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A Gospel Song a Day Keeps the Blues Away – Eastern Gate

The Happy Goodmans, lead by Rusty and Vestal Goodman had a long run in gospel music….Pentecostal hair-do and hankie, all. A little more about Vestal, because she’s cool. So, why the Eastern Gate – also called the Golden Gate, also … Continue reading

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A Gospel Song a Day Keeps the Blues Away – In the Sweet Bye and Bye

Now here’s a little treasure you won’t find often: Loretta Lynn and Grandpa Jones singing “our hymn today”. Have you noticed that so many gospel songs are about the joys of heaven?! I can’t barely think of anything more wonderful … Continue reading

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A Gospel Song a Day Keeps the Blues Away – Mansion Over the Hilltop

Mansion Over the Hilltop by Ira F Stanphill I’m satisfied with just a cottage below, A little silver and a little gold; But in that city where the ransomed will shine, I want a gold one that’s silver-lined. Chorus: I’ve … Continue reading

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A Gospel Song a Day Keeps the Blues Away – What a Day That Will Be

This is one of those songs that a good many of our church members don’t need the hymnal to sing along and its such a sweet sight. Now, I have to admit that there has been a time or two … Continue reading

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A Gospel Song a Day Keeps the Blues Away – This World Is Not My Home

JS Bach said, “Music is an agreeable harmony for the honor of God and the permissible delights of the soul.”  I find it true, that I often look to music to bring a little delight to my soul.  We are living … Continue reading

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