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In The Sweet By and By

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Written by Sanford F. Bennett 1868

There’s a land that is fairer than day,
And by faith we can see it afar;
For the Father waits over the way
To prepare us a dwelling place there.

◦ Refrain:
In the sweet by and by,
We shall meet on that beautiful shore;
In the sweet by and by,
We shall meet on that beautiful shore.

2. We shall sing on that beautiful shore
The melodious songs of the blessed;
And our spirits shall sorrow no more,
Not a sigh for the blessing of rest.

3. To our bountiful Father above,
We will offer our tribute of praise
For the glorious gift of His love
And the blessings that hallow our days.

Written by Sanford F. Bennett 1868 ©2011 Shiloh Worship Music COPY FREELY;This Music is copyrighted to prevent misuse, however,permission is granted for non-commercial copying only.
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Rock of Ages

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Our Bluegrass version of the classic Hymn "Rock of Ages" Fiddle, Guitars, Banjo,  Acoustic Bass, and Mandolin. 
Time: 2:02,  3/4  Key: G Major
Blessings,
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From Wikipedia;
"Rock of Ages"  the popular Christian hymn by Reverend Augustus Montague Toplady written in 1763 and first published in The Gospel Magazine in 1775.
The Rock of Ages, Burrington Combe where the Rev. Toplady is reputed to have sheltered from a storm

Traditionally, it is held that Rev. Toplady drew his inspiration from an incident in the gorge of Burrington Combe in the Mendip Hills in England. Toplady, a preacher in the nearby village of Blagdon, was travelling along the gorge when he was caught in a storm. Finding shelter in a gap in the gorge, he was struck by the title and scribbled down the initial lyrics on a playing card.
The fissure that is believed to have sheltered Toplady is now marked as the "Rock of Ages", both on the rock itself and on some maps, and is also reflected in the name of a nearby tea shop.
Lyrics
Rock of Ages, cleft for me,
Let me hide myself in Thee;
Let the water and the blood,
From Thy wounded side which flowed,
Be of sin the double cure,
Save from wrath and make me pure.

Not the labor of my hands
Can fulfill Thy law’s demands;
Could my zeal no respite know,
Could my tears forever flow,
All for sin could not atone;
Thou must save, and Thou alone.

Nothing in my hand I bring,
Simply to Thy cross I cling;
Naked, come to Thee for dress;
Helpless, look to Thee for grace;
Foul, I to the fountain fly;
Wash me, Savior, or I die.

While I draw this fleeting breath,
When my eyes shall close in death,
When I rise to worlds unknown,
And behold Thee on Thy throne,
Rock of Ages, cleft for me,
Let me hide myself in Thee. [4]

The hymn was a favourite of Prince Albert, who asked it to be played to him on his deathbed, as did Confederate General J.E.B. Stuart. It was also played at the funeral of William Ewart Gladstone.[5]
In his book Hymns That Have Helped, W. T. Stead reported "when the SS London went down in the Bay of Biscay, 11 January 1866, the last thing which the last man who left the ship heard as the boat pushed off from the doomed vessel was the voices of the passengers singing "Rock of Ages".[5]
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Aug 26 2012

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Will The Circle Be Unbroken?

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Will the Circle Be Unbroken?
Lyrics byAda R. Habershon music by Charles H. Gabriel 1907 Public Domain

G                                                                             C                        G
There are loved ones in the glory, whose dear forms you often miss.
                                                                         A7                        D
When you close your earthly story, will you join them in their bliss?
G                                           C                          G
Will the circle be unbroken, by and by, Lord, by and by?
                                                               D        G
Is a better home awaiting, in the sky, in the sky?
G                                                                 C                          G
In the joyous days of childhood, oft they told of wondrous love,
                                                               A7                       D
Pointed to the dying Savior now the dwell with Him above.
G                                                                        C                           G
You remember songs of heaven which you sang with childish voice.
                                                                               A7                             G
Do you love the hymns they taught you, or are songs of earth your choice?
G                                                                         C                     G
You can picture happy gatherings round the fireside long ago,
                                                                          A7                      G
And you think of tearful partings, when they left you here below.

Text: Ada Ruth Habershon    Music: Charles H. Gabriel
Ada Ruth Habershon (1861-1918) was a Christian hymnist, probably best known for her 1907 hymn "Will the Circle Be Unbroken?"

Ada R. Habershon was born in Marylebone, England on Jan­u­a­ry 8, 1861.She was raised in Chelsea, London, in a Christian home. In her twenties, she was a member of the circle surrounding Charles Spurgeon. She met Dwight L. Moody and Ira D. Sankey in 1884 during their preaching tour of England. At their urging, she visited the United States, delivering a series of lectures on the Old Testament that were later published.

Habershon's first foray into hymn writing came in 1899, when she wrote several hymns in the German language. She wrote her first English language hymns in 1901, while ill. In 1905, Charles M. Alexander and R. A. Torrey toured the UK, and Alexander asked Habershon to write hymns for use during this evangelistic tour. Habershon ultimately sent Alexander over 200 hymns.

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Are You Washed In The Blood?

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Elisha A. Hoffman, pub.1878
Copyright: Public Domain

1. Have you been to Jesus for the cleansing pow’r?
Are you washed in the blood of the Lamb?
Are you fully trusting in His grace this hour?
Are you washed in the blood of the Lamb?

◦ Refrain:
Are you washed in the blood,
In the soul-cleansing blood of the Lamb?
Are your garments spotless? Are they white as snow?
Are you washed in the blood of the Lamb?

5. Are you walking daily by the Savior’s side? 
Are you washed in the blood of the Lamb?
Do you rest each moment in the Crucified?
Are you washed in the blood of the Lamb?

6. When the Bridegroom cometh will your robes be white?
Are you washed in the blood of the Lamb?
Will your soul be ready for the mansions bright,
And be washed in the blood of the Lamb?

7. Lay aside the garments that are stained with sin,
And be washed in the blood of the Lamb;
There’s a fountain flowing for the soul unclean,
Oh, be washed in the blood of the Lamb!

Written by Elisha A. Hoffman, pub.1878 Copyright: Public Domain ©2011 Shiloh Worship Music COPY FREELY;This Music Recording is copyrighted to prevent misuse, however,permission is granted solely for non-commercial copying. www.shilohworshipmusic.com

Dec 29 2012

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What a Friend We Have in Jesus

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Text: Joseph M. Scriven, 1820-1886 
Music: Charles C. Converse, 1832-1918 
Shiloh Bluegrass Gospel
1. What a friend we have in Jesus,
all our sins and griefs to bear!
What a privilege to carry
everything to God in prayer!
O what peace we often forfeit,
O what needless pain we bear,
all because we do not carry
everything to God in prayer.

2. Have we trials and temptations?
Is there trouble anywhere?
We should never be discouraged;
take it to the Lord in prayer.
Can we find a friend so faithful
who will all our sorrows share?
Jesus knows our every weakness;
take it to the Lord in prayer.

3. Are we weak and heavy laden,
cumbered with a load of care?
Precious Savior, still our refuge;
take it to the Lord in prayer.
Do thy friends despise, forsake thee?
Take it to the Lord in prayer!
In his arms he'll take and shield thee;

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Nov 28 2012

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When We All Get To Heaven

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When We All Get To Heaven
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A E A
Sing the wondrous love of Jesus, Sing His mercy and His grace
A D A/E E A
In the mansions bright and blessed, He’ll prepare for us a place

A
When we all get to heaven
A B7 E
What a day of rejoicing that will be
A7 D
When we all see Jesus
A/E E A
We’ll sing and shout the victory

A E A
While we walk the pilgrim pathway, Clouds will overtake the sky
A D A/E E A
But when trav’ling days are over, Not a shadow, not a sigh
A E A
Let us then be true and faithful, Trusting, serving every day
A D A/E E A
Just one glimpse of Him in glory, Will the toils of life repay
A E A
Onward to the prize before us, Soon His beauty we’ll behold
A D A/E E A
Soon the pearly gates will open, We shall tread the streets of gold

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Down To The River To Pray

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Alison Krauss made this song quite popular in the 2000 Coen brothers' film “Oh Brother, Where Art Thou? where the lyrics were changed to “as I went down to the River to pray.” This was done, presumably, to adjust to the fact the scene was filmed next to a river, not a valley. 

