Five Day Song Quote Challenge – Day 4

Hey, guys! How was your Wednesday? This week has flown by so quickly which is great because I have two more days before Spring Break! :)

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I was nominated by the lovely Christ, Crafts, and Cuisine blog for the 5-day song challenge! I’m not going to nominate anyone but if you would like to participate, you can find all of the rules here.

The Song

The Song Quote

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What It Means To Me

Water is a funny thing in music. It can be portrayed as refreshing and it can be portrayed as overwhelming. I love this song because it reminds me that, even though life can be hard and stressful, if we turn to God, things become refreshingly better.

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Five Day Song Quote Challenge – Day 3

Hey, everyone! Happy Pi Day! Did you eat any pie yet today? Click here to see 5 great pie recipes. :) I wasn’t really sure what song I wanted to post about today so I put my music on shuffle and landed on this song.

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The Song

The Song Quote

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What It Means To Me

I first heard this song when I watched God’s Not Dead. I feel like this is a really encouraging song and reminds me that God is always there. There really isn’t much else to say except that I love this song. What do you think about it?

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Christmas Songs I Love Listening To

Happy day 4 of December! It still doesn’t feel like December to me but I guess I’ll get used to it the closer it gets to Christmas. Here are some Christmas songs that I love listening to around this time of year.

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Carol of the bells – Straight No Chaser

Christmas is here, Bringing good cheer to young and old, Meek and the bold
Ding, dong, ding, dong, That is their song, With joyful ring, All caroling

The Christmas Can-Can – Straight No Chaser

It’s time to do the Christmas can-can, If you can’t, can’t dance, well, that’s OK (not going to do the kick line). All you need is a tree, some lights about a thousand presents, wrap them up and pray for snow. Run to your closet, find your Christmas sweater screaming carols all the way (fa-la-la-la-la). Maine all the way to California it’s the Christmas can-can Halloween to Christmas day

The 12 Days of Christmas – Straight No Chaser

On the 9th day of Christmas, my true love gave to me, 9 ladies dancing, 8 ladies dancing, 7 ladies dancing, 6 ladies dancing, 5! Better not shout, you better not cry, You better not, in a pear tree. On the 9th, No! On the 8th, No! On the 7th day of Christmas, my true love gave to me 7 swans a-swimming, 6 geese a-laying, 5 golden rings! (Fa la la la)

Hold On Christmas – MercyMe

The colder it gets outside, The more it warms my soul. Christmas is on my mind, I just gotta make it home. It won’t be long ‘till I am singing to the rhythm of the Salvation Army bell ringing, But this road keeps going for miles and miles. Oh please get me there on time.

I Heard The Bells On Christmas Day – Casting Crowns

Then rang the bells more loud and deep, God is not dead, nor doth He sleep (Peace on Earth, peace on Earth), The wrong shall fail, the right prevail With peace on earth, good will to men, Then ringing singing on its way The world revolved from night to day, A voice, a chime, a chant sublime, Of peace on earth, good will to men

Joy – 1 Girl Nation

I hear the carols on the radio. So turn it up and let the whole world know. Because I’ve got a love that’s so There is no greater joy. I hear it in the bells they’re ringing up and down the street. I see it shining in the smiles of everyone I meet. It feels to me like hope is stirring with the winter wind. Heaven has sent us a savior. What a night there is no greater!

The Chipmunk Song – Alvin & The Chipmunks

Christmas, Christmas time is near, Time for toys and time for cheer, We’ve been good, but we can’t last, Hurry Christmas, hurry fast, Want a plane that loops the loop, Me, I want a hula hoop, We can hardly stand the wait, Please Christmas, don’t be late.

Ding Dong Merrily On High – Rend Collective

Ding Dong! Ding Dong! Ding Dong! Ding Dong! Ding Dong merrily on high, The curse of sin is broken: Ding Dong open up your eyes, The celebration’s starting! Gloria, Hosanna in excelsis! Gloria, Hosanna in excelsis!

Merry Christmas Everyone – Rend Collective

C-H-R-I-S-T-M-A-S I-S-T-M-A-S Yes it’s Christmas! Snow is Falling, All around me, Children Playing, Having Fun, It’s the Season, Of Love and understanding, Merry Christmas Everyone.

Shout For Joy – Lincoln Brewster

He was strong to save, Now our Savior reigns in us, Shout for joy, For the Son of God Is the Saving One, He’s the Saving One, Shout for joy, See what love has done, He has come for us, He’s the Saving One

What songs do you like listening to during the Christmas season? Let me know! I’d love to hear from you!

signi

Music I’m Listening To

Hey, everyone! How are you? I’m doing great! I had an a cappella performance yesterday and it went really well! It was really fun hanging out with my acafam (a cappella family). Speaking of singing, here are some songs that I’m listening to.

