Category: Touching Lives

Category: Touching Lives

Week 43 | October 21 – 27, 2018
October 21, 2018 Touching Lives Touching Lives

The music of this week, Leaning on the Everlasting Arms by Elisha A. Hoffman (Music by: Anthony J. Showalter), is a hymn of assurance and it is published in 516 hymnals. The writer of this hymn was inspired from the verse of the Scripture which reads: “The eternal God is thy refuge, and underneath are the everlasting arms”

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Week 42 | October 14 – 20, 2018
October 14, 2018 Touching Lives Touching Lives

The music of this week, Jesus, Lover of my Soul by Charles Wesley (Music by: Joseph Parry), is a hymn that dwells on Christ’s sufficiency in times of temptation and it is published in 2,746 hymnals. This hymn assured us of having Christ as our only refuge and as the fountain of life. This hymn may

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Week 41 | October 7 – 13, 2018
October 7, 2018 Touching Lives Touching Lives

The music of this week, I Need Thee Every Hour by Annie S. Hawks (Music by: Robert Lowry), is a hymn that establishes our total dependence on God to meet our need for His peace, our need to overcome temptations, our need for living a meaningful life, our desire for the fulfilment of His promises, and

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Week 40 | September 30 – October 6, 2018
September 30, 2018 Touching Lives Touching Lives

The music of this week, All Hail The Power of Jesus’ Name by Edward Perronet (Music by: Oliver Holden), is a hymn of praise declaration and it is published in 2,919 hymnals. This hymn describes the glory of God and reminds us of the power in the name of Jesus as written in the book of Philippians

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Week 39 | September 23 – 29, 2018
September 23, 2018 Touching Lives Touching Lives

The music of this week, Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah by William Williams (Music by: John Hughes), is a hymn of pilgrimage and it is published in 1,609 hymnals. The fear of the unknown and the uncertainty of future brings about some discomfort in our lives. This hymn assures us of the fact that our

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Week 38 | September 16 – 22, 2018
September 16, 2018 Touching Lives Touching Lives

The music of this week, Crown Him with Many Crowns by Matthew Bridges (Music by: George J. Elvey), is an opening hymn of praise or processional hymn and it is published in 686 hymnals. This hymn established the fact that Christ is to be crowned with many crowns because Christ is many things, and everything; Lord

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Week 37 | September 9 – 15, 2018
September 9, 2018 Touching Lives Touching Lives

The music of this week, Breathe on me, Breath of God by Edwin Hatch (Music by: Robert Jackson), is a prayer song and it is published in 277 hymnals. This hymn is uniquely powerful as it can be used to invite God’s Spirit into a prepared heart. The lyrics of this hymn seemingly indicate a deep desire

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Week 36 | September 2 – 8, 2018
September 2, 2018 Touching Lives Touching Lives

The music of this week, What a friend we have in Jesus by Joseph Medlicott Scriven (Music by Charles C. Converse), is a hymn of prayer and it is published in 1,468 hymnals. This hymn acknowledges the fact that we go through some pain in life, and thereafter gives us assurance of the real comfort we

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Week 35 | August 26 – September 1, 2018
August 26, 2018 Touching Lives Touching Lives

The music of this week, Take my Life and let it Be by Frances R. Havergal (Music by Music by: Louis J.F. Herold; and Arrangement by George Kingsley), is a hymn of self-consecration to Christ and it is published in 1043 hymnals. Each verse of this hymn places emphasis on dedicating our whole selves to God, or our

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Week 34 | August 19 – 25, 2018
August 19, 2018 Touching Lives Touching Lives

The music of this week, Sweet Hour of Prayer by William Walford (Music by William B. Bradbury), is a hymn of prayer and it is published in 1143 hymnals. This hymn reveals the overflowing joy for believers, be it individual or corporate, who spend time with God in ceaseless prayer. The hymn may be used as congregational hymn or

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