Today, we’re kicking off a short series on Handel’s ‘Messiah’ with special guests D. J. Bulls and Dr Aaron Rice. We’re looking the man behind this epic piece, discussing how Handel was instrumental in forming the music of an era, and analysing why his music has stood the test of time. All that and more!
We’re interviewing special guest, Chris Fenner, the creator and managing editor of Hymnology Archive. We’re continuing our countdown to Easter with him as we discuss Isaac Watts’s hymn ‘Alas! And Did My Saviour Bleed?’ We talk about Isaac Watts’s significant influence on English hymnody, the importance of maintaining doctrine even if we tweak a hymn’s …
In today’s episode, we’ll be talking about the well known hymn, Man of Sorrows. We’ll be looking at the short but full life of its writer, talking about attempts to soften the language of the hymn, and encouraging you that no matter what, we can always praise our saviour. All that and more!
In today’s episode we’re talking to Dr Robert Strivens. We’ll be discussing the life and ministry of Philip Doddridge, a noteworthy dissenting pastor and hymn writer. If you’ve never heard of Doddridge before, stay tuned and get ready to be encouraged.
In today’s episode, we’re talking to Scott Aniol. We’ll be talking about the real purpose of corporate worship, answering the question of whether culture is actually neutral, and we’ll be getting some great tips on how to discern how much influence the outside world should have on our Sunday services.
In today’s episode we have an exciting guest with us, Kevin Twit, the founder of Indelible Grace. We’ll be talking about the Baptist hymnwriter Anne Steele, why we should still be reading old books, and how what we sing shapes what we believe. All that and more!
Today we will be discussing a brand new hymn! Well… brand new to us. We’ll be butchering the German language, and, of course, getting some great encouragement about our God who provides. All that and more!
In todays’ episode, we’re talking about a Cowper classic, God Moves in a Mysterious Way. We’ll be peeling back the layers on this fantastic song, talking about how things are not always what they seem when we’re suffering, and encouraging you with plenty of hope from the Good Book. All that and more!
Today, we’re going to praise the Lord as we look at the hymn To God Be the Glory, Great Things He Has Done. We’ll be taking another brief look into the life of the legend, Fanny Crosby, and breaking down the lyrics using the Good Book. All that and more! Other Fanny Crosby Episodes: Blessed …
Today we’re going to talk about the longest hymn we’ve ever covered on the podcast, Commit Thou All Thy Griefs. We’ll be looking at the reality of suffering in the Christian life, why some hymns impact us so deeply, and we’ll be encouraging you to remember why we can say with certainty that God is …