This old Black spiritual was first collected in 1867 in a book entitled Slave Songs of the United States. Although the lyrics were apparently from slave sources the title may have been borrowed from “The Good Old Way,” which was written and published in 1835 by the famed composer William Walker. (Source of information for the song is from The Bluegrass Gospel Songbook by Wayne Erbsen)

Our version of this song has two guitars and a fiddle, as well as vocals. 
Our version of this song retains the original lyrics, (except in one verse).

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"Down To The River To Pray"
originally called “"Down To The Valley To Pray"
or “The Good Old Way”
As I went down in the Valley to pray
Studying about that good ol' way
And who shall wear the starry crown?
Good Lord show me the way!

O sisters let's go down
Let's go down, come on down
O sisters let's go down
Down in the  Valley to pray

As I went down in the Valley to pray
Studying about that good ol' way
And who shall wear the robe & crown?
Good Lord show me the way

O brothers let's go down
Let's go down, come on down
Come on brothers, let's go down
Down in the  Valley to pray

As I went down in the river to pray
Studying about that good ol' way
And who shall wear the starry crown?
Good Lord show me the way

O fathers let's go down
Let's go down, come on down
O fathers let's go down
Down in the river to pray

As I went down in the Valley to pray
Studying about that good ol' way
And who shall wear the robe and crown?
Good Lord show me the way

O mothers let's go down
Come on down, don't you wanna go down?
Come on mothers, let's go down
Down in the river to pray

As I went down in the river to pray
Studding about that good ol' way
And who shall wear the starry crown?
Good Lord show me the way

O sinners, let's go down
Let's go down, come on down
O sinners, let's go down
Down in the  Valley to pray

As I went down in the  Valley to pray
Studying about that good ol' way
And who shall wear the robe and crown?
Good Lord show me the way
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Mar 17 2012

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Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

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A Choctaw freedman in the old Indian Territory, Wallis Willis, wrote "Swing Low, Sweet Chariot" ,in what is now Choctaw County, near the County seat of Hugo, Oklahoma sometime before 1862. He was inspired by the Red River, which reminded him of the Jordan River and of the Prophet Elijah's being taken to heaven by a chariot (2 Kings 2:11). Many sources claim that this song and "Steal Away" (also composed by Willis) had lyrics that referred to the Underground Railroad, the resistance movement that helped slaves escape from the South to the North and Canada.

Alexander Reid, a minister at the Old Spencer Academy, Choctaw boarding school, heard Willis singing these two songs and transcribed the words and melodies. He sent the music to the Jubilee Singers of Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee. The Jubilee Singers popularized the songs during a tour of the United States and Europe.
TRADITIONAL LYRICS
Chorus:

Swing low, sweet chariot
Coming for to carry me home,
Swing low, sweet chariot,
Coming for to carry me home.

I looked over Jordan, and what did I see
Coming for to carry me home?
A band of angels coming after me,
Coming for to carry me home.
Chorus

Sometimes I'm up, and sometimes I'm down,
(Coming for to carry me home)
But still my soul feels heavenly bound.
(Coming for to carry me home)
Chorus
The brightest day that I can say,
(Coming for to carry me home)
When Jesus washed my sins away.
(Coming for to carry me home)
Chorus

If I get there before you do,
(Coming for to carry me home)
I'll cut a hole and pull you through.
(Coming for to carry me home)
Chorus
If you get there before I do,
(Coming for to carry me home)
Tell all my friends I'm coming too.
(Coming for to carry me home)
Chorus

"Swing Low, Sweet Chariot" is a historic American Negro spiritual. The first recording was in 1909, by the Fisk Jubilee Singers of Fisk University.

In 2002, the Library of Congress honored the song as one of 50 recordings chosen that year to be added to the National Recording Registry. It was also included in the list of Songs of the Century, by the Recording Industry Association of America and the National Endowment for the Arts.

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May 17 2012

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Shall We Gather At The River?

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“A pure river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding out of the throne of God and of the Lamb.” Revelation 22:1-2

Words & Music: Robert Lowry, 1864; first published in Happy Voices, 1865:

One after­noon in July, 1864, when I was pastor at Han­son Place Baptist Church, Brooklyn, the weather was oppressively hot, and I was lying on a lounge in a state of physical exhaustion…My imagination began to take itself wings. Visions of the future passed before me with startling vivid­ness. The imagery of the apocalypse took the form of a tableau. Brightest of all were the throne, the heavenly river, and the gathering of the saints…I began to wonder why the hymn writers had said so much about the “river of death” and so little about the “pure water of life, clear as crystal, pro­ceed­ing out of the throne of God and the Lamb.” As I mused, the words be­gan to con­struct them­selves. They came first as a quest­on of Christian inquiry, “Shall we gather?” Then they broke in chorus, “Yes, we’ll gather.” On this question and answer the hymn developed itself. The music came with the hymn.
Robert Lowry
Shall we gather at the river,
where bright angel feet have trod,
with its crystal tide forever
flowing by the throne of God?
Refrain:
Yes, we'll gather at the river,
the beautiful, the beautiful river;
gather with the saints at the river
that flows by the throne of God.

2. On the margin of the river,
washing up its silver spray,
we will walk and worship ever,
all the happy golden day.
(Refrain)

3. Ere we reach the shining river,
lay we every burden down;
grace our spirits will deliver,
and provide a robe and crown.
(Refrain)

4. Soon we'll reach the shining river,
soon our pilgrimage will cease;
soon our happy hearts will quiver
with the melody of peace.

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Dec 28 2012

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Power In The Blood

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1. Would you be free from the burden of sin?
There’s pow’r in the blood, pow’r in the blood;
Would you o’er evil a victory win?
There’s wonderful pow’r in the blood.

◦ Refrain:
There is pow’r, pow’r, wonder-working pow’r
In the blood of the Lamb;
There is pow’r, pow’r, wonder-working pow’r
In the precious blood of the Lamb.

2. Would you be free from your passion and pride?
There’s pow’r in the blood, pow’r in the blood;
Come for a cleansing to Calvary’s tide;
There’s wonderful pow’r in the blood.

3. Would you be whiter, much whiter than snow?
There’s pow’r in the blood, pow’r in the blood;
Sin-stains are lost in its life-giving flow;
There’s wonderful pow’r in the blood.

4. Would you do service for Jesus your King?
There’s pow’r in the blood, pow’r in the blood;
Would you live daily His praises to sing?
There’s wonderful pow’r in the blood.

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Dec 24 2012

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Jesus Loves Me This I Know

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The classic song/hymn Jesus Loves Me. Guitars, Fiddle, Bass, and Oboe.

Jesus Loves Me is a Christian hymn set to words by Anna Bartlett Warner. The lyrics first appeared as a poem in the context of a novel called Say and Seal, written by Susan Warner and published in 1860. The tune was added in 1862 by William Bradbury who found the text of "Jesus Loves Me" in this book. Along with his tune, Bradbury added his own chorus "Yes, Jesus loves me, Yes, Jesus Loves me..." After publication the song became one of the most popular Christian hymns in churches around the world.

Jesus Loves Me

D Em9 D/F# Am7 D
Jesus loves me this I know,
G Em7 A
For the Bible tells me so.
D Em9 D/F# Am7 D
Little ones to Him belong,
G D A D
They are weak, but He is strong.
CHORUS:
D D/F# G
Yes Jesus loves me,
D Bm A
Yes Jesus loves me,
D D/F# G
Yes Jesus loves me,
D A D
The Bible tells me so.
VERSE 2:
D Em9 D/F# Am7 D
Jesus loves me, He who died
G Em7 A
Heaven's gates to open wide.
D Em9 D/F# Am7 D
He will wash away my sin,
G D A D
Let His little child come in.
VERSE 3:
D Em9 D/F# Am7 D
Jesus loves me when I'm good,
G Em7 A
When I do the things I should.
D Em9 D/F# Am7 D
Jesus loves me when I'm bad,
G D A D
Even though it makes him sad.

Written by:
Anna B. Warner
Published:
1860
Public Domain.

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Jun 29 2012

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I Have Decided To Follow Jesus

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Our Bluegrass Version of "I Have Decided to Follow Jesus"
It is a Christian hymn originating from India.

