Tags » Isaac Watts

Five Minute Friday: support


I’m thinking of Isaac Watts’ paraphrase of Psalm 23:
“When I walk through the shades of death
Thy presence is my stay.
One word of Thy supporting breath… 364 more words

Five Minute Friday

How Sad Our State by Nature Is

1) The Almanac. Click on the month you want in the side-bar, then the specific date. The blog will tell you what happened in hymn history on that day. 1,024 more words

Jesus Saves

August 30: L'Arche and Care IV: Returning to L'Arche.

Janet and I have a little more time that we can call our own, now that we are semi-retired. Mostly it does not feel like a choice between getting on with something and taking it easy: there is always something to be done! 276 more words

Daily Reflections

TN - Remains identified as missing man | citizentribune.com

Human remains found last week on Clyde Thomas Road in Morristown have been positively identified according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations.

The remains are Isaac G. 12 more words


The Mighty Power of God

Last night as we sang around the campfire, our daughter Abigail suggested this song –

“I sing the mighty pow’r of God, that made the mountains rise, 405 more words


Hymn Notes for August 20, 2017

Pastor Harper is continuing the summer series Glorious Themes of the Reformation that come from Scripture with the fourth installment of The Doctrines of Grace: 494 more words

Hymn Notes

O God, Our Help In Ages Past

Lord, thou hast been our dwelling place in all generations.

Psalm 90:1

Text: Isaac Watts, 1719

I was unfamiliar with the tune that Bradbury had written, but after a little practice, I realized it was just as great a fit for the words as ST.

56 more words
Isaac Watts