Listen again to the new song from Nick Flynn. Words are by Ellen Carr. The song is based on two verses from the Bible, Philippians 4 v 6 and 7 which read:
6 Do not be anxious about anything,
but in every situation,
by prayer and petition,
with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.
7 And the peace of God,
which transcends all understanding,
will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Here is a version without commentary:
Operatic tenor Bernard Hull went through the valley of the shadow and later wrote a song about it. And here it is, his version of
Program “Songs of Hope”, 2012 07 15. Although he went through the valley of darkness, he wasn’t afraid. He trusted God
Sophie’s songs “Coming Home” is her version of the Bible story the prodigal son. In “Take it to the Bank”, the bank is God. Take your troubles to God. Listen again to Sophie Joy Madison sing “Coming Home” and “Take it to the Bank”. (Program Songs of Hope 2012 07 08)
Here is a link to “Coming Home” in video form:
Listen again to Petara Paulo’s live in-studio recording of “Hold my hand”. Program Songs of Hope. (Recorded 2012 06 10. Includes Samoan break)