The lyrics are based on the last words of a man in Assam, north-east India, who along with his family was converted to Christianity in the middle of the 19th century through the efforts of a Welsh missionary. Called to renounce his faith by the village chief, the convert declared, "I have decided to follow Jesus." In response to threats to his family, he continued, "Though no one joins me, still I will follow." His wife was killed, and he was executed while singing, "The cross before me, the world behind me." This display of faith is reported to have led to the conversion of the chief and others in the village.[1]

The formation of these words into a hymn is attributed to the Indian missionary Sadhu Sundar Singh.[2] The melody is also Indian, and entitled "Assam" after the region where the text originated.[3] The fierce opposition is possible as various tribes in that area were formerly renowned for head-hunting.[4]

An American hymn editor, William Jensen Reynolds, composed an arrangement which was included in the 1959 Assembly Songbook. His version became a regular feature of Billy Graham's evangelistic meetings in America and elsewhere, spreading its popularity.[5] http://en.wikipedia.org

Folk Melody from India.
Public Domain.

C
I have decided, to follow Jesus,
C7 F C
I have decided, to follow Jesus,
C
I have decided, to follow Jesus,
Am G C
No turning back, no turning back!
Though I may wonder, I still will follow...
Though none go with me, still I will follow...
The world behind me, the cross before me...
Will you decide now to follow Jesus?

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Feb 27 2012

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The Lily Of The Valley

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Our Bluegrass Gospel version of the hymn "The Lily Of The Valley"
"The Lily Of The Valley" ("I've Found A Friend In Jesus") is a Christian hymn written by William Charles Fry (1837–1882) in London for the Salvation Army

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The Lily of the Valley
   1881- Public Domain
   Words: Charles w. Fry
   Tune: William S. Hays

   G                                    C              G
1. I have found a friend in Jesus, He’s everything to  me,
2. He all my grief has taken, and       all my sorrows borne;
3. He will never, never leave me, nor   yet forsake me here,

                                            D     D7
1. He’s the fairest of ten thousand to my   soul;
2. In temptation He’s my strong and mighty  tower;
3. While I live by faith and do His blessèd will;

       G                              C              G
1. The Lily of the Valley, in         Him alone I    see
2. I   have all for Him forsaken, and all my idols   torn
3. A   wall of fire about me, I’ve    nothing now to fear,

                             D        D7         G     G7
1. All I need to cleanse and make me  fully      whole.
2. From my heart and now He  keeps me by His     power.
3. From His manna He my      hungry   soul shall fill.

          C                             G
1. In     sorrow He’s my comfort, in    trouble He’s my stay;
2. Though all the world forsake me, and Satan tempt me sore,
3. Then   sweeping up to glory to       see His blessèd face,

                                          D    D7
1. He tells me every care on Him to       roll.
2. Through Jesus I shall safely reach the goal.
3. Where the rivers of delight shall ever roll.
Chorus

         G                       C                  G
He’s the Lily of the Valley, the Bright and Morning Star,

                        D        D7    G
He’s the fairest of ten thousand to my soul.

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The Hallelujah Side

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Dobro, Mandolin, Fiddle, Banjo's, Guitar, Tambourine and Handclaps. Our Bluegrass Gospel Version of The Classic Gospel Song—The Hallelujah Side Lyrics:Johnson Oatman, Jr  Music: J. Howard Entwisle 1898 Public Domain

The 1st to Record “The Hallelujah Side” Was Ernest Stoneman & His Dixie Mountaineers. On September 21, 1926, They Recorded It for Victor. Since Then The Classic Gospel Song Is Been Recorded by The Tinley Quaker City Gospel Singers, Bill Gaither, The Chuck Wagon Gang and, and the Country Gentleman.

“The Hallelujah Side”
Verse One:

Once a sinner far from Jesus....I was perishing with cold....
But the blessed Savior heard me when I cried.....
Then He threw His arms around me and He led me to His fold....
And, I'm living on the hallelujah side....

The Chorus:

O glory be to Jesus...let the hallelujahs roll....
Help me ring the Savior's praises....far and wide.....
For I've opened up toward Heaven all the windows of my soul.....
And I'm living on the hallelujah side.....

Verse Two:

Though the world may sweep around me...with her dazzle and her dreams....
Yet I envy not her vanities and pride......
For my soul looks up to Heaven where the golden sunlight gleams....
And, I'm living on the hallelujah side....

Verse Three:

Not for all earth's golden millions would I leave this precious place....
Though the tempter to persuade me oft has tried....
For I'm safe in God's pavilion, happy in His love and grace....
And, I'm living on the hallelujah side....

Verse Four:

Here the sun is always shining...here the sky is always bright....
Tis no place for gloomy Christians to abide....
For my soul is filled with music and my heart with great delight....
And, I'm living on the hallelujah side....

Verse Five:

And upon the streets of glory...when we reach the other shore.....
And have safely crossed the Jordan's rolling tide...
You will find me shouting "Glory" just outside my mansion door....
Where I'm living on the hallelujah side....

The Chorus:

O glory be to Jesus...let the hallelujahs roll....
Help me ring the Savior's praises....far and wide.....
For I've opened up toward Heaven all the windows of my soul.....
And I'm living on the hallelujah side.....

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Nov 08 2013

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Nearer, My God ,To Thee

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The film Titanic featured the hymn "Nearer, My God, to Thee" a 19th century hymn most famous as the alleged last song the band on RMS Titanic played before the ship sank.
Written by Sarah Adams, Music: Lowell Mason, 1856 ,based loosely on Genesis  28:11–19,the story ofJacob’s Dream.

Genesis 28:11–12 can be translated as follows: "So he came to a certain place and stayed there all night, because the sun had set. And he took one of the stones of that place and put it at his head, and he lay down in that place to sleep. Then he dreamed, and behold, a ladder was set up on the earth, and its top reached to heaven; and there the angels of God were ascending and descending on it..."
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Nearer, My God ,To Thee
1. Nearer, my God, to Thee,
  Nearer to Thee;
E'en though it be a cross
  That raiseth me,
Still all my song shall be
Nearer, my God, to Thee,
Nearer, my God, to Thee,
  Nearer to Thee.
        2.Though, like a wanderer,
  The sun gone down,
Darkness comes over me,
  My rest a stone;
Yet in my dreams I'd be
Nearer, my God, to Thee,
Nearer, my God, to Thee,
  Nearer to Thee.
3. There let me see the sight,
  An open heaven;
All that Thou sendest me,
  In mercy given;
Angels to beckon me
Nearer, my God, to Thee,
Nearer, my God, to Thee,
  Nearer to Thee.
4. Then, with my waking thoughts
  Bright with Thy praise,
Out of my stony griefs
  Bethel I'll raise,
So by my woes to be
Nearer, my God, to Thee,
Nearer, my God, to Thee,
  Nearer to Thee.

Words:, Sar­ah F. Adams, 6.
         Music: Beth­a­ny (Ma­son), Low­ell Ma­son, 1856: “One night, some­time af­ter ly­ing awake in the dark, eyes wide open, through the stillness in the house the mel­o­dy came to me, and the next morning I wrote down the notes.”

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Oct 24 2012

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When The Roll Is Called Up Yonder

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Bluegrass Version of
When the Roll Is Called Up Yonder
Our Bluegrass version of the Classic Hymn
Banjo, Fiddles, Guitars, Acoustic Bass, Mandolins, Harmonica
Words and Music by James M. Black,  1892 :Public Domain

James M. Black was an active Methodist layman, 
a music teacher, and a composer and 
publisher of numerous gospel songs

When the Roll Is Called Up Yonder
1. When the trumpet of the Lord shall sound and time shall be no more
And the morning breaks eternal, bright and fair
When the saved of earth shall gather over on the other shore
And the roll is called up yonder, I'll be there!

2. On that bright and cloudless morning when the dead in Christ shall rise
And the glory of His resurrection share
When His chosen ones shall gather to their home beyond the skies
And the roll is called up yonder, I'll be there!

3. Let us labor for the Master from the dawn till setting sun,
Let us talk of all His wondrous love and care;
Then when all of life is over, and our work on earth is done
And the roll is called up yonder, I'll be there!

Chorus:
When the roll, is called up yonder,
When the roll, is called up yonder,
When the roll, is called up yonder
When the roll is called up yonder I'll be there!  
Lyrics: James Milton Black
Music: James Milton Black

Tune: WHEN THE ROLL IS CALLED/ROLL CALL
Meter: Irregular meter

Words and Music by James M. Black, 1892 :Public Domain

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Mar 08 2012

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I’VE GOT PEACE LIKE A RIVER

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Our version of the Gospel song I've Got Peace Like A River in a Western Swing version of this song, very upbeat.
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I’VE GOT PEACE LIKE A RIVER
Words & Music: Traditional American Public Domain

I’ve got peace like a river,
I’ve got peace like a river,
I’ve got peace like a river in my soul,
I’ve got peace like a river,
I’ve got peace like a river,
I’ve got peace like a river in my soul.