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The Way by Worship Central

“I was blind but these eyes have been opened, Now I walk in the light, Every step on this road, I will follow Jesus, You made a way… All my days are secure in Your promise, Never standing alone, You’re the Truth, You’re the Life, You’re my future Jesus, You made a way”

Who Care’s If We’re Dancing by OBB

“How great our God That he came for us, That he, that he came for us, ‘Cause the more we fall And the more we break, The more He shows us grace, So how could we just sit down With the love that we’ve found”

Brand New by Ben Rector

“Like when I close my eyes and don’t even care if anyone sees me dancing, Like I can fly, and don’t even think of touching the ground, Like a heartbeat skip, like an open page… It’s the way that I feel when I’m with you, brand new”

Trust You All The Way by About A Mile

“So when it feels like hope has come to an end, And I find myself in the lion’s den, I will face my fears knowing I’m not alone, And call out the giant with a sling and a stone singing, I trust in You, trust in You, When it’s hard to say, I trust in You, trust in You, Trust you all the way”

We Are One by Chelsea Hathaway

“He’s adopted us, He calls us His daughters, calls us His sons, We’re children of the Most High God, Called to love, called to be One, We look to Your cross, look to Your cross at all times, Help us to love as You love, We are one, we’re one”

Here Is Our Savior by Chelsea Hathaway

“You came as a tiny Child, away from the Father’s side, waitingnn for the coming time, when You could give Your life for mine, Holy Child at Your feet we fall, Jesus Christ, You are Lord of all, the Child in the mager is God, Here is our Savior.”

Take My Heart by Tom Smith

“Oh, Savior of my soul, You have made me whole, Savior of my soul, Your love has conquered all, take my heart, I’m Yours, forever Yours.”

What songs are you listening to right now? Let me know! I’d love to hear from you! I hope you have a great day!
signi


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Recently Added Songs

Music is a big part of my life. Whether I’m composing, playing, or just listening to music, it’s always around me. Here are some songs that I’ve recently added to my playlist. (Click on the titles to listen to the songs.)

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1. Remember (feat. Brett Younker & Melodie Malone) by Passion

Released: 2016
My Rating: 3.8 /5
Favorite Lyrics: Down in the valley, when waters rise; I’m still believing Hope is alive; All through the struggle and darkest day, I’ll remember the empty grave; Hallelujah, death is done, All of hell is overcome, Jesus, You are alive Continue reading

Music Tag

Hey everyone! I was nominated by GeorgieGirl to complete the Music Tag.

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The Rules

– Write 10 songs that come on shuffle (no skipping!)
– Write your favorite lyrics from each song
– Tag other bloggers
My Songs

  1. I am Gold by Alex Boyé – “I am gold.”
    (because those are the only lyrics… :) )
  2. Dear X, You Don’t Own Me by Disciple – “Go ahead, you’re never going to take me. You can bend, but you’re never going to break me.”
  3. Place de la République by Coeur De Pirate – “Et je ne sais plus si tu en vaux la peine. C’est plutôt dur d’en être certaine. Et quand tu seras à la Porte des Ternes. Ce soir, ne m’oublie pas.”
    (which roughly translates to “And I do not know if you worth, It is rather hard to be certain, And when you get to the Porte des Ternes, Tonight, do not forget me” *translation from Google Translate*)
  4. Oh, Happiness by David Crowder Band – “Oh, happiness! There is grace enough for us. And the whole human race.”
  5. It’s Not Over Yet by For King and Country – “And even when you think you’re finished, it’s not over yet… Hope is rising, never give in, never give up. It’s not over.”
    (I also posted about this song here.)
  6. Safe And Sound by Taylor Swift – “You’ll be alright, no one can hurt you now. Come morning light, you and I’ll be safe and sound.”
  7. Stand by Rascal Flatts (Cassadee Pope cover) – “Every time you get up and get back in the race, one more small piece of you starts to fall into place.”
  8. Touch the Sky by Hillsong United – “Find me here at Your feet again
    Everything I am, reaching out I surrender.”
  9.  Red Is The Rose by The High Kings – “Red is the rose that in yonder garden grows.
    Fair is the lily of the valley.”
    (This song is just really pretty.)
  10. Elle Me Dit by MIKA – “Elle me dit, c’est ta vie, Fais c’que tu veux, tant pis, Un jour tu comprendras, Un jour tu t’en voudras.”
    (Which roughly translates to “She said, it’s your life. Do you want, so be it. One day you’ll understand. One day you will regret.” *translation from Google Translate*)

Tag You’re It

  1. Coffee&Twigs
  2. Country Unlimited
  3. PaperClipsandPins

If you haven’t done the music tag and would like to, let me know and I can add you in. :)