Author Archives: Chuck Bumgardner

Hymnody of Quiet Trust in Trials

Easter Hymnody

Jesus, Lover of My Soul

Teaching Children Hymnody: Douglas Bond and Mr. Pipes

Hymns on Pardon

Samuel Rodigast, "Whate'er My God Ordains Is Right"

Tobias Clausnitzer, "Blessed Jesus, at Thy Word"

The Christian and Nakedness in Art

Wesley on prayer in "Soldiers of Christ, Arise"

Paul and Cultural Critique: Titus 1:12-13

Incarnation Hymnody: "O Holy Night"

Incarnation Hymnody: "Angels, from the Realms of Glory"

Insights on the Incarnation, Ancient and Modern

Incarnation Hymnody: "Come, Thou Redeemer of the Earth" and “Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming"

Incarnation Hymnody: "Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence" and "Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus"

Incarnation Hymnody: "Of the Father's Love Begotten" and "Silent Night"

Hymn Highlights: "Jesus Lives, and So Shall I"

Notes on "It Is Well"

Sing to the Lord a New Song