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Count Your Blessings -Johnson Oatman, Jr.

 This gospel hymn has been a favorite in Sunday schools and evangelistic services for many years. The words were written by Johnson Oatman, Jr., born in New Jersey in 1856....

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Count Your Blessings -Johnson Oatman, Jr.

 This gospel hymn has been a favorite in Sunday schools and evangelistic services for many years. The words were written by Johnson Oatman, Jr., born in New Jersey in 1856....

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Silent Night! Holy Night! -Josef Mohr

Silent Night! Holy Night! -Josef Mohr

    The story of this beloved Christmas carol has been told many times. Just before Christmas in 1818, in the small village of Oberndorf, Austria, it was discovered the...

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Silent Night! Holy Night! -Josef Mohr

    The story of this beloved Christmas carol has been told many times. Just before Christmas in 1818, in the small village of Oberndorf, Austria, it was discovered the...

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I Am His, and He Is Mine - George W. Robinson

I Am His, and He Is Mine - George W. Robinson

This hymn of assurance and testimony was written by George W. Robinson and first published in 1876, one year before his death at the young age of 39. He was...

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I Am His, and He Is Mine - George W. Robinson

This hymn of assurance and testimony was written by George W. Robinson and first published in 1876, one year before his death at the young age of 39. He was...

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Sing Praise to God Who Reigns Above - Johann J. Schütz

Sing Praise to God Who Reigns Above - Johann J....

Sing Praise to God Who Reigns Above - Johann J. Schütz    The Reformation that had taken place throughout much of Europe had lost much of its zeal towards the...

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Sing Praise to God Who Reigns Above - Johann J....

Sing Praise to God Who Reigns Above - Johann J. Schütz    The Reformation that had taken place throughout much of Europe had lost much of its zeal towards the...

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A Shelter in the Time of Storm - Vernon J. Charlesworth

A Shelter in the Time of Storm - Vernon J. Char...

The author of this hymn was Vernon J. Charlesworth, an English pastor who lived from 1839 to 1915. He made several significant contributions to Christian history, one of which was...

A Shelter in the Time of Storm - Vernon J. Char...

The author of this hymn was Vernon J. Charlesworth, an English pastor who lived from 1839 to 1915. He made several significant contributions to Christian history, one of which was...

Living for Jesus -Carl Harold Lowden

Living for Jesus -Carl Harold Lowden

  Carl Harold Lowden was born in 1883, began writing songs when he was twelve, and sold them to the Hall-Mack Co. When he was just a teenager, he conducted...

Living for Jesus -Carl Harold Lowden

  Carl Harold Lowden was born in 1883, began writing songs when he was twelve, and sold them to the Hall-Mack Co. When he was just a teenager, he conducted...