Other originals

What I Want

Listen Now Other Originals by Grace Hope Gratitude Music About CS Lewis once said: “There are only two kinds of people in the end: those who say to God, thy will be done, and those to whom God says, in the end, Thy will be done.” That’s meant to be a scary quote. Those who …

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God is Not a Genie in a Jar

Listen Now Church Musical 1 by Grace Hope Gratitude Music About I wasn’t paying much attention, just doing my regular reading…and besides, I’d read and heard this verse plenty of times before. But for some reason, this time was different. A chill went through me as the words seemed to reverberate through my mind like …

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Where Can I Hide My Heart?

Listen Now Other Originals by Grace Hope Gratitude Music About Life ain’t ideal, we know that. A lot of people in the society I live in like to talk about “being true to yourself, no matter what others think,” but for most folks, that’s simply unrealistic. We care too much what others think of us, …

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Why is the Night

Listen Now Other Originals by Grace Hope Gratitude Music About Does it ever feel like night is endless? Figuratively, I mean. That the awful situation you are in will last forever? I’ve been in such a situation for years on end. It HAS gotten better, but often feels only like variations of darkness. Dawn feels …

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Why Not Me?

Listen Now Other Originals by Grace Hope Gratitude Music About Why me? It’s a common question, especially when unspoken. Rarely do we flip perspectives and ask, why NOT me? Perhaps we should. It might make life easier to bear. Lyrics Why not me? When awful things happen to me, When evil seems to dog my …

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Sister Earth

Listen Now Other Originals by Grace Hope Gratitude Music About Our environment is our responsibility to protect, and the one environment we all share is our planet–Earth. We are stewards of our home, but we often steward it badly. Polluted air and water create diseases in humans and animals, natural disasters destroy lives…and much of …

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Humming Lullaby

Listen Now Other Originals by Grace Hope Gratitude Music About Lullabies are songs people use to sing babies to sleep. Sleep is a blessing that graces young children, and comes a bit harder to most adults. Peace is a blessing you don’t realize you have until you lose it for a time. But lullabies can …

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Hallelujah, Breakthrough!

Listen Now Other Originals by Grace Hope Gratitude Music About You know that feeling you get when you’ve been working on a problem for a long time, and then you figure out the answer? That Eureka moment when something just out of reach becomes clear? When that happens, don’t you just feel like saying “thank …

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Ambivalent Praise Song

Listen Now Other Originals by Grace Hope Gratitude Music About A sacrifice of praise. What does that mean? It seems sometimes praising God requires a sacrifice. It’s not always easy to praise the Lord. It is good to praise God in times of happiness when we are happy and things are going well. But what …

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