Sovereign Grace have put out loads of great albums (click here for their bandcamp page where you can listen to them). Here’s one with an Easter flavour. I know it’s not Easter any more but I’ve been listening to it loads, and back in the day, in the year Jesus died and rose, he would have still been on earth now, appearing to his disciples, eating with them, reassuring them, teaching them….. WOW!
A few favourites:
He will take us home with Him forever
He will finally wipe away our tears
You have been raised unpacks the significance of Jesus’ resurrection in terms of our forgiveness and redemption – that work has been completed!
Jesus lives is all about the way we can laugh at death and persevere in this fallen world because Jesus has defeated death – he has taken its sting away.
Behold our God is less focussed on the events of Easter, but uses ideas from Isaiah 40 to build a picture of the incomparable, supreme, creator God. In Isaiah the surprise is that the same God who is so far above all things also wants to stoop down to know and comfort his people. In the song the surprise is that he’s done it in Jesus!! “God eternal, humbled to the grave. Jesus, Saviour, risen now to reign.