In this season of Thanksgiving, we are grateful to the many people who benefit from Hymnary on a regular basis.
So far in 2021 we have had more than 8 million people from more than 200 countries around the globe come to the Hymnary website! Thank you to all who use Hymnary.org and all who support it with gifts of time, talent and treasure.
If you feel moved to support our work today with a gift of any amount and a word of encouragement, we would be grateful. To donate online, please use the Calvin University secure giving site. If you'd like to make a gift by check, please send it to: Hymnary.org, Calvin University, 3201 Burton Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.
Marcus Elcanie Bolch (or possibly Bolick). (July 7, 1883-1937). Grew up on Caja's Mountain in North Carolina, and studied music at the Hudson School of Music. He also delivered mail between Hudson and Caja's Mountain. Active in writing hymns and songs, playing in the family band, and leading a choir.
--Emails from great-granddaughter Donna Garretson to Mary Louise VanDyke, 8 February 2001 and 22 February 2001. DNAH Archives Go to person page >