JOANIE69's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=JOANIE69 JOANIE69's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community SparkPeople.com http://assets2.sparkpeople.com/assets/nav/logo_spark.gif http://www.sparkpeople.com/ Handel's Messiah - Hallelujah Chorus- a Hymn for EASTER SUNDAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6128439 Handel's Messiah - Hallelujah Chorus <BR> LYRICS SOURCE: http://www.lyricstime.com/h-ndell-halleluj<BR>ah-chorus-lyrics.html <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/6/8/l684654276.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Handel's Messiah - Hallelujah Chorus <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/7/l178299228.jpg"> <BR> <BR> |: Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Hallelujah! <BR> Hallelujah! Hallelujah! :| <BR> <BR> |: For the Lord God Omnipotent reigneth. <BR> Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Hallel... Sun, 27 Mar 2016 06:21:51 EST HOLY SATURDAY - "THE RAGMAN" (+ HYMN, Whiter than Snow) http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6127814 HOLY SATURDAY - THE RAGMAN + HYMN, Whiter than Snow <BR> <BR> IMAGES, etc., @ <BR> <link>http://gracespace.org.uk/the-ragman-<BR>by-walter-wangerin/ </link> <BR> https://youtu.be/lh8d15JmLCQ <BR> <BR> <BR> ''The Ragman'' is a moving parable about Jesus encountered in a most unexpected place-as a rag seller on the streets of a modern city. This parable has been a great encouragement to me and I hope it serves to be the same for you! <BR> RAGMAN by Walter Wangerin, Jr. (by gminewsblog) ... Sat, 26 Mar 2016 06:23:46 EST O LORD JESUS, LAMB OF GOD - an ancient hymn for Good Friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6127180 O LORD JESUS, LAMB OF GOD <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/2/0/l2035160452.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Christ Before Pilate, by Jacopo Robusti Tintoretto (1518-1594) <BR> <BR> O LORD JESUS, LAMB OF GOD - 1996 Robert Cullinan <BR> The copyright holder grants permission to reproduce these <BR> lyrics, as long as this notice remains with each copy. <BR> <link>http://www.hymntime.com/tch/htm/o/l/<BR>j/oljlambg.htm </link> <BR> ========== <BR> <BR> O LORD JESUS, LAMB OF GOD <BR>... Fri, 25 Mar 2016 07:25:43 EST When I See The Blood: HOLY WEEK HYMN for MAUNDY THURSDAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6126458 HOLY WEEK HYMN for MAUNDY THURSDAY <BR> <BR> When I See The Blood John G. Foote <BR> SOURCE: <link>http://library.timelesstruths.org/mu<BR>sic/When_I_See_the_Blood/ </link> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/2/0/l2098016129.jpg"> <BR> <BR> When I See The Blood <BR> <BR> Christ our Redeemer died on the cross, <BR> Died for the sinner, paid all his due; <BR> All who receive Him need never fear, <BR> Yes, He will pass, will pass over you. <BR> <BR> Refrain: <BR>... Thu, 24 Mar 2016 06:42:18 EST Lead Me to Calvary - HOLY WEEK HYMN for WEDNESDAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6125652 Lead Me to Calvary - HOLY WEEK HYMN for WEDNESDAY <BR> <BR> 'Lest I Forget Gethsemane' (or 'Lead Me to Calvary') Jennie E. Hussey, 1921 <BR> SOURCE: <link>http://library.timelesstruths.org/mu<BR>sic/Lead_Me_to_Calvary/ </link> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/6/l1697358100.jpg"> <BR> <BR> 'Lead Me to Calvary' <BR> <BR> King of my life, I crown Thee now, <BR> Thine shall the glory be; <BR> Lest I forget Thy thorn-crowned brow, <BR> Lead me to Calvary. <BR> <B... Wed, 23 Mar 2016 05:50:35 EST Were You There? - Holy Week Tuesday's Hymn http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6124886 Were You There - Author: Negro Spiritual <BR> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/7/9/l795830463.