Names of God: Jehovah-‘Uzam

Jehovah-‘Uzam means the Lord is our strength in trouble I will make your oppressors eat their own flesh;    they will be drunk on their own blood, as with wine.Then all mankind will know    that I, the Lord, am your Savior,    your Redeemer, the Mighty One of Jacob.”     Isaiah 49:26

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Hymn Story: He Will Hold Me Fast

He will Hold Me Fast was written by Ada Ruth Habershon best known for the song “Will the Circle Be Unbroken?”. She was born in 1861 in Marylebone, England. She first began writing hymns in 1899 in German. In 1901, she wrote in English. In 1905, Ruben A. Torrey and Charles Alexander asked Habershon to write hymns for their evangelistic […]

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Names of God: Jehovah Yasha

Jehovah Yasha means the Lord my Savior I will make your oppressors eat their own flesh;    they will be drunk on their own blood, as with wine.Then all mankind will know    that I, the Lord, am your Savior,    your Redeemer, the Mighty One of Jacob.”

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Hymn Story: Come to Me, Come to Me    

Come to Me, Come to Me was written by Elisha Hoffman. Hoffman was of German descent and learned about music from his parents. During his family’s daily worship time, music was an important part of the service. During this time he developed a love for sacred music and a belief that music was “as natural a function of the soul […]

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Hymn Story: Come As Ye Are Ye Who Are Troubled     

Come As Ye Are Ye Who Are Troubled was written by Haldor Lillenas. Lillenas was born in Stord Island, Norway in November 1885. He immigrated to the United States where he studied music. He pastored churches in Califronia and Indiana. He married Ber­tha Mae Wil­son, a song­writ­er like him­self, and they became elders in the Church of the Nazarene. He […]

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