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Hymns of the Faith Brought to Life

Music....God created it and speaks to us through it. We sense His presence when our hearts are lifted in worship. Music, whether recent or from times past, moves us in ways we cannot explain.

The Old Rugged Cross, How Great Thou Art, Great is Thy Faithfulness, Be Thou My Vision. Just the titles of these classic hymns bring back fond memories to many followers of Christ. The richness, depth, and meaning in the lyrics and music of the great hymns of the faith still moves our soul. That is why Grace Ministries has partnered with Dr. Robert Morgan, best-selling author of the "Then Sings My Soul" book series. Over 1,000,000 copies of this series have been sold world-wide. Dr. Morgan dons his story-telling hat and shares the background and history behind 54 great hymns of the past. Watch as these beloved hymns come to life in Worship 101.

INTRODUCTION

From Emmy-Award winning producer, Greg Vaughn, and best-selling author, Dr. Robert Morgan comes WORSHIP 101 - THEN SINGS MY SOUL Hymn Series. These mini-movies will encourage and inspire all who hear them. The beauty and depth of the great hymns of the faith is sometimes forgotten. Worship 101 will rekindle the flame that has lifted the hearts of millions over the decades. Listen and watch as Dr. Morgan weaves each story. Hear how faithful men and women of our Christian heritage were touched by God to pen these treasured hymns.

Pastors, worship leaders, musicians, and worshippers of all denominations will be thrilled as these stories are brought to life. Perfect for sermon illustrations, congregational worship, Christian schools, personal devotions, small groups, or any special event. Can be purchased in High Definition Download, but to all Grace Digital Library Subscribers, it is available for FREE in the Leader Portal. Each movie is approximately 5 minutes and includes a musical arrangement with lyrics at the end.

A link to Sheet Music is provided for each hymn.

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It is Well with My Soul - Horatio G. Spafford

Many are familiar with at least part of the tragic story behind this beloved hymn. The words have been a comfort and inspiration to millions over the years. Dr. Morgan shares the full story of how God can take even the deepest sorrow and create something beautiful. Purchase HERE or Grace Library Members can download FREE in the Leader Portal.

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Blessed Assurance - Fanny Crosby

Although she was blinded at a young age, and fatherless, Fanny Crosby became one of the most prolific hymn writers of all time. Her passion for Jesus and personal humility came through in all her lyrics. She was revered by other believers but never sought attention for herself. Her story, and the deep meaning of this beautiful hymn should always be remembered. Purchase HERE or Grace Library members can download FREE in the Leader Portal.

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How Great Thou Art - Carl Boberg

Learn the story of how God preserved this treasured hymn through 72 years and four languages. It is named by many to be the #2 hymn of all time. It's words have inspired millions in the worship of our Creator God. Almost forgotten for 70 years, it was revitalized in the 1957 Billy Graham Crusade in New York where it was sung 93 times! Purchase HERE or Grace Library members can download FREE in the leader Portal.

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Amazing Grace - John Newton

The influence of a godly mother can never be dismissed. Learn how a drunken deserter came to be a mighty man of God. God answered the prayers of his devoted mother,and with the encouragement of a God-fearing wife, the rebellious John Newton became one of the most gifted hymn-writers of all time. Purchase HERE or Grace Library members can download FREE in the Leader Portal.

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I Will Sing of My Redeemer - Philip Bliss

Philip Bliss was 10 years old when he first heard a piano. The music so captured his heart that it became his passion to sing and play for God's glory. His hymns became popular in churches all across the country. His last hymn was found after his tragic death at just 38 years old. Purchase HERE or Grace Library Members can download FREE in the Leader Portal.

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Be Thou My Vision - Unknown

Did you know that only one Christian missionary has ever been honored with a global holiday? The fruits of this famous ambassador inspired believers for many centuries after his passing. Almost 400 years from the time of his ministry an unknown poet penned the words that were the basis of this much-loved hymn. Purchase HERE or Grace Library members can download FREE in the Leader Portal.

