COUNTRY GOSPEL MUSIC Lyrics

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Christian Country music started as a combination cowboys and plantations music many generations ago. Themes in country music tend to focus on human relationship with God. Like all the other genres, positive Christian worship can be used in worshiping and praising God. Another close genre is Christian Reggae Gospel, a Jamaican style of music.

country Appears 59 Times in the Bible

1st Kings 4: 19

Geber the son of Uri, in the land of Gilead, the country of Sihon king of the Amorites and of Og king of Bashan; and [he was] the only officer who was in the land.

Luke 2: 8

There were shepherds in the same country staying in the field, and keeping watch by night over their flock.

Judges 2: 9

They buried him in the border of his inheritance in Timnath Heres, in the hill country of Ephraim, on the north of the mountain of Gaash.

Luke 19: 12

He said therefore, "A certain nobleman went into a far country to receive for himself a kingdom, and to return.

Acts 10: 39

We are witnesses of everything he did both in the country of the Jews, and in Jerusalem; whom they also{TR omits "also"} killed, hanging him on a tree.

Genesis 14: 7

They returned, and came to En-mishpat (the same is Kadesh), and struck all the country of the Amalekites, and also the Amorites, that lived in Hazazon Tamar.

Matthew 2: 12

Being warned in a dream that they shouldn't return to Herod, they went back to their own country another way.

Hebrews 11: 15

If indeed they had been thinking of that country from which they went out, they would have had enough time to return.

Jeremiah 12: 4

How long shall the land mourn, and the herbs of the whole country wither? for the wickedness of those who dwell therein, the animals are consumed, and the birds; because they said, He shall not see our latter end.

Jeremiah 44: 1

The word that came to Jeremiah concerning all the Jews who lived in the land of Egypt, who lived at Migdol, and at Tahpanhes, and at Memphis, and in the country of Pathros, saying,

Judges 18: 14

Then the five men who went to spy out the country of Laish answered, and said to their brothers, Do you know that there is in these houses an ephod, and teraphim, and an engraved image, and a molten image? now therefore consider what you have to do.

Isaiah 1: 7

Your country is desolate. Your cities are burned with fire. Strangers devour your land in your presence, And it is desolate, As overthrown by strangers.

Acts 26: 20

but declared first to them of Damascus, at Jerusalem, and throughout all the country of Judea, and also to the Gentiles, that they should repent and turn to God, doing works worthy of repentance.

Joshua 9: 9

They said to him, From a very far country your servants are come because of the name of Yahweh your God: for we have heard the fame of him, and all that he did in Egypt,

Luke 1: 39

Mary arose in those days and went into the hill country with haste, into a city of Judah,

1st Samuel 6: 1

The ark of Yahweh was in the country of the Philistines seven months.

Ezekiel 20: 42

You shall know that I am Yahweh, when I shall bring you into the land of Israel, into the country which I swore to give to your fathers.

Jeremiah 46: 10

For that day is [a day] of the Lord, Yahweh of Hosts, a day of vengeance, that he may avenge him of his adversaries: and the sword shall devour and be satiate, and shall drink its fill of their blood; for the Lord, Yahweh of hosts, has a sacrifice in the north country by the river Euphrates.

Luke 20: 9

He began to tell the people this parable. "A {NU (in brackets) and TR add "certain"}man planted a vineyard, and rented it out to some farmers, and went into another country for a long time.

Luke 8: 37

All the people of the surrounding country of the Gadarenes asked him to depart from them, for they were very much afraid. He entered into the boat, and returned.

Ruth 4: 3

He said to the near kinsman, Naomi, who has come back out of the country of Moab, is selling the parcel of land, which was our brother Elimelech's:

Genesis 36: 9

This is the history of the generations of Esau the father of the Edomites in the hill country of Seir:

2nd Kings 3: 20

It happened in the morning, about the time of offering the offering, that behold, there came water by the way of Edom, and the country was filled with water.

