Songs

Love Song: Imagine The Lover of Your Soul singing THIS to you

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Love Song: Imagine The Lover of Your Soul singing THIS to you

Discouraged? Feeling like no one gets your pain? Why not write a song about The Lover of Your Soul, and what He might sing to you? I started by reading from Psalms, remembering how He makes my feet move, and just went from there. So, here’s mine:     DANCING THE DANCE OF THE RECONCILED     “Take my hand; dance with Me!” He’ll say to me one day. “Feel the rhythm of My heartbeat; Hear the music of My soul. At The Feast you’ll dine...

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Redeeming the Sound of My Faith: A song for those who think they don’t belong

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Redeeming the Sound of My Faith: A song for those who think they don’t belong

Redeeming the Sound of My Faith For those who have at some time awakened to find themselves clapping when there was no music–a song of praise and deliverance.   O to be swept into worship With that rhythmic gospel That my soul longs to offer back to my God. For it is He who has made my heart To beat to the very music of His word And who has made my feet dance To the celebration of His goodness and glory. Great, grand voices that dig deeply into each word Proclaiming and celebrating a...

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For All You “Les Mis” Groupies

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For All You “Les Mis” Groupies

For all you Les Mis Groupies: Every once in a while I jump in my car, roll up the windows to create that perfect Surround-Sound, and blast my favorite songs from the original soundtrack of the Broadway musical, Les Miserables, based on Victor Hugo’s novel by the same name. Yesterday was one of those days. And once again I found myself overwhelmed with such clear themes of law, grace, forgiveness and redemption. Origin of the Lyrics What’s interesting, though, is that it seems...

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