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> "WERE YOU THERE WHEN THEY CRUCIFIED MY LORD?" <BR> <BR> Were you there when they crucified my Lord? <BR> Were you there when they crucified my Lord? <BR> Oh, sometimes it causes me to tremble, tremble, tremble. <BR> Were you there when they crucified my Lord? <BR> <BR> Were you there when they nailed him to the tree? <BR> Were you the... Tue, 22 Mar 2016 05:13:02 EST I Will Glory In The Cross HOLY WEEK -MONDAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6124085 I Will Glory In The Cross Written by Dottie Rambo <BR> SOURCE: http://www.allgospellyrics.com/?sec=listin<BR>g&lyricid=7771 <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/2/4/l245997912.jpg"> <BR> <BR> I WILL GLORY IN THE CROSS <BR> <BR> I boast not of works or tell of good deeds <BR> For naught have I done to merit His grace <BR> All glory and praise shall rest upon Him <BR> So willing to die in my place <BR> <BR> Chorus: <BR> I will glory in the cross <BR> In the cross <BR> ... Mon, 21 Mar 2016 06:40:37 EST Palm Sunday Hymn- Give Thanks http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6123326 GIVE THANKS <BR> Author: Henry Smith .Copyright 1970 by Integrity's Hosanna! Music <BR> LYRICS' SOURCE:http://www.breadsite.org/lyrics/140<BR>.htm <BR> OTHER INFO: http://www.hymnary.org/text/give_thanks_wi<BR>th_a_grateful_heart <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/8/l1840816397.jpg"> <BR> <BR> GIVE THANKS <BR> WITH A GRATEFUL HEART <BR> GIVE THANKS <BR> TO THE HOLY ONE <BR> GIVE THANKS <BR> FOR HE'S GIVEN <BR> JESUS CHRIST, HIS SON <BR> (X2) <BR> <BR> AND NO... Sun, 20 Mar 2016 05:25:07 EST IF THAT ISN'T LOVE - Hymn #39 for Lent http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6122675 IF THAT ISN'T LOVE - Hymn #39 for Lent <BR> <BR> by: Dottie Rambo (March 2, 1934 – May 11, 2008) Source: wikipedia <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/0/l1021124916.jpg"> <BR> <BR> IF THAT ISN'T LOVE <BR> <BR> He left the splendor of heaven <BR> Knowing His destiny <BR> Was the lonely hill of Golgotha <BR> There to lay down His life for me <BR> <BR> And if that isn't love <BR> Then the ocean is dry <BR> There's no stars in the sky <BR> And the little sparrow... Sat, 19 Mar 2016 05:53:32 EST THE WAY OF THE CROSS - Lenten Hymn # 38 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6121982 <BR> THE WAY OF THE CROSS LEADS HOME <BR> Words: Jessie B. Pounds, 1906 Music: Charles H. Gabriel <BR> SOURCE: <link>http://cyberhymnal.org/htm/w/a/waycr<BR>oss.htm </link> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/5/8/l588769480.jpg"> <BR> <BR> THE WAY OF THE CROSS LEADS HOME <BR> <BR> I must needs go home by the way of the cross, <BR> There's no other way but this; <BR> I shall ne'er get sight of the gates of light, <BR> If the way of the cross I miss. <BR> <BR> Refrain... Fri, 18 Mar 2016 06:36:49 EST Hymn for Lent # 37 - He Looked Beyond My Fault http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6121173 He Looked Beyond My Fault <BR> Written by- Dottie Rambo (March 2, 1934-May 11, 2008) <BR> SOURCE: <link>http://www.lyricstime.com/dottie-ram<BR>bo-he-looked-beyond-my-faults-lyrics.html </link> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/2/5/l258119512.jpg"> <BR> <BR> He Looked Beyond My Fault <BR> <BR> Amazing Grace...Will always be my song of praise. <BR> For it was grace, that brought me liberty, <BR> I do not know, just why He came to love me so. <BR> He looked beyond my... Thu, 17 Mar 2016 05:55:42 EST Hymn # 36 for Lent - GRACE GREATER THAN OUR SIN http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6120369 Hymn # 36 for Lent - GRACE GREATER THAN OUR SIN <BR> Words: Julia H. Johnston, 1911 Music: Daniel B. Towner, 1910 <BR> SOURCE: <link>http://cyberhymnal.org/htm/g/g/ggrea<BR>ter.htm </link> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/3/0/l309427925.