I’ve got love like an ocean,
I’ve got love like an ocean,
I’ve got love like an ocean in my soul,
I’ve got love like an ocean,
I’ve got love like an ocean,
I’ve got love like an ocean in my soul.

I’ve got joy like a fountain,
I’ve got joy like a fountain,
I’ve got joy like a fountain in my soul,
I’ve got joy like a fountain,
I’ve got joy like a fountain,
I’ve got joy like a fountain in my soul.

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Oct 17 2012

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Be Thou My Vision

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Our Bluegrass Gospel Version of the Classic Celtic Hymn Be Thou My Vision 
Banjo, Acoustic Bass, Mandolin, Fiddle, Guitars, and Flute.

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1. Be Thou my vision,
O Lord of my heart;
Naught be all else to me,
save that Thou art
Thou my best thought,
by day or by night,
Waking or sleeping,
Thy presence my light.

2. Be Thou my wisdom,
and Thou my true Word;
I ever with Thee and
Thou with me, Lord;
Thou my great Father,
and I Thy true son;
Thou in me dwelling,
and I with Thee one.

3. Riches I heed not,
nor man's empty praise,
Thou mine inheritance,
now and always:
Thou and Thou only,
first in my heart,
High king of heaven,
my treasure Thou art.

4. High king of heaven,
my victory won,
May I reach heaven's joys,
O bright heaven's sun!
Heart of my own heart,
whatever befall,
Still be my vision,
O ruler of all.

Be Thou My Vision (Irish: Bí Thusa 'mo Shúile) is a traditional hymn from Ireland, which is commonly attributed to Saint Dallán Forgaill.It is popular among English-speaking churches around the world.

Saint Dallán Forgaill (ca. 530–598), was an early Christian Irish poet, best known as the writer of the early Irish poem Rop tú mo baile, the basis of the modern English hymn Be Thou My Vision.

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Apr 27 2012

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On Christ The Solid Rock I Stand

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Our  Bluegrass Gospel version of the hymn "On Christ The Solid Rock I Stand"
Banjo, Guitars, Fiddle, Mandolin, and Classic Bluegrass Acoustic Upright Bass.

Also, PDF of the Guitar Chords and Piano Music below. Click on Sheet Music
Blessings to You,

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On Christ The Solid Rock I Stand
© 2012 Shiloh Worship Music 

William B. Bradbury 1863( Music) 
Edward Mote, c.1834 Lyrics Copyright: Public Domain

1. My hope is built on nothing less 
than Jesus' blood and righteousness. 
I dare not trust the sweetest frame, 
but wholly lean on Jesus' name. 

Refrain:
On Christ the solid rock I stand, 
all other ground is sinking sand; 
all other ground is sinking sand. 

2. When Darkness veils his lovely face, 
I rest on his unchanging grace. 
In every high and stormy gale, 
my anchor holds within the veil. 
(Refrain) 

3. His oath, his covenant, his blood 
supports me in the whelming flood. 
When all around my soul gives way, 
he then is all my hope and stay. 
(Refrain) 

4. When he shall come with trumpet sound, 
O may I then in him be found! 
Dressed in his righteousness alone, 
faultless to stand before the throne! 
(Refrain) 
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Oct 20 2012

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Hold To God’s Unchanging Hand

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Fiddles, Mandolin, Banjo, Guitar, Upright Bass, Harmonica, Dobro
Bluegrass Gospel version of
Hold to God's Unchanging Hand

Psalm 89:13
Thou hast a mighty arm: strong is thy hand, and high is thy right hand.

Time is filled with swift transition,
Naught of earth unmoved can stand,
Build your hopes on things eternal,
Hold to God’s unchanging hand.

Chorus
Hold to God’s unchanging hand,
Hold to God’s unchanging hand;
Build your hopes on things eternal,
Hold to God’s unchanging hand.

Trust in Him who will not leave you,
Whatsoever years may bring,
If by earthly friends forsaken
Still more closely to Him cling.

Covet not this world’s vain riches
That so rapidly decay,
Seek to gain the heav’nly treasures,
They will never pass away.

When your journey is completed,
If to God you have been true,
Fair and bright the home in glory
Your enraptured soul will view.

F.L. Eiland J Wilson 1905 -Public Domain

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Nov 02 2013

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Amazing Grace

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Amazing Grace is the most popular song on Earth. It has been sung more times by more people in more languages, than any other song in the history of the planet. Amazing Grace is probably one of the best known hymns in the world today. The words tell of the grace of God - the gift of forgiveness and life that he gives to us freely.

A rendition of Amazing Grace by Judy Collins went to the top of the popular music charts in the U.S. in the 1970s. It was the first and only time a spiritual song has done this.

The hymn was written by John Newton, an English man who was born in 1725.(more info on Newton below) During the first 30 years of his life, Newton was certainly a miserable, unhappy, and mean person--in other words, "a wretch." As a child he was rebellious and constantly in trouble. As a young man he used profanity, drank excessively, and went through periods of violent, angry behavior. When Newton was in his early twenties, he became involved in the slave trade: living in Africa, hunting down slaves, and managing a "slave factory" (where the unfortunate captives were held for sale). Later he was the captain of a slave ship which made three voyages from Great Britain to Africa (where he loaded a cargo of slaves) and finally to America to sell them. During one voyage he cried out to God for mercy as the ship was tossed about in a storm. His ship was spared and John Newton began his walk towards Christ. He continued to be a slave trader for some years but there was a slow transformation and within the next 20 years Newton had given up this life and had become the parish priest of Olney, a village near London. Whilst here he wrote the the words to the famous hymn, Amazing Grace. (compiled from various sources on the Internet)

This NEW BLUEGRASS VERSION of this Classic HYMN was produced by Shiloh Worship Music. We pray this song blesses you and draws you into His Amazing Presence. It is a bluegrass version of the tune, with Banjo,Guitar, Acoustic Bass, Mandolin and Fiddles . Vintage footage from Appalachia accompanies this traditional Bluegrass hymn
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Words: John Newton (1715-1807)
Music: American melody from Carrell's and Clayton's Virginia Harmony (1831)

AMAZING GRACE

D G D
Amazing grace! How sweet the sound
D A
That saved a wretch like me!
D G D
I once was lost but now I'm found;
Bm D A D
Was blind, but now I see.
'Twas grace that taught my heart to fear
And grace my fears relieved.
How precious did that grace appear
The hour I first believed!
The Lord has promised good to me;
His Word my hope secures.
He will my shield and portion be
As long as life endures.
Through many dangers toils and snares
I have already come.
'Tis grace hath brought me safe thus far
And grace will lead me home.
When we've been there ten thousand years,
Bright shining as the sun,
We've no less days to sing God's praise
Than when we first begun.

