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'Blessed Assurance' (A Capella)

I need all the assurance that My Lord can give me, all the time. And sometimes we can find it in a hymn. This is the Harpeth Gospel Quartet, with no musical instruments but their voices, singing Fanny Crosby’s… 14 more words

'Sweet Hour of Prayer'

This is a beautiful rendition by Alan Jackson: brings a tear to my eye. Sweet Hour of Prayer was one of the hymns my mother used to play on the record player as she did her housework. 44 more words

By Request, 'Give Me That Old Time Religion'

My friend Cormier, up in Canada, asked for this one: Give Me That Old Time Religion. I found it in this clip from Sergeant York… 39 more words

Encore, By Request: 'Revive Us Again'

Susan asked for this yesterday, and at the time I said, “Gee, I’m sure I posted that one just a little while ago…” But what was I thinking? 61 more words

'If Thou But Suffer God to Guide Thee'

Suggested by Susan, sung by the Calvin College Alumni Choir, If Thou But Suffer God to Guide Thee delivers a powerful message. True, we could suffer the wisdom of this world to guide us; but that would be the blind leading the blind right into the ditch. 22 more words

Encore, 'Gather at the River'

This is the hymn that was with me last night, one of my Uncle Bernie’s favorites: Shall We Gather at the River, performed by the kids of Fountainview Academy. 31 more words

Good Morning

Have you ever noticed the three different greetings we use at different times of the day. Good night more or less means “goodbye” and sometimes carries with it a thankful looking back at our shared time. 203 more words