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <BR> GRACE GREATER THAN OUR SIN <BR> <BR> Marvelous grace of our loving Lord, <BR> Grace that exceeds our sin and our guilt! <BR> Yonder on Calvary's mount outpoured, <BR> There where the blood of the Lamb ... Wed, 16 Mar 2016 05:37:53 EST IN CHRIST ALONE - Lovely Hymn for Lent #35 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6119606 IN CHRIST ALONE by NATALIE GRANT <BR> SOURCE: http://www.azlyrics.com/lyrics/nataliegran<BR>t/inchristalone.html <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/7/l1773019409.jpg"> <BR> <BR> IN CHRIST ALONE <BR> <BR> In Christ alone my hope is found, <BR> He is my light, my strength, my song; <BR> this Cornerstone, this solid Ground, <BR> firm through the fiercest drought and storm. <BR> <BR> What heights of love, what depths of peace, <BR> when fears are stilled, when striving... Tue, 15 Mar 2016 06:32:02 EST HERE OH MY LORD I SEE THEE FACE TO FACE- HYMN #34 for Lent http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6118760 Here, O My Lord, I See Thee Face To Face Author: Horatius Bonar <BR> Lyrics' Source: <link>http://www.hymnary.org/text/here_o_m<BR>y_lord_i_see_thee_face_to_face </link> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/4/9/l499491149.jpg"> <BR> <BR> HERE OH MY LORD I SEE THEE FACE TO FACE <BR> (Uses same tune as "Abide With Me") <BR> <BR> <BR> 1 Here, O my Lord, I see Thee face to face; <BR> Here would I touch and handle things unseen; <BR> Here grasp with firmer hand etern... Mon, 14 Mar 2016 07:11:17 EST Lenten Hymn # 33 OH, WHAT A SAVIOUR http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6117939 "O What a Savior" is a hymn penned by the Free Will Baptist hymnist Marvin P. Dalton in 1948. Source: <link>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/O_What_<BR>a_Savior </link> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/8/l1802806543.jpg"> <BR> <BR> OH WHAT A SAVIOUR <BR> <BR> Once I was straying in sin's dark valley <BR> No hope within could I see <BR> They searched through Heaven <BR> And found a Savior <BR> To save a poor lost soul like me. <BR> <BR> CHORUS <BR> <img src="http://ph... Sun, 13 Mar 2016 06:59:27 EST Hymns for Lent #32 - I WILL SING OF MY REDEEMER http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6117253 <em>339</em> I WILL SING OF MY REDEEMER <BR> Words: Philip P. Bliss, 1876. Music: James McGranahan, 1877 <BR> Words: Philip P. Bliss, 1876. This is perhaps the last hymn Bliss wrote before he died in a train wreck. He survived the initial crash, but was killed trying (unsuccessfully) to rescue his wife. The lyrics were found in his belongings after the accident. SOURCE: <link>http://cyberhymnal.org/htm/m/y/myrde<BR>emr.htm </link> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/... Sat, 12 Mar 2016 06:28:24 EST GOD LEADS US ALONG - Lenten Hymn # 31 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6116589 <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/2/1/l2133600256.jpg"> <BR> <BR> "God Leads Us Along" by George A. Young 1903 <BR> Lyrics Source: <link>http://library.timelesstruths.org/mu<BR>sic/God_Leads_Us_Along/ </link> <BR> <BR> THEY WERE LEAD BY A CLOUD BY DAY.... <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/9/l199783131.jpg"> <BR> <BR> In shady, green pastures, <BR> so rich and so sweet, <BR> God leads His dear children along; <BR> Where the water's cool flow <BR> bathe... Fri, 11 Mar 2016 06:47:00 EST Hymns for Lent # 30 HE Touched Me http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6115793 He Touched Me By: William J. Gaither (1963) <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/2/3/l238747353.jpg"> <BR> <BR> He Touched Me <BR> <BR> Shackled by a heavy burden, <BR> -Neath a load of guilt and shame. <BR> Then the hand of Jesus touched me, <BR> And now I am no longer the same. <BR> <BR> Refrain: <BR> He touched me, Oh He touched me, <BR> And oh the joy that floods my soul! <BR> Something happened and now I know, <BR> He touched me and made me whole. <BR>... Thu, 10 Mar 2016 07:16:08 EST OH HOW I LOVE JESUS - Lenten Hymns #29 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6114859 There is a Name I Love to Hear or OH HOW I LOVE JESUS <BR> Frederick Whitfield, 1855 <BR> LYRICS' source: <BR> <link>http://library.timelesstruths.org/mu<BR>sic/Oh_How_I_Love_Jesus/ </link> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/7/9/l794437695.