Category Archives: Then Sings My Soul

Arise, My Soul, Arise!

Some days, it’s hard not to feel totally defeated by the circumstances we face. We see no way around the obstacles, and we fear for our lives or the lives of our loved ones. We begin to doubt whether God … Continue reading

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Music and the Trinity

Below is an excerpt from the book, Delighting in the Trinity, by Michael Reeves. It is in the chapter on creation, and I have to say that the idea of the world being created out of the beautiful harmony of … Continue reading

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On the Subject of Scars

“…and I ask you right here please to agree with me that a scar is never ugly. That is what the scar makers want us to think. But you and I, we must make an agreement to defy them. We … Continue reading

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How Firm a Foundation

I’ve heard people refer to the classic hymns as being “old school”, meaning their tunes and style render them out of sync with today’s church. And while I can sympathize with their desire to have a more upbeat feel to … Continue reading

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Raising Ebenezers

I have, as long as I can remember, loved both the words and the tune of the old hymn, “Come Thou Fount” (words by Robert Robinson, tune by Asahel Nettleton) If you are not familiar with it, you can hear … Continue reading

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Lament or Complaint?

This is a post written by a dear friend. I thought it would be a nice companion to my most recent post. Please excuse the circular linking that occurs here. Just consider it a case of mutual admiration 🙂

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Understanding Providence

“If you stand at the end of a platform on York station, you can watch a constant succession of engine and train movements which, if you are a railway enthusiast, will greatly fascinate you. But you will only be able … Continue reading

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