Joy To The World

This week's hymn is the Christmas carol, "Joy to the World." The lyrics were written by Isaac Watts in 1719. Watts was born in  Southampton, Hampshire, England, in 1674. Besides…

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I Wonder As I Wander

This week continues our focus on the birth of Christ with the hymn, “I Wonder As I Wander”, composed by John Jacob Niles in 1933. The hymn is based on…

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Good Christian Men, Rejoice

The Christmas season is finally here! This week's hymn, "Good Christian Men, Rejoice", speaks of the good news of the birth of Christ.  Not much is known about this hymn.…

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Fairest Lord Jesus

Today's hymn may not be one of the more traditional Thanksgiving hymns, but the lyrics for "Fairest Lord Jesus" remind us we have much to be thankful for. The author…

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Count Your Blessings

The season of thanksgiving is upon us, and in celebration I'm presenting the hymn, “Count Your Blessings.” Johnson Oatman penned the lyrics in 1897. Oatman was born near Medford, NJ…

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