2nd Samuel 15: 23

All the country wept with a loud voice, and all the people passed over: the king also himself passed over the brook Kidron, and all the people passed over, toward the way of the wilderness.

1st Samuel 27: 11

David saved neither man nor woman alive, to bring them to Gath, saying, Lest they should tell of us, saying, So did David, and so has been his manner all the while he has lived in the country of the Philistines.

Ruth 1: 2

The name of the man was Elimelech, and the name of his wife Naomi, and the name of his two sons Mahlon and Chilion, Ephrathites of Bethlehem Judah. They came into the country of Moab, and continued there.

1st Kings 8: 41

Moreover concerning the foreigner, who is not of your people Israel, when he shall come out of a far country for your name's sake

1st Samuel 6: 18

and the golden mice, according to the number of all the cities of the Philistines belonging to the five lords, both of fortified cities and of country villages, even to the great stone, whereon they set down the ark of Yahweh, [which stone remains] to this day in the field of Joshua the Beth-shemite.

Isaiah 39: 3

Then came Isaiah the prophet to king Hezekiah, and said to him, What said these men? and from whence came they to you? Hezekiah said, They are come from a far country to me, even from Babylon.

Luke 21: 21

Then let those who are in Judea flee to the mountains. Let those who are in the midst of her depart. Let those who are in the country not enter therein.

Hosea 12: 12

Jacob fled into the country of Aram, And Israel served to get a wife, And for a wife he tended flocks and herds.

1st Samuel 27: 7

The number of the days that David lived in the country of the Philistines was a full year and four months.

John 11: 55

Now the Passover of the Jews was at hand. Many went up from the country to Jerusalem before the Passover, to purify themselves.

Mark 6: 36

Send them away, that they may go into the surrounding country and villages, and buy themselves bread, for they have nothing to eat."

2nd Kings 18: 35

Who are they among all the gods of the countries, that have delivered their country out of my hand, that Yahweh should deliver Jerusalem out of my hand?

John 11: 54

Jesus therefore walked no more openly among the Jews, but departed from there into the country near the wilderness, to a city called Ephraim. He stayed there with his disciples.

Matthew 8: 28

When he came to the other side, into the country of the Gergesenes, two people possessed by demons met him there, coming out of the tombs, exceedingly fierce, so that nobody could pass by that way.

Ruth 1: 6

Then she arose with her daughters-in-law, that she might return from the country of Moab: for she had heard in the country of Moab how that Yahweh had visited his people in giving them bread.

Judges 20: 6

I took my concubine, and cut her in pieces, and sent her throughout all the country of the inheritance of Israel; for they have committed lewdness and folly in Israel.

Acts 12: 20

Now Herod was very angry with the people of Tyre and Sidon. They came with one accord to him, and, having made Blastus, the king's chamberlain, their friend, they asked for peace, because their country depended on the king's country for food.

2nd Chronicles 6: 32

Moreover concerning the foreigner, who is not of your people Israel, when he shall come from a far country for your great name's sake, and your mighty hand, and your outstretched arm; when they shall come and pray toward this house:

2nd Chronicles 30: 10

So the posts passed from city to city through the country of Ephraim and Manasseh, even to Zebulun: but they ridiculed them, and mocked them.

Joshua 10: 41

Joshua struck them from Kadesh-barnea even to Gaza, and all the country of Goshen, even to Gibeon.

2nd Chronicles 9: 14

besides that which the traders and merchants brought: and all the kings of Arabia and the governors of the country brought gold and silver to Solomon.

Luke 1: 65

Fear came on all who lived around them, and all these sayings were talked about throughout all the hill country of Judea.

2nd Chronicles 26: 6

He went forth and warred against the Philistines, and broke down the wall of Gath, and the wall of Jabneh, and the wall of Ashdod; and he built cities in [the country of] Ashdod, and among the Philistines.

