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" About two months ago I finished a gospel tour. "
" I can say I have become far more open about what I believe. "
" It is important to have a circle of Christians friends, which I do have. "
" But, of course, one relies on the everyday people who just simply like your music, for whom you may not be a hobby but they enjoy being in your presence at a concert. "
" I realised that God has placed Christians everywhere, to support each other, to support the needy in those areas, and that is the thing that I find is a great plus. "
" We need to pray and read the Bible every day, and regardless of whatever else happens to you, that tends to keep you close to Him, because you are constantly in touch through His Word. "
" So I will go as far as I can into rock and roll carrying my Christian banner. "
" Celebrities meet a lot of people and we just can't maintain them all in our fuddled brains. "
" We need to be adopted by God through Jesus - that was what happened to me, and that's what changed my life so that now, I can see that my career can be part of a calling. "
" I've got two places I like to be. Portugal is one. "
" I don't mean that if you're a Christian, walking close to God, you will immediately gain celebrity. you may fail as an artist, because you may not have what the public want at that time, and you have to be prepared for that. "
" There's loads of things you can do to make things easy for your throat, you can drink a bit of lemon and hot water couple of spoons of honey, you can gargle with port, I've done it a couple of times myself - but don't swallow it! "
" When you use music to worship you are not attempting to entertain. "
" It's the business I'm in, I can't say that signing things is the favourite part of my career but you know that it has to be done and that there is no pain involved. "
" The more I read my Bible the more I veered away from the Jehovah's Witnesses. "
" Someone recommended that I read the Bible, and it was then I discovered that I knew nothing about it. "
" The thrill of hearing your own voice recorded is still there, I still love it, going into the studio and thinking how can I sing this song and between the producers and the musicians you find a way of doing it. "
" And, of course, Barbados is the other place where I like to be. "
" Of course, when I started my career, like anyone else who was 16 at the time, we were besotted by the rock-n-roll scene from America, and all I was interested in was having a career of my own. "
" When I became a Christian my confidence grew. "
" But if you have a solid walk with the Lord, then you won't fear that failure. "
" If you have got the public in the palm of your hand, you can be sure that is where they want to be. "
" Our industry is full of all sorts of eccentricities and one of them is owning property. "
" If you can play guitar and sing, you can probably get a gig down the road playing at a restaurant, but don't throw your life away chasing something that is so elusive it will only lead you to regret and may turn you bitter. "
" But Jesus changes your attitude towards yourself and towards other people. "
" I'm very grateful because my fans are very loyal. "
" There is no better news, than the fact that Jesus can actually turn a life upside down and save it. "
" I have tried to have a regular daily intake from my Bible, regardless of how late it is. "
" But Portugal has a peaceful feel about it. I sit on the terrace overlooking the vineyard there and I feel cut off from the world. You need that sort of thing. "
" If I'm going to represent God I have to do it the best I can. "
" It's important to put all I have into my career. "