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John Newton
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John Newton.
John Henry Newton (July 24, 1725 December 21, 1807) was a British sailor and Anglican clergyman. Starting his career at sea, at a young age, he became involved with the slave trade for a few years. After experiencing a religious conversion, he became a minister, hymn-writer, and later a prominent supporter of the abolition of slavery. He was the author of many hymns, including "Amazing Grace" and "Glorious Things of Thee are Spoken."
Early life
John Newton was born in Wapping, London, in 1725, the son of John Newton Sr., a shipmaster in the Mediterranean service, and Elizabeth Newton (née Seatclife), a Nonconformist Christian. His mother died of tuberculosis in July, 1732, about two weeks before his seventh birthday.[1] Two years later, he went to live in Aveley, the home of his father's new wife.[2] Newton spent two years at boarding school. At age eleven he went to sea with his father. Newton sailed six voyages before his father retired in 1742. Newton's father made plans for him to work at a sugar plantation in Jamaica. Instead, Newton signed on with a merchant ship sailing to the Mediterranean Sea.
In 1743, while on the way to visit some friends, Newton was captured and pressed into the naval service by the Royal Navy. He became a midshipman aboard HMS Harwich. At one point, Newton attempted to desert and was punished in front of the crew of 350. Stripped to the waist, tied to the grating, he received a flogging of one dozen lashes, and was reduced to the rank of a common seaman.[3][unreliable source?]
Following that disgrace and humiliation, Newton initially contemplated suicide.[3][unreliable source?] He recovered, both physically and mentally. Later, while Harwich was on route to India, he transferred to Pegasus, a slave ship bound for West Africa. The ship carried goods to Africa, and traded them for slaves to be shipped to England and other countries.
Newton proved to be a continual problem for the crew of Pegasus. They left him in West Africa with Amos Clowe, a slave dealer. Clowe took Newton to the coast, and gave him to his wife Princess Peye, an African duchess. Newton was abused and mistreated along with her other slaves. It was this period that Newton later remembered as the time he was "once an infidel and libertine, a servant of slaves in West Africa."
Early in 1748 he was rescued by a sea captain who had been asked by Newton's father to search for him. And he made it to freedom.[citation needed]
In 1750 he married his childhood sweetheart in St. Margaret's Church, Rochester[4].
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Spiritual conversion
He sailed back to England in 1748 aboard the merchant ship Greyhound, which was carrying beeswax and dyer's wood, now referred to as camwood. During this voyage, he experienced a spiritual conversion. The ship encountered a severe storm off the coast of Donegal and almost sank. Newton awoke in the middle of the night and finally called out to God as the ship filled with water. After he called out, the cargo came out and stopped up the hole, and the ship was able to drift to safety. It was this experience which he later marked as the beginnings of his conversion to evangelical Christianity. As the ship sailed home, Newton began to read the Bible and other religious literature. By the time he reached Britain, he had accepted the doctrines of evangelical Christianity. The date was March 10, 1748, an anniversary he marked for the rest of his life. From that point on, he avoided profanity, gambling, and drinking. Although he continued to work in the slave trade, he had gained a considerable amount of sympathy for the slaves. He later said that his true conversion did not happen until some time later: "I cannot consider myself to have been a believer in the full sense of the word, until a considerable time afterwards."[5]
Newton returned to Liverpool, England and, partly due to the influence of his father's friend Joseph Manesty, obtained a position as first mate aboard the slave ship Brownlow, bound for the West Indies via the coast of Guinea. During the first leg of this voyage, while in west Africa (1748–1749), Newton acknowledged the inadequacy of his spiritual life. While he was sick with a fever, he professed his full belief in Christ and asked God to take control of his destiny. He later said that this experience was his true conversion and the turning point in his spiritual life. He claimed it was the first time he felt totally at peace with God.
Still, he did not renounce the slave trade until later in his life. After his return to England in 1750, he made three further voyages as captain of the slave-trading ships Duke of Argyle (1750) and African (1752–1753 and 1753–1754). He only gave up seafaring and his active slave-trading activities in 1754, after suffering a severe stroke, but continued to invest his savings in Manesty's slaving operations."[6]
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Anglican priest
In 1755 Newton became tide surveyor (a tax collector) of the port of Liverpool, again through the influence of Manesty. In his spare time, he was able to study Greek, Hebrew, and Syriac. He became well known as an evangelical lay minister. In 1757, he applied to be ordained as a priest in the Church of England, but it was more than seven years before he was eventually accepted.
Such was his frustration during this period of rejection that he also applied to the Methodists, Independents and Presbyterians, and applications were even mailed directly to the Bishops of Chester and Lincoln and the Archbishops of Canterbury and York.
Eventually, in 1764, he was introduced by Thomas Haweis to Lord Dartmouth, who was influential in recommending Newton to the Bishop of Chester, and who suggested him for the living of Olney, Buckinghamshire. On 29 April 1764 Newton received deacon's orders, and finally became a priest on June 17.
As curate of Olney, Newton was partly sponsored by an evangelical philanthropist, the wealthy Christian merchant John Thornton, who supplemented his stipend of £60 a year with £200 a year "for hospitality and to help the poor". He soon became well known for his pastoral care, as much as for his beliefs, and his friendship with Dissenters and evangelical clergy caused him to be respected by Anglicans and Nonconformists alike. He spent sixteen years at Olney, during which time so popular was his preaching that the church had a gallery added to accommodate the large numbers who flocked to hear him.
Some five years later, in 1772, Thomas Scott, later to become a biblical commentator and co-founder of the Church Missionary Society, took up the curacy of the neighbouring parishes of Stoke Goldington and Weston Underwood. Newton was instrumental in converting Scott from a cynical 'career priest' to a true believer, a conversion Scott related in his spiritual autobiography The Force Of Truth (1779).
In 1779 Newton was invited by John Thornton to become Rector of St Mary Woolnoth, Lombard Street, London, where he officiated until his death. The church had been built by Nicholas Hawksmoor in 1727 in the fashionable Baroque style. Newton then became one of only two evangelical preachers in the capital, and he soon found himself gaining in popularity amongst the growing evangelical party. He was a strong supporter of evangelicalism in the Church of England, and remained a friend of Dissenters as well as Anglicans.
Many young churchmen and others enquiring about their faith visited him and sought his advice, including such well-known social figures as the writer and philanthropist Hannah More, and the young Member of Parliament, William Wilberforce, who had recently undergone a crisis of conscience and religious conversion as he was contemplating leaving politics. Having sought his guidance, Newton encouraged Wilberforce to stay in Parliament and "serve God where he was".[7][8]
In 1792, he was presented with the degree of Doctor of Divinity by the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University).
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Abolitionist


Newton in his later years
In 1788, 34 years after he had retired from the slave trade, Newton broke a long silence on the subject with the publication of a forceful pamphlet "Thoughts Upon the Slave Trade", in which he described the horrific conditions of the slave ships during the Middle Passage, and apologized for "a confession, which ... comes too late ... It will always be a subject of humiliating reflection to me, that I was once an active instrument in a business at which my heart now shudders." A copy of the pamphlet was sent to every MP, and sold so well that it swiftly required reprinting.[9]
Newton became an ally of his friend William Wilberforce, leader of the Parliamentary campaign to abolish the slave trade. He lived to see the passage of the Slave Trade Act 1807.
Newton has been called hypocritical by some modern writers for continuing to participate in the slave trade while holding strong Christian convictions. Newton later came to believe that during the first five of his nine years as a slave trader he had not been a Christian in the full sense of the term: "I was greatly deficient in many respects ... I cannot consider myself to have been a believer in the full sense of the word, until a considerable time later."[10] Although this "true conversion" to Christianity also had no immediate impact on his views on slavery, he eventually came to revise them.
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Writer and hymnist


The vicarage in Olney where Newton wrote the hymn that would become "Amazing Grace".
In 1767 William Cowper, the poet, moved to Olney. He worshipped in the church, and collaborated with Newton on a volume of hymns, which was eventually published as Olney Hymns in 1779. This work had a great influence on English hymnology. The volume included Newton's well-known hymns "Glorious Things of Thee are Spoken", "How Sweet the Name of Jesus Sounds!", "Let Us Love, and Sing, and Wonder", "Come, My Soul, Thy Suit Prepare", "Approach, My Soul, the Mercy-seat", and "Faith's Review and Expectation", which has come to be known by its opening phrase, "Amazing Grace".
Many of Newton's (as well as Cowper's) hymns are preserved in the Sacred Harp. He also contributed to the Cheap Repository Tracts.
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Commemoration


The gravestone of John Newton in Olney with the epitaph he penned.
■ The town of Newton, Sierra Leone is named after John Newton. To this day there is a philanthropic link between John Newton's church of Olney and Newton, Sierra Leone.
■ Newton was recognized for his hymns of longstanding influence by the Gospel Music Association in 1982 when he was inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame.

Nov 24 2016

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Nothing But The Blood

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Robert Lowry
(1826-1899)
Nothing But The Blood
1. What can wash away my sin?
Nothing but the blood of Jesus;
What can make me whole again?
Nothing but the blood of Jesus.
Chorus: Oh! Precious is the flow
That makes me white as snow;
No other fount I know,
Nothing but the blood of Jesus.
2. For my pardon, this I see,
Nothing but the blood of Jesus;
For my cleansing, this my plea,
Nothing but the blood of Jesus.
(Repeat chorus)
3. Nothing can for sin atone,
Nothing but the blood of Jesus
Naught of good that I have done,
Nothing but the blood of Jesus.
(Repeat chorus)
4. This is all my hope and peace,
Nothing but the blood of Jesus;
This is all my righteousness,
Nothing but the blood of Jesus.
(Repeat chorus)
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Dec 30 2015

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The Old Rugged Cross

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Our Bluegrass Gospel Version of the classic hymn-The Old Rugged Cross - Dobro, Guitars, Fiddle, Bass, Banjo, and Piano, written in 1913. Come and check out our YouTube channel www.youtube.com/user/ShilohWorshipGroup

On a hill far away stood an old rugged cross,
The emblem of suffering and shame;
And I love that old cross where the dearest and best
For a world of lost sinners was slain.

