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What's In Your Hymnal?

I am generally sheepish about singing Charles Wesley and Isaac Watts since both hymn writers knocked the Psalter off its congregational song pedestal and the former, Wesley, is a — well — Wesleyan. 763 more words

Roman Catholicism

By Request, 'Jesus Shall Reign Where'er the Sun'

Before we wade into the river of decay that is the news, let’s fortify ourselves with a hymn–Jesus Shall Reign Where’er the Sun, written by Isaac Watts in 1719. 39 more words


'Transgender Preacher'--Mene, Mene, Tekel, Upharsin

Before we blame everything on politics, let’s consider America’s mainline, flatline, liberal, limpin’ lump o’ brickdust churches.

Calvary Baptist Church in Washington, D.C., ordained a man as a woman because he says he’s a woman, dresses in women’s clothing, and evangelizes for homosexuality ( … 117 more words


Isaac Watts and Psalm 23

Today I was out taking pictures of pretty things that I could use for the blog, and I found a butterfly and some shadows and the Ouachita river. 729 more words

Hymns And Poems I Like

Why lie? Take the pledge...

ADVANCE WARNING: This is going to be a bit all over the place, like my mind is at the moment. Ready? Cool.

Have you ever been lied to? 613 more words

Nigerian Blogger

Am I a soldier of the cross?

Now these are the nations which the LORD left, to prove Israel by them, even as many of Israel as had not known all the wars of Canaan; only that the generations of the children of Israel might know, to teach them war, at the least such as before knew nothing thereof… 688 more words

Faith And Life