I’ve always been a Charlie Daniels fan. Yes, it’s a “Southern Thing”. He came back to the Lord about the same time I did, and I remember being so glad that I could still enjoy his music when I bought his first Christian album. I wore it out! I don’t know his heart, only his claims, but I do enjoy his music. God knows his heart.
This is from his blog. I can visualize everything he describes in this post, as if I were sitting right on that porch with him, because sitting on the front porch is a treasured pastime of country folks. This country was better off when we had screened-in front porches instead of privacy-fenced back yards.
As for his beliefs in his own words: The Bible