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Category: A Hymn Of Glory Let Us Sing

Rejoice, Rejoice, Believers

Written by David Schaller | November, 2021
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A Hymn of Glory Let Us Sing – TLH Hymn 72, WS 703, LSB 515 “It’s late.” As children, we didn’t like to hear those words. It meant that it was time for bed and whatever we still wanted to do would have to wait until the next day. As adults, we don’t always like […] Read More

TLH Hymn 262 “A Mighty Fortress Is Our God”

Written by Craig Owings | October, 2021
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Audio for the hymn: A HYMN OF GLORY LET US SING Defiance—a bad thing, or good? The parents of a defiant teenager might give a very different answer from that given by those who defy illegitimate tyrants. In truth, the moral character of defiance depends on what is being defied. Defiance can be sinful rebellion […] Read More
A HYMN OF GLORY LET US SING Bible History is the substance of our congregations’ educational programs for children. Sunday school and vacation Bible school lessons cover history that God Himself has caused to be recorded so that every new generation can know Him. From accounts such as the Creation, the Flood, and the Passover, […] Read More
A HYMN OF GLORY LET US SING Other than what God has told us in His Word, we do not know what the future holds. Several years ago we did not know that the whole world would essentially shut down for an entire year. We did not know that churches would be closed, and we […] Read More

TLH Hymn 485 “Lord Jesus, Who Art Come”

Written by Craig Owings | July, 2021
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A HYMN OF GLORY LET US SING http://lutherantacoma.com/hymns/417.mp3 Bernard of Clairvaux, whom Luther once called “the most pious monk that ever lived,” said that the office of the public ministry is “Sacerdotium non est otium, sed negotiorum negotium.” Fortunately for me, the source where I came across that quote also contained the translation. The first […] Read More

WS 798 “God We Praise You”

Written by John Klatt | June, 2021
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A HYMN OF GLORY LET US SING Years ago, pastors would sometimes introduce the Creed in the Sunday service with words such as these: “Let us unite with the whole Christian Church on earth in confession of the Christian faith.” That formula, repeated week after week, was a worthwhile reminder of something easily forgotten. When […] Read More
A HYMN OF GLORY LET US SING One of Martin Luther’s greatest contributions to Christian worship was his effort to collect and produce hymns for the congregation in their own language. He was insistent that people should become active participants in learning and proclaiming the Gospel through singing. For the Festival of Pentecost he wrote […] Read More

TLH Hymn 188 “Hallelujah! Jesus Lives!”

Written by Craig Owings | April, 2021
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A HYMN OF GLORY LET US SING Do you remember the last time you felt elated? If you’re an avid Tampa Bay Buccaneers fan, it was probably this past February 7th, when “your” team won Superbowl LV. Maybe it was when you caught your largest-ever walleye or bagged a whitetail buck with Boone and Crockett […] Read More
A HYMN OF GLORY LET US SING As we come to receive the Lord’s Supper, what is it that is on our minds? Is it the meaning of the sacrament and the great blessing from God that it is to us? Is it the cares and troubles of life in this world? It is probably […] Read More

“What Wondrous Love Is This” WS 723, LSB 543

Written by David Schaller | February, 2021
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A HYMN OF GLORY LET US SING Folk music is noteworthy for its repetitive, straightforward lyrics and its easily remembered tunes. What Wondrous Love Is This has these characteristics and is rightly called an American folk hymn. As is usually the case with songs passed down through oral tradition, the original author or authors are […] Read More