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Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence

My coursework is taking up a lot of time, so there will be no Friday Five posts for a little while. In lieu of the Friday Five, enjoy this hymn, “Let all mortal flesh keep silence.” It’s a wonderful one to sing during the Lord’s Supper. 9 more words


Hal Leonard Hymns and Spirituals For Fingerstyle Guitar (Book and CD)

Hal Leonard Hymns and Spirituals For Fingerstyle Guitar (Book and CD)

Originating in the South during the antebellum days on the old plantations, at religious revivals and at camp meetings, hymns and spirituals are the native folk songs of our own America. This collection features 13 songs,…

Food for the hungry

Back when we were living in southwestern Ontario we made the trip back to Saskatchewan every two years. The trip was 3,000km and took 3 days each way. 371 more words

Faith And Life

Emmaus Farewell music

A while ago I wrote lyrics that caught the musical interest of a couple of very talented composer friends.  Here are their two versions of music written for that text.   62 more words


Today's Hymn, 'Amazing Grace'

Do we know a more beautiful, a more well-loved hymn than this? First published in 1779, Amazing Grace is today one of the world’s most popular hymns–and it’s no mystery why, is it? 32 more words


Sing, My Tongue, the Saviour's Glory

Sing, my tongue, the Saviour’s glory,
Of His Flesh the mystery sing;
Of the Blood, all price exceeding,
Shed by our immortal King,
Destin’d, for the world’s redemption, 189 more words


In Praise of the Hymn

Beautifully crafted word pictures are some of my favorite things.  Another of my favorite things are music notes on a page.  I guess that’s my second language.   144 more words