101 Hymn Stories

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Kregel Publications, 1982 - Music - 288 pages
(Foreword by J. Stratton Shufelt) Excellent for devotional reading, sermon illustrations, and bulletin inserts, as well as for historical or biographical research.

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User Review  - TrenchMommy - Christianbook.com

We have all sung the great hymns of our faith such as Amazing Grace, A Mighty Fortress, Rock Of Ages, and Fairest Lord Jesus, and have come to cherish them and their impact on our lives. Yet, often we ... Read full review

User Review  - Jessa Williams - Christianbook.com

This is a great resource/devotional. Many times I would finish my own personal devotion time with the Lord, and then pick up this book and read about the next hymn. In reading the hymn that followed ... Read full review

Contents

Just As I Am
44
Lead Kindly Light
45
Lead On O King Eternal
47
Look Ye Saints the Sight is Glorious
48
Majestic Sweetness Sits Enthroned
49
May Jesus Christ Be Praised
50
My Country Tis of Thee
51
My Redeemer
53

Angels From the Realms of Glory
2
Battle Hymn of the Republic
3
Be Still My Soul
4
Beneath the Cross of Jesus
5
Blessed Assurance
7
Blest Be the Tie That Binds
8
Christ the Lord Is Risen Today
9
Come Thou Almighty King
10
Come Thou Fount
11
Count Your Blessings
13
Day by Day
14
Day Is Dying in the West
16
Deeper and Deeper
17
Doxology
19
Fairest Lord Jesus
20
Faith of Our Fathers
21
For the Beauty of the Earth
23
From Every Stormy Wind That Blows
24
From Greenlands Icy Mountains
25
Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah
26
Great Is Thy Faithfulness
26
He Leadeth Me
27
Hiding in Thee
28
Hold the Fort
30
Holy Holy Holy
31
How Firm a Foundation
32
How Great Thou Art
33
I Gave My Life for Thee
33
I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say
33
I Love Thy Kingdom Lord
33
I Love to Tell the Story
33
I Sing the Mighty Power of God
33
I Will Sing the Wondrous Story
33
Ill Stand By Until the Morning
33
In Christ There Is No East or West
33
In the Cross of Christ I Glory
33
In the Garden
33
It Is Well With My Soul
34
Jesus Lover of My Soul
35
Jesus Loves Even Me
37
Jesus Loves Me
38
Jesus Shall Reign
39
Jesus the Very Thought of Thee
40
Jesus Thy Blood and Righteousness
41
Joyful Joyful We Adore Thee
42
My Savior First of All
54
Nearer My God to Thee
55
Now Thank We All Our God
57
Now the Day Is Over
58
O Come O Come Emmanuel
59
O for a Thousand Tongues
61
O God Our Help in Ages Past
62
O Little Town of Bethlehem
64
O Love That Wilt Not Let Me Go
65
O Master Let Me Walk With Thee
67
O That Will Be Glory
68
O Word of God Incarnate
69
O Worship the King
71
Onward Christian Soldiers
72
Peace Perfect Peace
74
Praise Ye the Lord the Almighty
75
Rescue the Perishing
76
Ring the Bells of Heaven
76
Rock of Ages
76
Savior Again to Thy Dear Name
77
Silent Night Holy Night
78
Sing Praise to God Who Reigns Above
79
So Send I You
81
Softly and Tenderly
83
Spirit of God Descend upon My Heart
84
Sun of My Soul
85
Stand Up for Jesus
86
Take My Life and Let It Be
86
The Churchs One Foundation
86
The Day of Resurrection
86
The God of Abraham Praise
87
The Ninety and Nine
88
The Old Rugged Cross
90
The Sands of Time Are Sinking
91
The StarSpangled Banner
93
There Is a Fountain
94
There Is a Green Hill Far Away
96
This Is My Fathers World
97
Thou Didst Leave Thy Throne
99
What a Friend We Have in Jesus
100
When I Survey the Wondrous Cross
While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks
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Page 24 - When thou passest through the waters, I will be with thee; and through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee: when thou walkest through the fire, thou shalt not be burned; neither shall the flame kindle upon thee. For I am the Lord thy God, the Holy One of Israel, thy Saviour: I gave Egypt for thy ransom, Ethiopia and Seba for thee.
Page 6 - GO to dark Gethsemane, Ye that feel the tempter's power, Your Redeemer's conflict see, Watch with him one bitter hour ; Turn not from his griefs away, Learn of Jesus Christ to pray.
Page 48 - Great and marvellous are thy works, Lord God Almighty ; just and true are thy ways, thou King of saints. Who shall not fear thee, O Lord, and glorify thy name ? for thou only art holy : for the nations shall come and worship before thee ; for thy judgments are made manifest.
Page 22 - There's a wideness in God's mercy Like the wideness of the sea ; There's a kindness in His justice, Which is more than liberty.
Page 15 - Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a good courage ; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the LORD thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.
Page 25 - Then saith he unto his disciples ; " The harvest truly is plenteous, but the laborers are few. Pray ye therefore the Lord of the harvest, that he will send forth laborers into his harvest.
Page 10 - Lift up your heads, O ye gates; and be ye lift up, ye everlasting doors; and the King of glory shall come in. Who is this King of glory? The Lord strong and mighty, the Lord mighty in battle. Lift up your heads, O ye gates ; even lift them up, ye everlasting doors ; and the King of glory shall come in.
Page 84 - Let no corrupt communication proceed out of your mouth, but that which is good to the use of edifying, that it may minister grace unto the hearers.
Page 62 - Lord, thou hast been our dwelling place in all generations. Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever thou hadst formed the earth and the world, even from everlasting to everlasting, thou art God.

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