Nobody Knows the Trouble I’ve Seen

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In May 2011, two of DisciplesNet’s favorite song providers, Rev. Dr. Twana A. Harris and Rev. Dean Phelps, came to our DisciplesNet studio to let us record them singing some favorites that we thought would bring a lift to our audience.…


“Farther On,” by Dean Phelps

We invite you to join pastor and musician Dean Phelps as he sings vocals and plays guitar on “Farther On,” a beautiful old shape note hymn out of the Sacred Harp tradition in North America.

More about Dean and his music, including from 4 CDs, can be found on his website at:

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“No, Never Alone,” Devotional and hymn of reassurance

Never Alone

Devotional: No, Never Alone

Who will separate us from the love of Christ? Will hardship, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword? As it is written, “For your sake we are being killed all day long; we are accounted as sheep to be slaughtered.” No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us.


On Eagles Wings

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We invite you to join us in the uplifting song, “On Eagles Wings.” This is sung by two pastor-musicians, Twana Harris and Dean Phelps, who came to our DIsicplesNet studio to sing hymns and spiritual songs for our DisciplesNet audience around the world.…


Pastoral Prayer, for children lost to violence

We’ve had requests for the prayer from Sunday DisciplesNet worship #115, addressing the violence against children in China and the USA the previous Friday, December 14, 2012.  This is the prayer which we hope will bring peace to you.

Background music, “O Come Little Children” is played by Pam Barksdale, and special photo is by Michelle Soruco, taken at the Southport Equestrian Center in Indianapolis… Continue reading


It is Well With My Soul

We invite you to join us Twana Harris and Dean Phelps, both ordained pastors and gifted musicians, as they sing, “It is Well With My Soul” for our DisciplesNet viewers from our DisciplesNet studio. This favorite song of faith has inspired millions since it was written by Horatio Spafford in 1873.…


Precious Lord, Take My Hand
Two of our favorite singers, Twana Harris and Phoebe Spier, came into our studio having never met before and sat down to sing this well-loved Thomas Dorsey song for our DisciplesNet.

Videoediting is by youth video intern Joy Torrence, supported by grants from Reconciliation Ministries and the Canfield Memorial Trust of Central Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Indianapolis… Continue reading


“Lord, I just can’t keep from crying”

Rev. Dr. Twana A. Harris sings “Lord, I just can’t keep from crying,” written by “Blind Willie Johnson” on this short prayer video that includes photos, video, and scripture.

What do you do when something in life has happened that is heart-wrenching, and leaves us where not knowing what to do, except to cry with all we have within us?…