Gracie’s hymns this week focus our hearts on the Word of God. Break Thou the Bread of LifeO Word of God IncarnateHoly Bible Book Divine LYRICS (via hymnary.org) BREAK THOU THE BREAD OF LIFE, by Mary A. Lathbury 1 Break now the bread of life, dear Lord, to me, as once you broke the loaves beside […]
Gracie’s hymns for this week: What a Friend We Have in Jesus1 What a friend we have in Jesus,all our sins and griefs to bear!What a privilege to carryeverything to God in prayer!O what peace we often forfeit,O what needless pain we bear,all because we do not carryeverything to God in prayer! 2 Have we […]
Gracie’s hymns for today: The Love of God is Greater StillThere’s a Wideness in God’s MercyMajestyO, For a Thousand Tongues to Sing LYRICS: (via hymnary.org) The Love of God is Greater Still, by Frederick M. Lehman 1 The love of God is greater farthan tongue or pen can ever tell;it goes beyond the highest star,and […]
Gracie’s hymn selection this week is meant to remind you that God is trustworthy. She hopes that you will take these words and melodies with you throughout the week.
For your worship this morning, Gracie has chosen the following hymns: Love Divine, All Loves ExcellingSing Praise to God Who Reigns AboveCome, Thou Almighty King The first hymn, Love Divine, All Love’s Excelling, was my father’s favorite hymn. She chose that in honor of his memory this morning.
TWENTY years ago, I was at a small beachside resort in southern Thailand when I got word that my father had died. Within 24 hours I was on a plane bound for Minnesota. Below are the words that I spoke in farewell and tribute to my dad at his memorial service on January 25, 2001 […]