The Family of God

I'm so glad I'm a part of the family of God

Author: Gloria Gaither; Author: Bill Gaither
CCLI Number: 17023
Published in 10 hymnals

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Author: Gloria Gaither

Gloria Gaither (born March 4, 1942) is a Christian songwriter, author, speaker, editor, and academic. She is the wife of Bill Gaither and also sang in the Bill Gaither Trio, one of the most influential groups in recent Christian music. She was born Gloria Lee Sickal in 1942 in Michigan, a daughter of pastor Lee Sickal and Dorothy Sickal. She spent most of her childhood and high school career in the Battle Creek area of Michigan, working a brief time for the Kellogg Company. When Sickal graduated from high school, she attended Anderson University in Anderson, Indiana. There, she triple majored in English, French, and Sociology. Upon her graduation, she took a job at Alexandria Monroe High School as a French teacher. There, she met Bill Ga… Go to person page >

Author: Bill Gaither

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Text Information

First Line: I'm so glad I'm a part of the family of God
Title: The Family of God
Author: Gloria Gaither
Author: Bill Gaither
Meter: Irregular
Language: English
Refrain First Line: I'm so glad I'm a part of the fam'ly of God
Copyright: © 1970, William J. Gaither, Inc.



Instances (1 - 10 of 10)

African American Heritage Hymnal #519

Baptist Hymnal 1991 #386

Baptist Hymnal 2008 #393

Hymns of Faith #75

Praise for the Lord (Expanded Edition) #890

Rejoice Hymns #188

Sing Joyfully #128

The Celebration Hymnal #419

The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #282

Worship His Majesty #334

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