 Heaven Mylon & Brokenheart
480 Nobody Knows Me Like You Benny Hester
481 Won By One Mylon & Brokenheart
482 Find A Way Amy Grant
483 Diamond Bash & the Code
484 Boycott Hell Newsboys
485 No More Pain Point of Grace
486 He¹s Returning Whiteheart
487 Going Public Newsboys
488 After the Rain Aaron Jeoffrey
489 Household of Faith Steve Green
490 Art in Me Jars of Clay
491 It¹s All Who You Know Newsboys
492 Say Goodbye to Me David Robertson
493 This is the Day Scott Wesley Brown
494 Field of Souls Wayne Watson
495 People Get Ready Newsong
496 Peace Lionell Peterson
497 Famine or Feast Big Tent Revival
498 Courage in a Foreign Land Brian Todd
499 Send Out A Prayer Anointed
500 The Rock That Was Rolled Away Clay Crosse