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 >
Display Title: Gentle ShepherdFirst Line: Gentle Shepherd, come and lead usTune Title: [Gentle Shepherd, come and lead us]Author: Gloria Gaither, 1942-; William J. Gaither, 1936-Scripture: John 10:14Date: 2007Subject: Assurance | ; Guidance | ; Pilgrim / Pilgrimage |
Display Title: Gentle ShepherdFirst Line: Gentle Shepherd, come and lead usTune Title: [Gentle Shepherd, come and lead us]Author: William J. Gaither; Gloria GaitherScripture: John 10:1-18; John 10:4Date: 1980Subject: Choir | ; Christ | Shepherd
Display Title: Gentle ShepherdFirst Line: Gentle Shepherd, come and lead usTune Title: GENTLE SHEPHERDAuthor: Gloria Gaither; William J. GaitherMeter: Irregular meterDate: 1986Subject: Children's Hymns | ; Choruses | Scripture and Praise; Provision and Leading |