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <BR> OH HOW I LOVE JESUS (There is a NAME I Love to Hear) <BR> <BR> There is a Name I love to hear, <BR> I love to sing its worth; <BR> It sounds like music in my ear, <BR> The sweetest Name on earth. <BR> <BR> Refra... Wed, 9 Mar 2016 05:05:01 EST Lenten Hymns # 28 Oh the Blood of Jesus http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6113995 Oh, the blood of Jesus! Author: Anonymous <BR> Lyrics from "http://www.elyrics.net" <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/6fe3a5b9-8ea8-49cc-825b-947faee0288f.jpg"> <BR> <BR> OH THE BLOOD OF JESUS <BR> <BR> Oh, the blood of Jesus! <BR> Oh, the blood of Jesus! <BR> Oh, the blood of Jesus! <BR> It washes white as snow. <BR> <BR> What can wash away my sins? <BR> Nothing but the blood of Jesus. <BR> What can make me whole again? <BR> Nothing but the blood of Jesus. <... Tue, 8 Mar 2016 05:53:39 EST Hymn for Lent #27 Where Could I Go but To The Lord http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6113154 Where Could I Go but to the Lord? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/7/9/l79176032.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <BR> "Where Could I Go But To The Lord" by J.B Coats 1940 <BR> <BR> <BR> Living below in this old sinful world <BR> Hardly a comfort can afford <BR> Striving alone to face temptation so <BR> Where could I go but to the Lord <BR> <BR> Where could I go oh where could I go <BR> Seeking the refuge for my soul <BR> Needing a friend to save me in the end <BR> Where c... Mon, 7 Mar 2016 06:25:09 EST Lenten Hymn #26-THE BLOOD THAT JESUS SHED FOR ME http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6112333 THE BLOOD THAT JESUS SHED FOR ME <BR> or <BR> THE BLOOD WILL NEVER LOSE ITS POWER <BR> <BR> LYRICS source: <link>http://www.hymnlyrics.org/requests/t<BR>he_blood_will_never_lose_its_power.php </link> <BR> <BR> The Blood Will Never Lose Its Power <BR> <BR> VERSE 1 <BR> The blood that Jesus shed for me, <BR> Way back on Calvary; <BR> It's that blood that gives me strength from day to day, <BR> It will never lose its power. <BR> <BR> CHORUS <BR> It reaches to the highest mountain. <BR> ... Sun, 6 Mar 2016 02:50:00 EST Hymns for Lent #25-Just As I Am http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6111617 Just As I Am - Lyrics from website: "namethathymn.com" <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/7/3/l733397954.jpg"> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/7/5/l759163072.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Just As I Am - written by Charlotte Elliott in 1835 <BR> <BR> Just as I am, without one plea, <BR> But that Thy blood was shed for me, <BR> And that Thou bid'st me come to Thee, <BR> O Lamb of God, I come, I come. <BR> <BR> <BR> Just as I am, and waiting not <BR> To rid ... Sat, 5 Mar 2016 05:24:09 EST Hymn for Lent # 24- Nearer My God to Thee http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6110853 This is a 19th century Christian hymn by Sarah Flower Adams, <BR> based loosely on Genesis 28:11-19, the story of Jacob's dream. (Wikipedia) <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/8/9/l893855034.jpg"> <BR> <BR> NEARER MY GOD TO THEE <BR> <BR> Nearer, my God, to Thee, nearer to Thee! <BR> E'en though it be a cross that raises me, <BR> Still all my song shall be, nearer, my God, to Thee. <BR> <BR> Nearer, my God, to Thee, <BR> Nearer to Thee! <BR> <BR> <BR> Though like ... Fri, 4 Mar 2016 05:36:10 EST Hymn for Lent #23- No, Not One http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6110004 NO NOT ONE - Johnson Oatman, Jr., 1895 <BR> Lyrics @ <link>library.timelesstruths.org/music/No_<BR>Not_One/ </link> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/4/2/l429171024.jpg"> <BR> <BR> No, Not One <BR> <BR> There's not a friend like the lowly Jesus, <BR> No, not one! No, not one! <BR> None else could heal all our soul's diseases, <BR> No, not one! No, not one! <BR> <BR> Refrain: <BR> Jesus knows all about our struggles, <BR> He will guide till the day is done; <B... Thu, 3 Mar 2016 05:28:20 EST Hymn # 22 for Lent -Jesus, Keep Me Near the Cross http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6109173 Jesus, Keep Me Near the Cross <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/6/5/l659187269.