Lord, I Deserve Thy Deepest Wrath is a set of lyrics by Basil Manly to which Nathan Drake at Reawaken Hymns has given an new melody because he couldn’t find the original music in a suitable form to use. The lyrics: 1. Lord, I deserve Thy deepest wrath, ungrateful, faithless I have been; no terrors …

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This rendition of Charles Wesley’s lyrics Glory Be To God On High features melody and vocals by Nathan Drake of Reawaken Hymns. The lyrics: Glory be to God on high, And peace on earth descend; God comes down, He bows the sky, And shows Himself our friend. God the invisible appears, God the blest, the …

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I’ve enjoyed discovering Nathan Drake at Reawaken Hymns during 2020. This rendition of The Magnificat is a little different from his usual treatments of more well-known hymns, but is a great demonstration that simplicity doesn’t mean a lack of strength. The lyrics: My Soul Glorifies the lord and my spirit rejoices In God my savior …

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Searching around last week I encountered Nathan Drake and his music as Reawaken Hymns. Hymns are given minor rearrangements to suit guitar/acoustic singing. The results are a considered and helpful transition of songs to the musical style used in many churches today. He’s been at it for a few years now, and I’m surprised I …

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