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101 Hymn Stories The Inspiring True Stories Behind 101 Favorite Hymns
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Author: Kenneth W. Osbeck

This collection of uplifting informative stories behind your favorite hymns will warm your heart and revitalize your worship. Each entry comes with the hymn's full text and musical score.

Perfect for devotions sermon illustrations bulletin inserts and introducing congregational hymns. Each hymn story includes information about the author composer the tune's name meter and scriptural basis. Some of the well-loved hyms included are:

  • A Mighty Fortress
  • Fairest Lord Jesus
  • How Great Thou Art
  • Jesus Loves Me
  • Silent Night
  • Amazing Grace
  • Holy Holy Holy
  • It Is Well With My Soul
  • Rock of Ages
  • The Old Rugged Cross

"101 Hymn Stories is the kind of Fascinating book that is enjoyable for general reading or reference." --- Christian Life

"This book is a valuable source of illustration for pastors and teachers and it provides a wealth of background information for song leaders. But it should be introduced to all Christians as a personal and family devotional book." --- Bookstore News

"This book should be on the shelf of every pastor and song leader. A pastor will find a treasure house of illustrations. No pastor should leave home with out it." --- The Christian Librarian

288 pages

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