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Jesus, Keep Me Near the Cross <BR> Text: Fanny J. Crosby, 1820-1915 <BR> Music: William H. Doane, 1832-1915 <BR> Tune: NEAR THE CROSS <BR> ------------------------ <BR> <BR> 1. Jesus, keep me near the cross; <BR> there a precious fountain, <BR> free to all, a healing stream, <BR> flows from Calvary's mountain. <BR> Refrain: <BR> In the cross, in the cross, <BR> ... Wed, 2 Mar 2016 06:32:35 EST Hymn #21 Down at the Cross http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6108890 Hymn #21 Down at the Cross <BR> Lyrics found @: <link>http://cyberhymnal.org/htm/d/o/downa<BR>ttc.htm </link> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/7/3/l731081154.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <BR> DOWN AT THE CROSS (E A Hoffman) <BR> <BR> Down at the cross where my Savior died, <BR> Down where for cleansing from sin I cried, <BR> There to my heart was the blood applied; <BR> Glory to His Name! <BR> <BR> Refrain <BR> <BR> Glory to His Name, glory to His Name: <BR> There to my heart was... Tue, 1 Mar 2016 20:38:24 EST Hymn for Lent #20- At The Cross http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6107286 AT THE CROSS <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/6/l1640046871.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Words: Isaac Watts, 1707; Ralph E. Hudson wrote the refrain in 1885. <BR> There are several (consecutive) video versions of this hymn <BR> on the website where I got these lyrics: <BR> <link>http://www.namethathymn.com/christia<BR>n-hymns/at-the-cross-lyrics.html </link> <BR> <BR> AT THE CROSS <BR> Alas! and did my Savior bleed <BR> And did my Sov'reign die? <BR> Would He devot... Mon, 29 Feb 2016 05:56:35 EST Hymn for Lent # 19 There Is Power in the Blood http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6106526 Hymn for Lent # 19 There Is Power in the Blood <BR> by Lewis E. Jones, 1899 <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/8/8/l880976187.jpg"> <BR> Lyrics Source: <link> http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/Th<BR>ere_Is_Power_in_the_Blood/ </link> <BR> <BR> <BR> THERE IS POWER IN THE BLOOD <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/2/l1297850663.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Would you be free from the burden of sin? <BR> There's power in the blood, power in the blood, <BR> W... Sun, 28 Feb 2016 05:46:51 EST Are You Washed in the Blood? Lenten Hymn #18 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6105842 Are You Washed in the Blood of the LAMB? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/ffd48b9a-c356-47ec-9a05-5f843c55e2d7.jpg"> <BR> <BR> "Are You Washed In The Blood?" <BR> <BR> Have you been to Jesus for the cleansing power? <BR> Are you washed in the blood of the Lamb? <BR> Are you fully trusting in His grace this hour? <BR> Are you washed in the blood of the Lamb? <BR> <BR> [Chorus:] <BR> Are you washed in the blood, <BR> In the soul-cleansing blood ... Sat, 27 Feb 2016 05:02:51 EST Lenten Hymn #17 Does Jesus Care ? http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6105133 Does Jesus Care ? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/3/8/l386670930.