I Have a Favourite Hymn

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    I Am His and He Is Mine

    I have hymns that I find myself singing, even though I don't attend church any longer.  They comfort me and their words embrace me with comfort.   Tonight, I am thinking of this one, as I remember a night time service I attended when very young that this was the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Aug 26, 2008

    Great Is Thy Faithfulness

     Sung by Metropolitan Baptist ChurchMy favorite hymn.
    Jilly111 Jilly111
    46-50, F
    Dec 19, 2010

    Impossible Question!

    There's no way to pick just one, and if I could, it would be changing all the time anyway.  Since the title of the group obligates me, I'll pick two; Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee, and Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming. But what I often love more than the words are the tunes, so...
    EBunbury EBunbury
    46-50, M
    9 Responses Sep 26, 2008

    Amazing Grace ... Just Beautiful

    John Newton (1725-1807) Stanza 6 anon. Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound, That saved a wretch like me. I once was lost but now am found, Was blind, but now I see. T'was Grace that taught my heart to fear. And Grace, my fears relieved. How precious did that Grace...
    Josie06 Josie06
    56-60, F
    4 Responses Sep 22, 2008

    In The Garden

    I have just started to explore the world of gospel music after hearing an incredible record by Ella Fitzgerald that I had found while digging through some crates at the flea market. The record consisted of Ella singing some of the popular traditional hymns of the time and one of...
    Djambo500 Djambo500
    26-30, M
    Jun 18, 2012

    A Touching Place

    The tune is beautiful to this but the words are so thoughtful, so often people forget those who are shunned or who feel excluded by society and it is those people who need someone to reach out to them and help them find God the most. The Hymn is written by John Bell of the Iona...
    RobertaSunset RobertaSunset
    36-40, F
    May 5, 2012

    Listening to a goood hymn is a good way to

    start in the morning.Thank you Lord for giving me another day. I love you. :-)
    sillyliz777 sillyliz777
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 10, 2014

    Rock Of Ages

    Why is this hymn so important to me well its all down to my grandmother you see when I was a child my grandmother used to take me to the little Methodist church that she looked after since she was sixteen years of age. Everyday come rain or shine she would make sure that the...
    gelroller gelroller
    46-50, M
    4 Responses Jul 17, 2010

    Rock Of Ages

    Why is this hymn so important to me well its all down to my grandmother you see when I was a child my grandmother used to take me to the little Methodist church that she looked after since she was sixteen years of age. Everyday come rain or shine she would make sure that the...
    gelroller gelroller
    46-50, M
    4 Responses Jul 17, 2010

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