On What Are You Building

Are you building your house on the sand, brother?

Author: Eben E. Rexford
Tune: [Are you building your house on the sand, brother?]
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: Eben E. Rexford

Rexford, Eben Eugene.M (Johnsburg, New York, July 16, 1848--October 16, 1916, Shiocton, Wisconsin). Horticulturalist and editor of a Wisconsin farm journal. Many of his verses were used to fill empty corners of the journal. He also wrote many books on gardening. Lawrence University (Appleton, Wisc.), Litt.D. Twenty-five years, organist at First Congregational Church, Shiocton. See: Smith, Mary L.P. (1930). Eben E. Rexford; a biographical sketch. Menasha, Wis., George Banta Pub. Co. --Leonard Ellinwood, DNAH Archives and Gabriel, Charles H. (1916). Singers and Their Songs. Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Are you building your house on the sand, brother?
Title: On What Are You Building
Author: Eben E. Rexford
Refrain First Line: Let us build on the Rock

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Carols of Joy: choice collection of songs and hymns for the Sunday School, Bible class, and the Home Circle to which has been added an easy method of Rudimental Instruction in Music, for Week-day Stud #116Page Scan
Christian Life Songs: for Sunday school, praise and prayer meeting, congregational singing, Christian Endeavor meetings, special meetings, choir & home #114Page Scan
Gates of Praise: for the Sabbath-School, praise service, prayer-meeting, etc. #49Page Scan
Gates of Praise: for the Sabbath-school, praise-service, prayer-meeting, etc. #49Page Scan
Good Tidings: Nos. 1 & 2 combined #A30Page Scan
Joy and Praise for Sunday Schools #d4
Selection of Hymns, for the use of the first M. E. Church, Cape May City #14Page Scan
Sing Out the Glad News #d2
Songs of the Kingdom: a choice collection of songs and hymns for the Sunday school and other social services #90Page Scan
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