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Does Jesus care when my heart is pained <BR> Too deeply for mirth or song, <BR> As the burdens press, <BR> And the cares distress, <BR> And the way grows weary and long? <BR> <BR> CHORUS: <BR> O yes, He cares, I know He cares, <BR> His heart is touched with my grief; <BR> When the days are weary, <BR> The long night dreary, <BR> I know my Savior cares. <BR> <BR> Does Jesus ... Fri, 26 Feb 2016 05:24:26 EST ROOM AT THE CROSS Lenten Hymn #16 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6104310 ROOM AT THE CROSS by: Ira F. Stanphill <BR> SOURCE: http://www.hymnary.org/text/the_cross_upon<BR>_which_jesus_died <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/9/l1930928393.jpg"> <BR> ROOM AT THE CROSS <BR> <BR> The cross upon which Jesus died <BR> Is a shelter in which we can hide <BR> And its grace so free is sufficient for me <BR> And deep is its fountain as wide as the sea. <BR> <BR> Chorus <BR> There's room at the cross for you <BR> There's room at the cross for you <... Thu, 25 Feb 2016 06:00:58 EST Hymn 14 for Lent: WHEN I SURVEY THE WONDROUS CROSS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6102595 WHEN I SURVEY THE WONDROUS CROSS <BR> <BR> - Text: Isaac Watts, 1674-1748 Music: Lowell Mason, 1792-1872 <BR> -Lyric's Source: <link>www.hymnsite.com/lyrics/umh298.sht </link> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/5/6/l568369481.jpg"> <BR> <BR> When I Survey the Wondrous Cross <BR> <BR> 1. When I survey the wondrous cross <BR> on which the Prince of Glory died; <BR> my richest gain I count but loss, <BR> and pour contempt on all my pride. <BR> <BR> 2. Forbid... Tue, 23 Feb 2016 05:49:11 EST At Calvary: Lenten Hymn #13 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6101762 AT CALVARY <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/1/l1133969071.jpg"> <BR> <BR> AT CALVARY <BR> <BR> Years I spent in vanity and pride, <BR> Caring not my Lord was crucified, <BR> Knowing not it was for me He died on Calvary. <BR> <BR> Refrain <BR> Mercy there was great, and grace was free; <BR> Pardon there was multiplied to me; <BR> There my burdened soul found liberty at Calvary. <BR> <BR> By God's Word at last my sin I learned; <BR> Then I trembled at the la... Mon, 22 Feb 2016 04:58:02 EST Sunday's Hymn #12- "Lord, Prepare me to be a Sanctuary" http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6100780 A Spurgeon Devotional: God is a Sanctuary + the Hymn <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/7/2/l729556290.jpg"> <BR> God is a Sanctuary <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/5/l1516609821.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <em>296</em> "Therefore say, Thus says the LORD God; <BR> Although I have cast them far off among the heathen, and although <BR> I have scattered them among the countries, yet will I be to them as a <BR> Little Sanctuary in the countries where... Sat, 20 Feb 2016 20:09:52 EST WHO AM I - Hymns for Lent #11 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6100184 Hymns for Lent # 11: WHO AM I <BR> <BR> WHO AM I <BR> <BR> Who Am I - a Lenten Hymn <BR> -lyrics by Rusty Goodman, 1965 <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/4/l1458399647.jpg"> <BR> <BR> When I think of how He came so far from glory <BR> Came to dwell among the lowly such as I <BR> To suffer shame and such disgrace <BR> On Mount Calvary take my place <BR> Then I ask myself this question <BR> Who am I? <BR> <BR> Who am I that The King would bleed and die for <BR> Who am I ... Fri, 19 Feb 2016 22:47:41 EST Hymn #10 THERE IS A FOUNTAIN FILLED WITH BLOOD http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6099536 THERE IS A FOUNTAIN FILLED WITH BLOOD <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/0/l104931679.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Words: Words: William Cowper, 1772 <BR> Music: Cleansing Fountain, 19th Century American camp meeting tune <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/4/l1436524832.jpg"> <BR> <BR> There is a fountain filled with blood drawn from Emmanuel's veins; <BR> And sinners plunged beneath that flood lose all their guilty stains. <BR> Lose all their guilty stains, los... Fri, 19 Feb 2016 04:54:05 EST Hymn for Lent #9 - Glory to His Name http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6098730 DOWN AT THE CROSS - LENTEN HYMN # 9 <BR> Source: http://www.hymnal.net/hymn.php/h/1066#ixzz<BR>2MTCcif9I <BR> <BR> "Down at the Cross" - (Glory to His Name) <BR> Lyrics: Elisha Albright Hoffman (1839-1929) <BR> Music: John Hart Stockton (1813-1877) <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/4/1/l418849104.