(A VISION FOR CHRISTIAN SONG, by Ken Bible; p.11)
Why Are Hymns Important?
Hymns are built to last.
Each generation receives them as a heritage and passes them on to the next.
Hymns are rich.
They combine the depths of human experience with the timeless wealth of scripture.
Hymns express God’s wisdom for all areas of life.
Hymns nurture faith, love, service, sacrifice, perseverance, hope, and holy living.
Hymns are not a thing of the past.
Quality hymns are being written today.