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The tremendous power in hymns

From Strenth to Strength – An extract from Pilgrims’ progress – Chapter 8


Psalm 84: 7-  They go from strength to strength, till each appears before God in Zion. This is a chapter of the “Pilgrim’s Progress” through the valley of Baca, of which this beautiful psalm is a picture. It is the … Continue reading

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The Story Behind…“God Be With You Till We Meet Again”


No farewell words were spoken, No time to say goodbye, You were gone before we knew it, And only God knows why. God be with You Till We Meet Again God be with you till we meet again, By His … Continue reading

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Be Thou My Vision


English Translation by Mary Byrne, 1905 Be thou my vision O Lord of my heart None other is aught but the King of the seven heavens. Be thou my meditation by day and night. May it be thou that I … Continue reading

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This far by Your Grace Oh Lord: Your Eternity and Our Frailty


12 Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom. 13 Relent, Lord! How long will it be? Have compassion on your servants. 14 Satisfy us in the morning with your unfailing love, that we may sing for … Continue reading

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Jesus NEVER Fails


Words and Music by Arthur A. Luther, 1891–1960 Earthly friends may prove untrue, Doubts and fears assail; One still loves and cares for you, One Who will not fail. Chorus: Jesus never fails, Jesus never fails. Heav’n and earth may … Continue reading

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I am Resolved no longer to Linger


Lyrics: Palmer Hartsough Music: James H. Fillmore I am resolved no longer to linger, Charmed by the world’s delight, Things that are higher, things that are nobler, These have allured my sight. Refrain: I will hasten to Him, hasten so … Continue reading

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God Leads Us Along


By George A Young In shady, green pastures, so rich and so sweet, God leads His dear children along; Where the water’s cool flow bathes the weary one’s feet, God leads His dear children along. Refrain Some through the waters, … Continue reading

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