"Let's Sing the Old Songs, Let's Sing the New" - Gospel song

Composer
Year of composition
2000
Lyricist
Ann Barton
Difficulty
Easy (Grades 1-3)
Duration
3 minutes
Genre
Modern classical music
Instrumentation
Choir
Instrumental parts
Not available

I grew up singing gospel songs and often wondered why nobody seemed to write any new "old timey" ones. We wrote "Old Songs" for the 60th wedding anniversary, of Charles and Ruth Barton, celebrating that I had learned the "old songs" with them, and looked forward to singing new ones, too. This one reminds me of the hymns we used to sing at Sunday evening services when I was young. It sings of God's love at creation, in Jesus, in the Holy Spirit and is ever with us.

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