The Lunch Break Hymn Sing

by Frank Aiken

Welcome to The Lunch Break Hymn Sing, a podcast dedicated to the rediscovery of hymns, both ancient and modern, as well as the authors who penned them. Enjoy your lunch break! 

Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • S01 E34 - Advent Week 1 - What Child is This?

    S01 E34 - Advent Week 1 - What Child is This?

    The Jewish people of the first century were under harsh oppression by the Roman Government. There was a hope built up inside them of the coming of a king, that great deliverer, who would rescue them from persecution, wipe out thei...

    10:13
  • S01 E33 - Second Helping Sunday! Advent Week 1 - Come, Thou Long Expected Jesus

    S01 E33 - Second Helping Sunday! Advent Week 1 - Come, Thou Long Expected Jesus

    Today and every Sunday in December we will be opening up the fridge for a second helping of last season's episodes from our Advent series. In this episode, we will sing, "Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus" a hymn by Charles Wesley. ...

    09:49
  • S01 E32 - He Leadeth Me, Oh Blessed Thought

    S01 E32 - He Leadeth Me, Oh Blessed Thought

    Imagine writing something, putting it away and forgetting about it, and then opening a hymnal FOUR YEARS LATER to see it! Surprised, right?That's probably how Joseph Henry Gilmore felt when he opened up a hymnal at Second Baptist...

    09:44
  • S01 E31 - Guide Me O, Thou Great Jehovah

    S01 E31 - Guide Me O, Thou Great Jehovah

    He was known as the “Sweet Singer of Wales” and wrote over 850 hymns in English and Welsh. Today we will sing one of William Williams popular hymns, Guide Me O, Thou Great Jehovah.Enjoy Your Lunch Break

    07:04
  • S01 E30 - Rock Of Ages

    S01 E30 - Rock Of Ages

    There is much to be said of Augustus Toplady’s hymns. He wrote with such theological depth that many claimed they were difficult to sing. His hymns were a “converting ordinance to some, a recovering ordinance to others, and a comf...

    09:25