Refrain

So I’ll cherish the old rugged cross,
Till my trophies at last I lay down;
I will cling to the old rugged cross,
And exchange it some day for a crown.

O that old rugged cross, so despised by the world,
Has a wondrous attraction for me;
For the dear Lamb of God left His glory above
To bear it to dark Calvary.

Refrain

In that old rugged cross, stained with blood so divine,
A wondrous beauty I see,
For ’twas on that old cross Jesus suffered and died,
To pardon and sanctify me.

Refrain

To the old rugged cross I will ever be true;
Its shame and reproach gladly bear;
Then He’ll call me some day to my home far away,
Where His glory forever I’ll share.

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Nov 06 2015

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 The Wayfaring Stranger

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Bluegrass Gospel version of the hauntingly striking and memorable classic tune from the 19th century Gospel song "The Wayfaring Stranger"
(or "Poor Wayfaring Stranger" or "I Am a Poor Wayfaring Stranger")

The well-known, hauntingly striking and memorable tune "The Wayfaring Stranger"  is a American spiritual/folk song likely originating in the early 19th century about a plaintive soul on the journey through life. 

Flute, Acoustic Bass, Fiddles, Banjo, Dobro, Mandolin, Acoustic Guitar.

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Shiloh Worship Music 

 "The Wayfaring Stranger" Chords Below
I'm just a poor wayfaring stranger
I'm traveling through this world of woe
Yet there's no sickness, toil nor danger
In that bright land to which I go

I'm going there to see my mother/father
I'm going there no more to roam
I'm only going over Jordan
I'm only going over home

I know dark clouds will gather 'round me
I know my way is rough and steep
Yet golden fields lie just before me
Where God's redeemed shall ever sleep

I'm going there to see my father/mother
S/he said he'd/she'd meet me when I come
I'm only going over Jordan
I'm only going over home

I'm going there to meet my Saviour
To sing his praise forever more
I'm just a going over Jordan
I'm just a going over home 

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The Wayfaring Stranger (song)
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia:

"The Wayfaring Stranger" (aka "Poor Wayfaring Stranger" or "I Am a Poor Wayfaring Stranger"), Roud 3339, is a well-known American spiritual/folk song likely originating in the early 19th century[1] about a plaintive soul on the journey through life. It became one of Burl Ives's signature songs, included on his 1944 album The Wayfaring Stranger. Ives used it as the title of his early 1940s CBS radio show and his 1948 autobiography. He became known as "The Wayfaring Stranger."

"I Am a Poor Wayfaring Stranger"
C. D. Tillman—was a popularizer of the gospel song. Additionally, Tillman was responsible for publicizing the lyrics of "I Am a Poor Wayfaring Stranger" from Bever's Christian Songster (1858)[26] together with two additional stanzas from Taylor's Revival Hymns & Plantation Melodies (1882) and popularizing the combination with the minor key tune of various African American and Appalachian nuance. 

The combination is so hauntingly striking and memorable that the tune itself has been widely recognized as Poor Wayfairing Stranger or just Wayfaring Stranger ever since Tillman spread it beyond the Sacred Harp tradition in his Revival songbook of 1891.[27] 
It has been frequently analyzed,[28] arranged,[29] and recorded, its artists including Burl Ives,[30] Joan Baez, Tennessee Ernie Ford, Johnny Cash, Dusty Springfield, Emmylou Harris, Bill Monroe, Jack White, Annah Graefe, Selah, and Peter, Paul and Mary, 

     Am        - Dm                    Am
1. I am a p….oor wayfaring stranger,
                          D      - Dm                       Am - E
    wandering through           this world of woe,
                            Am         - Dm               Am
    and there’s no sickness,       no toil or danger
                 D             - Dm                Am
    in that bright land         to which I go.

                   F                          C                            
I’m going there to meet  my mother,
                           F                      C        - E
she said she’d meet me when I come.
             Am  - Dm          Am                      D - Dm           Am
I’m only goi.…..ng over Jordan, I’m only goi…..ng over home.

                       Am  - Dm                   Am
2. I’ll soon be free           from every trial,
                        D     - Dm                            Am  - E
    my body asleep              in the old graveyard.
                        Am   - Dm                Am
    I’ll drop the cross          of self denial,
                     D  - Dm                   Am
    and enter on          my great reward.

                   F                      C                         F                         C      - E
I’m going there to see my father, I’m going there no more to roam.
             Am  - Dm          Am                      D - Dm           Am
I’m only goi.…..ng over Jordan, I’m only goi…..ng over home.

3. = repeat verse 1
                   F                      C                                 F                       C   - E
I’m going there to see my sister, she said she’d meet me when I come.
             Am  - Dm          Am                      D - Dm           Am
I’m only goi.…..ng over Jordan, I’m only goi…..ng over home.

Sep 27 2015

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Just A Closer Walk With Thee

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Our Bluegrass Gospel version of the classic late 19th century hymn 
"Just A Closer Walk With Thee"
Dobro, Fiddle, Banjo, Upright Bass, Guitars

Blessings,
Shiloh Worship Music
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LYRICS

Just a closer walk with Thee,
Grant it, Jesus, is my plea,
Daily walking close to Thee,
Let it be, dear Lord, let it be.

I am weak, but Thou art strong,
Jesus, keep me from all wrong,
I’ll be satisfied as long
As I walk, let me walk close to Thee.

Through this world of toil and snares,
If I falter, Lord, who cares?
Who with me my burden shares?
None but Thee, dear Lord, none but Thee.

When my feeble life is o’er,
Time for me will be no more,
Guide me gently, safely o’er
To Thy kingdom's shore, to Thy shore.

Composer Unknown;Traditional Hymn:Public Domain

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Just a Closer Walk with Thee
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

"Just a Closer Walk with Thee" is a traditional gospel song that has been covered by many artists. 

History
The author of "A Closer Walk" is unknown… it dates back to southern African-American churches of the 2nd half of the 19th century, possibly even earlier. The song became better known nationally in the 1930s when African-American churches held huge musical conventions. In the 1940s, a boom of recordings in many genera recorded the number, ranging from Southern gospel to jazz and brass bands.

The first known recording was by the Selah Jubilee Singers on October 8, 1941, (Decca Records 7872) New York City; with Thurman Ruth and John Ford lead vocal; Fred Baker, lead baritone; Monroe Clark, baritone; J. B. Nelson, bass vocal; and Fred Baker on guitar.[2]

 Rosetta Tharpe also recorded the song on December 2, 1941 (Decca 8594), with Lucky Millinder and His Orchestra.[3]

The revived interest in traditional New Orleans jazz resulted in multiple recordings of the number, including a 1945 session by Bunk Johnson's Brass Band featuring numbers Johnson had played in New Orleans before he left in 1915.

In 1950, it was a million-seller for Red Foley.

In 1958, an unreleased home recording was recorded by Elvis Presley.[4] made in Waco, Texas on May 27.[5] Presley's studio version can be heard on Just A Closer Walk With Thee (2000) (Czech CD on Memory label).

[6] Tennessee Ernie Ford made the charts with it in the late 1950s. By the end of the 1970s, more than a hundred artists had recorded the song.

Mar 15 2015

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In The Sweet By and By

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Written by Sanford F. Bennett 1868

There’s a land that is fairer than day,
And by faith we can see it afar;
For the Father waits over the way
To prepare us a dwelling place there.

◦ Refrain:
In the sweet by and by,
We shall meet on that beautiful shore;
In the sweet by and by,
We shall meet on that beautiful shore.

2. We shall sing on that beautiful shore
The melodious songs of the blessed;
And our spirits shall sorrow no more,
Not a sigh for the blessing of rest.

3. To our bountiful Father above,
We will offer our tribute of praise
For the glorious gift of His love
And the blessings that hallow our days.

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Jan 01 2015

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Will The Circle Be Unbroken?

