November 20 Concert to feature American Hymns

      All are invited to the 6 th annual Hymn Concert, Sunday, November 20, at 4:30 p.m. The hearty congregational singing will feature American hymns under the leadership of Glenn Lehman.


The concert will be held at the Neffsville Mennonite Church, Lancaster, Pa., Other leadership will come from the Harmonies Vocal Ensemble, Organist Frank Dodd, the Manor Winds woodwind quintet (photo above) and the Tenor Duo, Stephan Englehart and Brenten Megee.


The hymns will represent the whole range of the American faith experience including spirituals, gospel, and 20 th century. “We deserve the thrill of singing what we love and know,” said Lehman “This music delights the heart and soul. Congregational singing can heal.”


The concert, the sixth in a series, attracts hymn lovers of all ages. $10 donation at the door.


Nov. 20 Hymn Concert song list: Sing them over again; We gather together; There is a place; Steal away; When Israel was; There is a balm; When all thy mercies; Just as I am; Softly and tenderly; Lord I am fondly; When my lifework is ended; Alas and did (“at the cross” ref.); By and by; Shall we gather by; Precious Lord take; My life flows on; To God be the glory; Open my eyes; Like the murmur; Here I am; Jesus I live to thee; O little town of Bethlehem; I’m pressing on.


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After 45 year on vinyl, Rebirth is emerging again with this re-release of their third and final self-titled album produced by Harmonies Workshop.


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