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The Doxology - Thomas Ken

Thomas Ken is often referred to the "England's first hymnist. Before he began writing at the Winchester College for young men, only the Psalms were sung in worship services. Thomas had a faith that did not waver even when he was imprisoned for his Protestant beliefs. The simple lyrics of this tune are the most widely sung words of any hymn ever written. Purchase HERE or Grace Library members can download FREE in the Leader Portal.

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He Lives! - Alfred Henry Ackley

Alfred Ackley was little known in the world of hymn-writing until his righteous anger at a heretical radio preacher spurred him to compose one of the most loved hymns of the Easter season. His love of Jesus Christ and the truth of the miraculous Resurrection compelled Alfred to proclaim loudly and proudly, "HE LIVES!". Purchase HERE or Grace Library members can download FREE in the Leader Portal.

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There Shall Be Showers of Blessings

Even the horrors of war cannot quench the Spirit of God from moving in men's hearts. This story takes us for the Civil War to Vietnam. Major Daniel Whittle suffered great loss at the Battle of Vicksburg but also found a Great Savior. Listen to how his life impacted so many others years later. Purchase HERE or Grace Library members can download FREE in the Leader Portal.

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The Star-Spangled Banner - Francis Scott Key

Francis Scott Key was an attorney, soldier, poet and top-notch negotiator. But more than any of these worthy positions, he was a devout follower of Christ and a powerful witness. Although he is most well-known for being the author of national anthem of the USA, his desire was to give glory to the Creator that has preserved and protected this great nation. Purchase HERE or Grace Library members can download FREE in the Leader Portal.

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Holy, Holy, Holy - Reginald Heber

A tragic death, an old traveling trunk, and a determined wife brought this great Trinitarian hymn to light. Reginald Heber felt compassion for the people of India. Poverty and hopelessness had a grip on the people and God called him to go. It cost him his life but he left behind a legacy of praise and worship that we treasure still today. Purchase HERE or Grace Library members can download FREE in the Leader Portal.

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There is a Fountain - William Cowper

William Cowper is proof that a Christian can be used by God even when plagued by doubts and anxiety. When very young, he lost his mother and often struggled with depression. God worked through him as he teamed with William Wilberforce and John Newton to abolish slavery in Britain. He was also a gifted poet and songwriter. His hymn, There is a Fountain Filled with Blood, reminds us of the great sacrifice paid by our Savior, and the forgiveness He offers. Purchase HERE or Grace Library members can download FREE in the Leader Portal.

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When I Survey the Wondrous Cross - Isaac Watts

Isaac Watts, often recognized as the "Father of English Hymnody", was a gifted song-writer. Many of his most well-known hymns were penned before he reached the age of 30. When I Survey the Wondrous Cross was released in his first book of hymns in 1707 and has endured for over 300 years as one of favorites of the Christian faith. Grace Library members can download FREE in the Leader Portal.

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Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus - Helen H. Lemmel

Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus. Would it be strange if you were told that this beautiful hymn was written by someone blind? Well, it's true. Helen H. Lemmel, totally blind, wrote nearly 500 hymns. God blessed her with 97 years and she kept busy using her gift to bless others. Although blind and in poverty she would always say, "I'm doing well in all the things that count". Grace Library members can download FREE in the Leader Portal.

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Silent Night - Joseph Mohr

There is probably not a single Chrisitan from the beginning of the 20th century until now that has not sung this beloved Christmas hymn. It's popularity has not diminished over the many decades. Translated into languages all over the world it is easily the most well-known Christmas tune. Listen to this story of an inspried priest, a hurried organist, and a snowy night at the Church of St. Nicholas. Grace Library members can download FREE in the Leader Portal.

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Jesus Loves Me - Anna Warner

The name Anna Warner is little known. She, and her sister Susan, often wrote poems and short stories to help support the family finances. Their book "Say & Seal" became widely popular and was second only to "Uncle Tom's Cabin"in sales when it was released. In it's pages is a touching story of a dying young boy and the words of a poem written to comfort him. Those words have become one of most treasured children's hymns of all time. Grace Library members can download FREE in the Leader Portal.

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