The Lord God Is My Strength and My Song

Henry Giles said, “A song will outlive all sermons in the memory.” I believe that’s true. Several years ago I was blessed to sit at the bedside of a precious friend’s mother as she lay dying. She had been unresponsive for several days and the family was already grieving as their mother was close to death. I knew she had been raised in a typical Southern town and a typical Southern church,…