Because He Lives; The Stories and Inspiration behind the Songs of Bill and Gloria Gaither, with CD-ROM

Because He Lives; The Stories and Inspiration behind the Songs of Bill and Gloria Gaither, with CD-ROM

by Gloria Gaither
     
 
Gloria Gaither shares the stories and inspiration behind more than thirty of the Gaithers' best-loved songs. While reading these beautiful devotional thoughts, listen to the songs on the CD that is included.

Through the years, we've loved the music of Bill and Gloria Gaither. Now learn the inspiring stories behind their best-loved songs. Since the early days of

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Gloria Gaither shares the stories and inspiration behind more than thirty of the Gaithers' best-loved songs. While reading these beautiful devotional thoughts, listen to the songs on the CD that is included.

Through the years, we've loved the music of Bill and Gloria Gaither. Now learn the inspiring stories behind their best-loved songs. Since the early days of the Bill Gaither Trio, the music of Bill and Gloria Gaither has enjoyed such enthusiastic acceptance by Christians that it has reached around the globe. You can hear people singing "Let's Just Praise the Lord" in churches from Amsterdam to Africa. "He Touched Me" and "Because He Lives" have filled the air in little country chapels and auditoriums packed with thousands of worshipers. The Gaithers haven't just given us songs we all love. They've also been quick to give rising talent a chance to shine. Just ask Steve Green, Sandi Patty, Larnelle Harris, Mark Lowry, and any of a dozen more contemporary musicians. Now, in Because He Lives, Gloria shares the stories and inspiration behind more than thirty of the Gaithers' best-loved songs. This beautiful book weaves Gloria's moving remembrances and meditations with the lyrics to such great songs as The King is Coming, There's Something About That Name, God Gave the Song, The Old Rugged Cross Made the Difference, Something Beautiful, Because He Lives . . . and many more. Gloria's personal reflections offer not only a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the history of contemporary Christian music, but timeless spiritual wisdom that speaks straight to the heart. This captivating volume also includes a CD of best-loved songs by the Gaithers for a complete experience of meditation and melody, prayer and praise. Relax, kick your shoes off, and refresh your spirit with Gloria's uplifting and touching insights into the heart of God . . . and let these stories about the songs that have inspired the hearts of Christians all over the world inspire you.

Author Biography: Gloria Gaither is an award-winning lyricist, author, scriptwriter, former adjunct professor of songwriting at Anderson University, recording artist with the celebrated Gaither Trio for thirty years, mother, and grandmother. Gloria has written My Father's Angels and Ordinary Baby, Extraordinary Gift for Zonderkidz, as well as Because He Lives, Let's Make a Memory, 365 Meditations for Mothers, What My Parents Did Right, and Let's Hide the Word?plus numerous magazine articles. Gloria and her husband, Bill, live in Alexandria, Indiana.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780310213109
Publisher:
Zondervan
Publication date:
11/28/1997
Edition description:
BOOK & CD
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.79(w) x 7.82(h) x 0.95(d)

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