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Will the Circle Be Unbroken?
Lyrics byAda R. Habershon music by Charles H. Gabriel 1907 Public Domain

G                                                                             C                        G
There are loved ones in the glory, whose dear forms you often miss.
                                                                         A7                        D
When you close your earthly story, will you join them in their bliss?
G                                           C                          G
Will the circle be unbroken, by and by, Lord, by and by?
                                                               D        G
Is a better home awaiting, in the sky, in the sky?
G                                                                 C                          G
In the joyous days of childhood, oft they told of wondrous love,
                                                               A7                       D
Pointed to the dying Savior now the dwell with Him above.
G                                                                        C                           G
You remember songs of heaven which you sang with childish voice.
                                                                               A7                             G
Do you love the hymns they taught you, or are songs of earth your choice?
G                                                                         C                     G
You can picture happy gatherings round the fireside long ago,
                                                                          A7                      G
And you think of tearful partings, when they left you here below.

Text: Ada Ruth Habershon    Music: Charles H. Gabriel
Ada Ruth Habershon (1861-1918) was a Christian hymnist, probably best known for her 1907 hymn "Will the Circle Be Unbroken?"

Ada R. Habershon was born in Marylebone, England on Jan­u­a­ry 8, 1861.She was raised in Chelsea, London, in a Christian home. In her twenties, she was a member of the circle surrounding Charles Spurgeon. She met Dwight L. Moody and Ira D. Sankey in 1884 during their preaching tour of England. At their urging, she visited the United States, delivering a series of lectures on the Old Testament that were later published.

Habershon's first foray into hymn writing came in 1899, when she wrote several hymns in the German language. She wrote her first English language hymns in 1901, while ill. In 1905, Charles M. Alexander and R. A. Torrey toured the UK, and Alexander asked Habershon to write hymns for use during this evangelistic tour. Habershon ultimately sent Alexander over 200 hymns.

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He's the Reason for the Season-Bluegrass Version

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He's the Reason for the Season

A Little Baby Was Born in a Manger
He Didn't Have a Thing
The Prince of Peace Well He Came As A Pauper
And All Creation Sings:

Here's the Reason for the Season–I Recall
The Hope of Heaven  Found Redemption

From Adam's Fall- Jesus!
Adam Fell in the Garden of Eden
His Sin  Cost Us Everything
The Father Sent the Son
And Redemption Begun
In the Cry Of That Baby Boy

All I Want for Christmas This Year
Is to Have Your Presence, So Close, and So Near
To Me–Oh to Me!
Jesus!

And All the Angels in Heaven Were Singing
There Were Even Three Kings
They Bowed Their Knees to This Tiny Little Baby
Who Redemption Would Bring

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Nov 15 2013

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The Hallelujah Side

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Dobro, Mandolin, Fiddle, Banjo's, Guitar, Tambourine and Handclaps. Our Bluegrass Gospel Version of The Classic Gospel Song—The Hallelujah Side Lyrics:Johnson Oatman, Jr  Music: J. Howard Entwisle 1898 Public Domain

The 1st to Record “The Hallelujah Side” Was Ernest Stoneman & His Dixie Mountaineers. On September 21, 1926, They Recorded It for Victor. Since Then The Classic Gospel Song Is Been Recorded by The Tinley Quaker City Gospel Singers, Bill Gaither, The Chuck Wagon Gang and, and the Country Gentleman.

“The Hallelujah Side”
Verse One:

Once a sinner far from Jesus....I was perishing with cold....
But the blessed Savior heard me when I cried.....
Then He threw His arms around me and He led me to His fold....
And, I'm living on the hallelujah side....

The Chorus:

O glory be to Jesus...let the hallelujahs roll....
Help me ring the Savior's praises....far and wide.....
For I've opened up toward Heaven all the windows of my soul.....
And I'm living on the hallelujah side.....

Verse Two:

Though the world may sweep around me...with her dazzle and her dreams....
Yet I envy not her vanities and pride......
For my soul looks up to Heaven where the golden sunlight gleams....
And, I'm living on the hallelujah side....

Verse Three:

Not for all earth's golden millions would I leave this precious place....
Though the tempter to persuade me oft has tried....
For I'm safe in God's pavilion, happy in His love and grace....
And, I'm living on the hallelujah side....

Verse Four:

Here the sun is always shining...here the sky is always bright....
Tis no place for gloomy Christians to abide....
For my soul is filled with music and my heart with great delight....
And, I'm living on the hallelujah side....

Verse Five:

And upon the streets of glory...when we reach the other shore.....
And have safely crossed the Jordan's rolling tide...
You will find me shouting "Glory" just outside my mansion door....
Where I'm living on the hallelujah side....

The Chorus:

O glory be to Jesus...let the hallelujahs roll....
Help me ring the Savior's praises....far and wide.....
For I've opened up toward Heaven all the windows of my soul.....
And I'm living on the hallelujah side.....

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Nov 08 2013

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Hold To God’s Unchanging Hand

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Bluegrass Gospel version of
Hold to God's Unchanging Hand

Psalm 89:13
Thou hast a mighty arm: strong is thy hand, and high is thy right hand.

Time is filled with swift transition,
Naught of earth unmoved can stand,
Build your hopes on things eternal,
Hold to God’s unchanging hand.

Chorus
Hold to God’s unchanging hand,
Hold to God’s unchanging hand;
Build your hopes on things eternal,
Hold to God’s unchanging hand.

Trust in Him who will not leave you,
Whatsoever years may bring,
If by earthly friends forsaken
Still more closely to Him cling.

Covet not this world’s vain riches
That so rapidly decay,
Seek to gain the heav’nly treasures,
They will never pass away.

When your journey is completed,
If to God you have been true,
Fair and bright the home in glory
Your enraptured soul will view.

F.L. Eiland J Wilson 1905 -Public Domain

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Nov 02 2013

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I Am A Pilgrim

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I Am a Pilgrim
Traditional-Public Domain

G         D7         G   
I am a pilgrim and a stranger
          C                       G
Traveling through  this wearisome land
                               C   
I've got a home in that yonder city good Lord
         G     D7          G
And it's not   not made by hand

           D7       G         
I've got a mother a sister and brother
         C               G  
Who have been this way before
                          C 
I am determined to go and see them good Lord
     G        D7    G
Over on  that other shore

Repeat #1

          D7           G        
I'm going down to that river of Jordan
        C                 G
Just to bath my wearisome soul
                                 C 
If I could just touch the hem of His garment good Lord
       G           D7      G
Then I know  He'll take me home
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Oct 31 2013

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When We All Get To Heaven

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When We All Get To Heaven
Guitar Chords & Lyrics

A E A
Sing the wondrous love of Jesus, Sing His mercy and His grace
A D A/E E A
In the mansions bright and blessed, He’ll prepare for us a place

A
When we all get to heaven
A B7 E
What a day of rejoicing that will be
A7 D
When we all see Jesus
A/E E A
We’ll sing and shout the victory

A E A
While we walk the pilgrim pathway, Clouds will overtake the sky
A D A/E E A
But when trav’ling days are over, Not a shadow, not a sigh
A E A
Let us then be true and faithful, Trusting, serving every day
A D A/E E A
Just one glimpse of Him in glory, Will the toils of life repay
A E A
Onward to the prize before us, Soon His beauty we’ll behold
A D A/E E A
Soon the pearly gates will open, We shall tread the streets of gold

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Oct 29 2013

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Will There Be Any Stars?

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Bluegrass Gospel Version of “Will There Be Any Stars In My Crown?”

Words: Eliza E. Hewitt, 1897
Music: John R. Sweney 1897 Public Domain
G C
I am thinking today of that beautiful land
D7 G
I shall reach when the sun goeth down
C
When through wonderful grace by my Savior I stand
D7 G
Will there be any stars in my crown
Will there be any stars any stars in my crown
D7
When at evening the sun goeth down
G C
When I wake with the blest in those mansions of rest
G D7 G
Will there be any stars in my crown

C
In the strength of the Lord let me labor and pray
D7 G
Let me watch as a winner of souls
C
That bright stars may be mine in the glorious day
D7 G
When His praise like the sea billows roll

Repeat #2
C
Oh what joy will it be when His face I behold
D7 G
Living gems at His feet to lay down
C
It would sweeten my bliss in the city of gold
D7 G
Should there be any stars in my crown

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Aug 12 2013

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Come Go with Me to That Land

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Come Go with Me to That Land
(Traditional)

E E7 A E
Well, come go with me to that land, come go with me to that land
E C#m7 F#m7 – B7
Come go with me to that land, where I’m bound.
E E7 A C
Come go with me to that land, come go with me to that land,
E B7 E
To that land, to that land, where I’m bound.
Be singing and dancing....
And milk and honey....
Gonna see Jesus in that Land….