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Down at the cross where my Savior died, <BR> Down where for cleansing from sin I cried, <BR> There to my sin was the blood applied; <BR> Glory to His name! <BR... Thu, 18 Feb 2016 04:46:08 EST Redeemed - Lenten Hymn # 8 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6097878 Redeemed - Lenten Hymn # 8 <BR> <BR> REDEEMED- Lyrics found @ http://www.lyricsondemand.com/miscellaneou<BR>slyrics/christianlyrics/redeemedhowilo<BR>vetoproclaimitlyrics.html <BR> <BR> REDEEMED <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/5/3/l539927883.jpg"> <BR> Redeemed--how I love to proclaim it! <BR> Redeemed by the blood of the Lamb; <BR> Redeemed through His infinite mercy, <BR> His child, and forever, I am. <BR> <BR> Redeemed, redeemed, <BR> Redeemed by the bloo... Wed, 17 Feb 2016 05:17:02 EST Hymns for Lent #7: Nothing but the Blood http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6097040 <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/0/l1069615666.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Nothing But the Blood <BR> <BR> What can wash away my sin? <BR> Nothing but the blood of Jesus; <BR> What can make me whole again? <BR> Nothing but the blood of Jesus. <BR> <BR> Refrain <BR> <BR> Oh! precious is the flow <BR> That makes me white as snow; <BR> No other fount I know, <BR> Nothing but the blood of Jesus. <BR> <BR> For my pardon, this I see, <BR> Nothing but the blood of Jesus; <BR> For m... Tue, 16 Feb 2016 05:39:39 EST #6 Hymn for Lent: What a Lovely Name http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6096185 What a Lovely Name by Vestal Goodman <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/5/l1568719898.jpg"> <BR> <BR> What a Lovely Name - Lenten Hymn # 6 <BR> ~by Vestal Goodman <BR> <BR> There's a name above all others, <BR> Wonderful to hear,bringing hope and cheer. <BR> It's the lovely name of Jesus, <BR> Evermore the same. what a lovely name. <BR> <BR> Chorus: <BR> <BR> What a lovely name, the name of Jesus <BR> Reaching higher far, than the brightest star <BR> Sweeter than t... Mon, 15 Feb 2016 05:42:13 EST Lenten Hymn #5: 'TIS SO SWEET TO TRUST IN JESUS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6095432 'TIS SO SWEET TO TRUST IN JESUS <BR> <BR> (music by William J. Kirkpatrick and lyrics by Louisa M. R. Stead. <BR> The lyrics were written in 1882.) <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/2/2/l223682905.jpg"> <BR> 'Tis so Sweet to Trust in Jesus <BR> <BR> Tis so sweet to trust in Jesus, <BR> Just to take Him at His word; <BR> Just to rest upon His promise, <BR> Just to know "Thus saith the Lord" <BR> #### <BR> <BR> Chorus: <BR> <BR> Jesus, Jesus, how I trust Him! <BR> H... Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:45:17 EST Hymn for Lent Day 4: Calvary's The Reason Why http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6094772 Calvary's The Reason Why <BR> By: Del Way of Del Way Ministries, 2006 <BR> <BR> Calvary's the Reason Why <BR> <BR> <BR> I was lost but YOU knew where to find me. <BR> I was hungry, YOU were bread for my soul. <BR> I was thirsty and YOU gave living water. <BR> YOU were my shelter when I had no place to go. <BR> <BR> Chorus: <BR> And that's why <BR> Sometimes I just want to praise YOU. <BR> Sometimes just to speak YOUR name. <BR> Oh sometimes I just want to thank YOU, <BR> With... Sat, 13 Feb 2016 03:53:58 EST #3 Hymns for Lent: "Love Lifted Me" http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6094052 LOVE LIFTED ME Words: James Rowe, 1912. <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/0/l1072555570.jpg"> <BR> Jesus Walking on the Water by Gary Kapp <BR> <BR> LOVE LIFTED ME <BR> <BR> <BR> LOVE LIFTED ME <BR> I was sinking deep in sin, far from the peaceful shore, <BR> Very deeply stained within, sinking to rise no more, <BR> But the Master of the sea, heard my despairing cry, <BR> From the waters lifted me, now safe am I. <BR> <BR> Refrain <BR> Love ... Fri, 12 Feb 2016 04:06:22 EST Lenten Hymn # 2 - Burdens are Lifted at Calvary http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6093262 Burdens Are Lifted At Calvary <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/2/l1289065895.