A Home in Heaven

Author: William M. Runyan

Showing early musical promise, William Marion Runyan (b. Marion, NY, 1870; d. Pittsburg, KS, 1957) was a substitute church organist by the age of twelve. He became a Methodist minister in 1891 and served several churches in Kansas but turned to evangelism in 1903; he worked for the Central Methodist Conference for the next twenty years. Following that service, Runyan became pastor at the Federated Church at John Brown University, Sulphur Springs, Arkansas. Editor of Christian Workers Magazine, he also served the Moody Bible Institute and was an editor for Hope Publishing Company until his retirement in 1948. Runyan wrote a number of hymn texts, gospel songs, and hymn tunes. Bert Polman Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I am sure of a home in heaven
Title: A Home in Heaven
Author: William M. Runyan
Refrain First Line: I am sure of a home in heaven
Publication Date: 1942
Copyright: Copyright 1942 in "New Radio Songs and Choruses of the Gospel, No. 4" by Wendell P. Loveless

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New Radio Songs and Choruses of the Gospel No. 4 #66

Pinebrook Victory Songs #d20

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