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J. W. Acuff

Short Name: J. W. Acuff
Full Name: Acuff, J. W. (James Warren), 1864-1937
Birth Year: 1864
Death Year: 1937

Born: January 4, 1864, Freestone County, Texas.
Died: August 1, 1937, Georgetown, Texas.
Buried: Odd Fellows Cemetery, Georgetown, Texas.

James was a well known singer and song writer among the Churches of Christ in Texas. He wrote several popular Gospel songs, often led the singing for protracted meetings, and helped compile hymnals for the Firm Foundation Company of Austin. His career as a singer and song writer spanned nearly 50 years.

Texts by J. W. Acuff (16)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
Christ died upon the crossJames Warren Acuff (Author)2
I love to sing of that blest home aboveJames W. Acuff (Author)English3
In that city bright and fairJ. W. Acuff (Author)2
In the blessed light of JesusJames Warren Acuff (Author)2
I've a home prepared where the saints abideJames W. Acuff (Author)English78
Just over the shining strandJ. W. Acuff (Author)2
Let us go out in the harvestJ. W. Acuff (Author)2
My Savior has gone a blest home to prepareJames Warren Acuff (Author)6
There's a battle raging nowJames Warren Acuff (Author)2
There's a beautiful city where pilgrims areJames Warren Acuff (Author)3
There's a home beyond death's tideJames Warren Acuff (Author)2
We are marching on toward ZionJames Warren Acuff (Author)2
Weary sinner, heed the call, gently pleading withJ. W. Acuff (Author)2
We're here to preach, to sing and prayJ. W. Acuff (Author)2
When Jesus calls us homeJames Warren Acuff (Author)5
When the harvest time is endedJames Warren Acuff (Author)English11
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