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Aug 09 2013

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Down At The Cross Where My Savior Died

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Our Bluegrass version of this Classic Gospel Hymn

Down at the cross where my Savior died,
Down where for cleansing from sin I cried,
There to my heart was the blood applied;
Glory to His Name!

Refrain
Glory to His Name, glory to His Name:
There to my heart was the blood applied;
Glory to His Name!

Oh, precious fountain that saves from sin,
I am so glad I have entered in
There Jesus saves me and keeps me clean;
Glory to His Name!

Refrain
Come to this fountain so rich and sweet,
Cast thy poor soul at the Savior’s feet;
Plunge in today, and be made complete;
Glory to His Name!
Refrain

Elisha A. Hoffman, pub.1878 Public Domain

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Jul 28 2013

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Palms Of Victory

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Our Bluegrass Gospel version of "Palms of Victory " Lyrics below with Guitar Chords The song is clearly based on the story of John Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress, a book that was widely read in the 19th Century, and that had a profound influence on the Christian world-view among all denominations.The gospel song, Palms of Victory, also called “Deliverance Will Come,” and “The Way-worn Traveler,” was written in 1836 by the Rev. John B. Matthias, a Methodist Episcopal minister in New York state in the 19th century.
D A7 D
I saw a wayward traveler in tattered garments clad
A7 D
And struggling up the mountain it seemed that he was sad
A7 D
His back was laden heavy his strength was almost gone
A7 D
It shouted as he traveled deliverance has come

D A7
Then palms of victory crowns of glory
D A7 D
Palms of victory I shall wear

D A7 D
The summer sun was shining, the sweat was on his brow
A7 D
His garments worn and dusty, his step seemed very slow A7 D
But he kept pressing onward, for he was going home A7 D
Still shouting as he journeyed, "Deliverance will come!"
D A7 D
I saw him in the evening the sun was sinking low
A7 D
It'd overcome the mountain and reached the vale below
A7 D
He saw that golden city his ever lasting home
A7 D
And shouted loud Hosanna deliverance has come
D A7 D
The songsters in the arbor, that stood beside the way
A7 D
Attracted his attention, invited his delay
A7 D
His watchword being "Onward!", he stopped his ears and ran
A7 D
Still shouting as he journeyed, "Deliverance will come!"
D A7 D
It seems I hear the angels around the throne so grand
A7 D
They're shouting glad Hosanna we reached the promise land
A7 D
When we have reached that city our race on earth we've run
A7 D
We'll all shout loud Hosanna deliverance has come
alternate verses

I saw a blood washed pilgrim, a sinner saved by grace,
Upon the King’s highway, with peaceful, shining face;
Temptations sore beset him, but nothing could afright;
He said, “The yoke is easy, the burden, it is light.”

Refrain
Then palms of victory, crowns of glory,
Palms of victory I shall wear.
His helmet was salvation, a simple faith his shield,
And righteousness his breastplate, the spirit’s sword he’d wield.
All fiery darts arrested, and quenched their blazing flight;
He cried “The yoke is easy, the burden, it is light.”
Refrain

I saw him in the furnace; he doubted not, nor feared,
And in the flames beside him, the Son of God appeared;
Though seven times ’twas heated, with all the tempter’s might,
He cried, “The yoke is easy, the burden, it is light.”
Refrain

’Mid storms, and clouds, and trials, in prison, at the stake,
He leaped for joy, rejoicing, ’twas all for Jesus’ sake;
That God should count him worthy, was such supreme delight,
He cried, “The yoke is easy, the burden, is so light.”
Refrain
I saw him overcoming, through all the swelling strife,
Until he crossed the threshold of God’s eternal life;
The crown, the throne, the scepter, the name, the stone so white,
Were his, who found, in Jesus, the yoke and burden light.
Refrain
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Are You Washed In The Blood?

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Elisha A. Hoffman, pub.1878
Copyright: Public Domain

1. Have you been to Jesus for the cleansing pow’r?
Are you washed in the blood of the Lamb?
Are you fully trusting in His grace this hour?
Are you washed in the blood of the Lamb?

◦ Refrain:
Are you washed in the blood,
In the soul-cleansing blood of the Lamb?
Are your garments spotless? Are they white as snow?
Are you washed in the blood of the Lamb?

5. Are you walking daily by the Savior’s side? 
Are you washed in the blood of the Lamb?
Do you rest each moment in the Crucified?
Are you washed in the blood of the Lamb?

6. When the Bridegroom cometh will your robes be white?
Are you washed in the blood of the Lamb?
Will your soul be ready for the mansions bright,
And be washed in the blood of the Lamb?

7. Lay aside the garments that are stained with sin,
And be washed in the blood of the Lamb;
There’s a fountain flowing for the soul unclean,
Oh, be washed in the blood of the Lamb!

Written by Elisha A. Hoffman, pub.1878 Copyright: Public Domain ©2011 Shiloh Worship Music COPY FREELY;This Music Recording is copyrighted to prevent misuse, however,permission is granted solely for non-commercial copying. www.shilohworshipmusic.com

Dec 29 2012

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Shall We Gather At The River?

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“A pure river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding out of the throne of God and of the Lamb.” Revelation 22:1-2

Words & Music: Robert Lowry, 1864; first published in Happy Voices, 1865:

One after­noon in July, 1864, when I was pastor at Han­son Place Baptist Church, Brooklyn, the weather was oppressively hot, and I was lying on a lounge in a state of physical exhaustion…My imagination began to take itself wings. Visions of the future passed before me with startling vivid­ness. The imagery of the apocalypse took the form of a tableau. Brightest of all were the throne, the heavenly river, and the gathering of the saints…I began to wonder why the hymn writers had said so much about the “river of death” and so little about the “pure water of life, clear as crystal, pro­ceed­ing out of the throne of God and the Lamb.” As I mused, the words be­gan to con­struct them­selves. They came first as a quest­on of Christian inquiry, “Shall we gather?” Then they broke in chorus, “Yes, we’ll gather.” On this question and answer the hymn developed itself. The music came with the hymn.
Robert Lowry
Shall we gather at the river,
where bright angel feet have trod,
with its crystal tide forever
flowing by the throne of God?
Refrain:
Yes, we'll gather at the river,
the beautiful, the beautiful river;
gather with the saints at the river
that flows by the throne of God.

2. On the margin of the river,
washing up its silver spray,
we will walk and worship ever,
all the happy golden day.
(Refrain)

3. Ere we reach the shining river,
lay we every burden down;
grace our spirits will deliver,
and provide a robe and crown.
(Refrain)

4. Soon we'll reach the shining river,
soon our pilgrimage will cease;
soon our happy hearts will quiver
with the melody of peace.

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Dec 28 2012

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Power In The Blood

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1. Would you be free from the burden of sin?
There’s pow’r in the blood, pow’r in the blood;
Would you o’er evil a victory win?
There’s wonderful pow’r in the blood.

◦ Refrain:
There is pow’r, pow’r, wonder-working pow’r
In the blood of the Lamb;
There is pow’r, pow’r, wonder-working pow’r
In the precious blood of the Lamb.

2. Would you be free from your passion and pride?
There’s pow’r in the blood, pow’r in the blood;
Come for a cleansing to Calvary’s tide;
There’s wonderful pow’r in the blood.

3. Would you be whiter, much whiter than snow?
There’s pow’r in the blood, pow’r in the blood;
Sin-stains are lost in its life-giving flow;
There’s wonderful pow’r in the blood.

4. Would you do service for Jesus your King?
There’s pow’r in the blood, pow’r in the blood;
Would you live daily His praises to sing?
There’s wonderful pow’r in the blood.

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Dec 24 2012

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What a Friend We Have in Jesus

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Text: Joseph M. Scriven, 1820-1886 
Music: Charles C. Converse, 1832-1918 
Shiloh Bluegrass Gospel
1. What a friend we have in Jesus,
all our sins and griefs to bear!
What a privilege to carry
everything to God in prayer!
O what peace we often forfeit,
O what needless pain we bear,
all because we do not carry
everything to God in prayer.

2. Have we trials and temptations?
Is there trouble anywhere?
We should never be discouraged;
take it to the Lord in prayer.
Can we find a friend so faithful
who will all our sorrows share?
Jesus knows our every weakness;
take it to the Lord in prayer.

3. Are we weak and heavy laden,
cumbered with a load of care?
Precious Savior, still our refuge;
take it to the Lord in prayer.
Do thy friends despise, forsake thee?
Take it to the Lord in prayer!
In his arms he'll take and shield thee;

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