Category Archives: Music

Hymn Writer Extraordinaire – Fanny Crosby by Vance Christie

In an era filled with prominent Gospel song composers, Fanny Crosby (1820-1915) became the world’s premiere hymn writer of her day. A number of her hymns are still sung and appreciated by Christians around the world today. The fascinating story … Continue reading

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Easter Reflections

There is a Redeemer, Jesus, God’s own Son, Precious Lamb of God, Messiah, Holy One, Thank you oh my father, For giving us Your Son, And sending Your Spirit, ‘Til the work on Earth is done. There is a Redeemer, … Continue reading

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Do This In Remembrance of Me

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Without Luther, There Would Be No Bach By Bethany Jenkins

Martin Luther never met Johann Sebastian Bach. The two Germans were born more than 200 years apart. But without Luther, there would have been no Bach. At 48 years old, when Bach received a copy of Luther’s translation of the … Continue reading

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The Unending Love of God

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For Your Monday….

Like a river glorious is God’s perfect peace, Over all victorious, in its bright increase; Perfect, yet it floweth fuller every day, Perfect, yet it groweth deeper all the way. Refrain: Stayed upon Jehovah, hearts are fully blest Finding, as … Continue reading

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The History Behind “Silent Night” By Ryne Reeves

This year, my home has been warmed by the sound of my 8-year-old practicing the piano. Her first recital is tomorrow, and the song she will perform is Silent Night. As it turns out, the man who wrote the words for Silent Night was … Continue reading

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