Isaiah 36: 20

Who are they among all the gods of these countries, that have delivered their country out of my hand, that Yahweh should deliver Jerusalem out of my hand?

Ruth 2: 6

The servant who was set over the reapers answered, It is the Moabite lady who came back with Naomi out of the country of Moab:

2nd Samuel 21: 14

They buried the bones of Saul and Jonathan his son in the country of Benjamin in Zela, in the tomb of Kish his father: and they performed all that the king commanded. After that God was entreated for the land.

Joshua 9: 11

Our elders and all the inhabitants of our country spoke to us, saying, Take provision in your hand for the journey, and go to meet them, and tell them, We are your servants: and now make you a covenant with us.

Mark 5: 1

They came to the other side of the sea, into the country of the Gadarenes.

Luke 8: 26

They arrived at the country of the Gadarenes, which is opposite Galilee.

Ruth 1: 1

It happened in the days when the judges judged, that there was a famine in the land. A certain man of Bethlehem Judah went to sojourn in the country of Moab, he, and his wife, and his two sons.

1st Chronicles 20: 1

It happened, at the time of the return of the year, at the time when kings go out [to battle], that Joab led forth the army, and wasted the country of the children of Ammon, and came and besieged Rabbah. But David stayed at Jerusalem. Joab struck Rabbah, and overthrew it.

Genesis 36: 8

Esau lived in the hill country of Seir. Esau is Edom.

Hebrews 11: 14

For those who say such things make it clear that they are seeking after a country of their own.

Zechariah 6: 8

Then he called to me, and spoke to me, saying, "Behold, those who go toward the north country have quieted my spirit in the north country."

Mark 1: 5

All the country of Judea and all those of Jerusalem went out to him. They were baptized by him in the Jordan river, confessing their sins.

Ruth 1: 22

So Naomi returned, and Ruth the Moabitess, her daughter-in-law, with her, who returned out of the country of Moab: and they came to Bethlehem in the beginning of barley harvest.

Psalms 103:1-5

Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me, bless his holy name! Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits, who forgives all your iniquity, who heals all your diseases, who redeems your life from the pit, who crowns you with steadfast love and mercy, who satisfies you with good so that your youth is renewed like the eagle’s.

Theme Verses

Psalms 103:1-5

Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me, bless his holy name! Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits, who forgives all your iniquity, who heals all your diseases, who redeems your life from the pit, who crowns you with steadfast love and mercy, who satisfies you with good so that your youth is renewed like the eagle’s.

Psalm 150:1-6

“Praise the Lord! Praise God in his sanctuary; praise him in his mighty heavens! Praise him for his mighty deeds; praise him according to his excellent greatness! Praise him with trumpet sound; praise him with lute and harp! Praise him with tambourine and dance; praise him with strings and pipe! Praise him with sounding cymbals; praise him with loud clashing cymbals!”

Ephesians 5:19

“addressing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody to the Lord with your heart.

John 4:23

“But the hour is coming, and now is, when the true worshippers shall worship the Father in spirit and in truth: for the Father seeks such to worship him.”

Hebrews 13:15

“Through him then let us continually offer up a sacrifice of praise to God, that is, the fruit of lips that acknowledge his name.”

Psalm 22:3

“Yet you are holy, enthroned on the praises of Israel.”

Colossians 3:16

“Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord.”

Psalm 95:6

“Oh come, let us worship and bow down; let us kneel before the Lord, our Maker!”

2 Corinthians 1:3–4

“Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God.”

Hebrews 11:1

Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see.

Isaiah 25:1

“O Lord, you are my God; I will exalt you; I will praise your name, for you have done wonderful things, plans formed of old, faithful and sure.”

2 Samuel 7:21–22

“Because of your promise, and according to your own heart, you have brought about all this greatness, to make your servant know it. Therefore you are great, O Lord God. For there is none like you, and there is no God besides you, according to all that we have heard with our ears.”