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Days are filled with sorrow and care, <BR> Hearts are lonely and drear; <BR> Burdens are lifted at Calvary, <BR> Jesus is very near. <BR> <BR> Refrain: <BR> Burdens are lifted at Calvary, <BR> Calvary, Calvary; <BR> Burdens are lifted at Calvary, <BR> Jesus is very near. <BR> <BR> Cast your care on Jesus today, <BR> Leave your worry and fear; <BR> Burdens are lifted ... Thu, 11 Feb 2016 05:42:04 EST Ash Wednesday: "FORTY DAYS AND FORTY NIGHTS" http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6092366 <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/3/3/l334902484.jpg"> <BR> Christ in the Wilderness, by Ivan Nikolaevich Kramskoy (1837-1887) <BR> <BR> FORTY DAYS AND FORTY NIGHTS <BR> <BR> Forty days and forty nights <BR> Jesus fasted in the wild; <BR> Forty days and forty nights <BR> Tempted, and yet undefiled. <BR> <BR> Sunbeams scorching all the day; <BR> Chilly dew-drops nightly shed; <BR> Prowling beasts about Thy way; <BR> Stones Thy pillow; earth Thy bed. <BR> <BR> Should not ... Wed, 10 Feb 2016 01:25:54 EST Shroe Tuesday: "Open the Eyes of my Heart, Lord" http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6091855 <em>459</em> Open the Eyes of my Heart, Lord <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/6/0/l605594952.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <em>296</em> Mark 8:18 Thou Pharisee: "Having eyes, see ye not? <BR> and having ears, hear ye not? ..........." <BR> <BR> 10-Year-Old Blind Autistic Boy Sings <BR> 'Open the Eyes of my Heart' - Inspirational Videos <BR> <BR> This will make your heart sing! Born premature, blind, and autistic, Christopher Duffley was adopted by his parents before they real... Tue, 9 Feb 2016 12:54:15 EST Easter Monday - The hymn YAHWEH http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5676745 YAHWEH (by the Hoppers) <BR> Lyrics' Source @ <link>http://www.lyrster.com/lyrics/yahweh<BR>-lyrics-the-hoppers.html </link> <BR> <BR> <BR> YAHWEH! <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/6/1/l616378311.jpg"> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/4/9/l499557709.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Yahweh, Jesus is coming <BR> In all nature, our Lord is coming <BR> Yahweh, Jesus is coming <BR> Born in Bethlehem <BR> Born in Bethlehem <BR> <BR> Yahweh, Jesus is teaching <BR> ... Mon, 21 Apr 2014 02:19:51 EST The HALLELUJAH Chorus! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5676127 Handel's Messiah - Hallelujah Chorus- a Hymn for EASTER SUNDAY: <BR> LYRICS SOURCE: http://www.lyricstime.com/h-ndell-halleluj<BR>ah-chorus-lyrics.html <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/6/8/l684654276.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Handel's Messiah - Hallelujah Chorus <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/7/l178299228.jpg"> <BR> <BR> |: Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Hallelujah! <BR> Hallelujah! Hallelujah! :| <BR> <BR> |: For the Lord God Omnipotent reigneth. <BR> Hal... Sun, 20 Apr 2014 05:14:18 EST THE RAGMAN - HOLY SATURDAY + HYMN, Whiter than Snow http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5675404 HOLY SATURDAY - THE RAGMAN + HYMN, Whiter than Snow <BR> <BR> IMAGES, etc., @ <BR> <link>http://gracespace.org.uk/the-ragman-<BR>by-walter-wangerin/ </link> <BR> <BR> The Ragman is a moving parable about Jesus encountered in a most unexpected place–as a rag seller on the streets of a modern city. This parable has been a great encouragement to me and I hope it serves to be the same for you!RAGMAN by Walter Wangerin, Jr. (by gminewsblog) <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:19:20 EST