Balm in Gilead
Arranged by Jack Schrader. Blues-Gospel-Spirituals, Comfort, Encouragement, Spiritual, General, Sacred. Octavo. 12 pages. Published by Hope Publishing Company (HP.C5747).
Item Number: HP.C5747
Scriptural Reference: Acts 16:25, Acts 2:14-30, Acts 2:41, Ephesians 1:15-23, James 1:5, Jeremiah 8:22, Psalms 51:10.
Tranquil and flowing, this Jack Schrader setting based on the beloved traditional spiritual provides solace for the "sin-sick soul." An opportunity for a soloist on verse one gives further expression of personal healing and comfort. The simple piano accompaniment makes this a useful anthem anytime of the year and especially for services dealing with healing and wholeness.