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Favorite secular spirituals.

Discussion in 'Music Ministry' started by Ivon Denosovich, Sep 15, 2007.

  1. Ivon Denosovich

    Ivon Denosovich New Member

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    For those of us who make it a purpose to find God's truth everywhere, many have been "touched" by secular music.

    The sec sgs currently doing something for me:

    1) YHWH by U2

    2) Walking in Memphis by Marc Cohn

    3) Faithful by Journey

    4) Go Rest High on that Mountain by Vince Gill

    Yours?

    Inquisitive regards,
    Moi
     
  2. poodle78

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    You Raise Me Up - Josh Groban ( I like his version much better that Selah's)
     
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    "Morning Has Broken" Cat Stevens' version.

    love,

    Sopranette
     
  4. Magnetic Poles

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    Does "Stairway to Heaven" by Led Zeppelin count? :laugh:
     
  5. LeBuick

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    I think my signature line says it all. I'm not much on the song itself but the words make one heck of a prayer...
     
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    "Bridge Over Troubled Water" always reminded me more of Jesus than a regular person.
     
  7. Ivon Denosovich

    Ivon Denosovich New Member

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    I totally agree. I love the Michael W. Smith version on Healing Rain.
     
  8. Cutter

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    Three Wooden Crosses on the Right Side of the Highway- Randy Travis
    Lookin' for love in all the wrong places- Johnny Lee
    Where were you- Alan Jackson
     
  9. Timsings

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    Helen, you beat me to this one. I was also thinking about Carole King's "You've Got a Friend." Anyone here familiar with Kate Cambell? She does a mixture of secular and religious music. I've always liked her album Wandering Strange. The first song on it is "The House you Live In" by Gordon Lightfoot. It has a strong spiritual character to it. You can learn more about Kate Cambell here.

    Someone in another thread took me to task for using a quote from Neil Young in my signature. So, I thought I would find a song of his to contribute to this thread. I'm still looking.

    Tim Reynolds
     
  10. Dale McNamee

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    Favorite Secular Spirituals

    Hi All !

    Mine are : " Rainy Day People" by Gordon Lightfoot ,"It's Probably Me" by Sting and Eric Clapton, and "A Change Is Gonna Come" by Sam Cooke. :)

    In Christ,

    Dale
     
  11. Magnetic Poles

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    And for the sappy song lovers out there, who can forget Debby Boone's "You Light Up My Life".

    Now you won't be able to quit singing it in your head!! :laugh: :BangHead:
     
  12. Petra-O IX

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    Thank-you MP for lighting up our lives.
    One of my favorites is "What's Going On" by Marvin Gaye
     
  13. SaggyWoman

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    Blame it on the Rain, by Milli Vanilli
     
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