I might lose my Millennial card for admitting this, but: I like hymnals. A lot. Yes, I realize I’m supposed to want to worship with fog machines and song lyrics on projector screens with cool moving backgrounds. And sometimes I enjoy that too—but not all the time. So why would a 36-year old Millennial enjoy […]
The function of hymnals in the life of the church has changed dramatically over the past thirty years. Many congregations rarely use them. Thousands of Christians seldom, if ever, open one. When people hear of the new hymnal publications, it’s natural for some of them to ask, “Why would you ever want to publish another […]
Have you ever Googled lyrics to a song trying to figure out the name of a song? Have you ever downloaded an App that records song lyrics and then, tells you the name of a song? Have you ever been in a Church (or a concert, etc…), sung a song (or listened), and then thought, […]
Douglas at averyfineline.com is asking… what was the first hymnal with a Gaither song in it?