Expository Songs from James 4

James 4:6

But he giveth more grace. Wherefore he saith, God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace unto the humble.

Annie Flint’s hymn “He Giveth More Grace” was a standard in many hymnals for decades. Sadly, it seems to have started to fall out of use in the last generation or two. But here’s hoping this song does not get forgotten:

Expository Songs

Lover of the World (James 4:4)
Popularized by Kelly Willard
YouTube | Amazon

He Giveth More Grace (James 4:6) (1941)
Annie Flint, Hubert Mitchell
Lyrics | YouTube

Defeat the Devil (James 4:7)
E.G. Masters
Lyrics | Sheet Music

Draw Near to You (James 4:8) (1997)
Mark Altrogge | Popularized by Sovereign Grace Music
Lyrics | Sheet Music

Draw nigh to the Holy (James 4:8)
Thomas MacKellar

Near to Thee (James 4:8)
Julia Sterling
Lyrics | Sheet Music

To Jesus Draw Nigh (James 4:8)
Ada Blenkhorn
Lyrics | Sheet Music

Humble Yourself (James 4:10)
Annie Herring | Popularized by 2nd Chapter of Acts
Lyrics | YouTube | Amazon

What is life? ‘t is but a vapor (James 4:14)
Thomas Kelly
Lyrics | Sheet Music

Other References

Resist the Devil, Draw Nigh to God (James 4:7-8)
Joe Kitson | Popularized by Statement of Faith
YouTube | Amazon

Draw Me Nearer (James 4:8)
Fanny Crosby
Lyrics | Sheet Music

Nearer to Thee (James 4:8)
William Stevenson
Lyrics | Sheet Music

Nearer, Still Nearer (James 4:8)
Leila Morris
Lyrics | Sheet Music | YouTube

In The Presence Of My Creator (James 4:14) (2006)
Popularized by Buddy Davis
YouTube | Amazon

Saints’ Reward (James 4:14)
William G. Schell
Lyrics | Sheet Music

When I Am Gone (James 4:14)
Popularized by 4Him
Lyrics | YouTube | Amazon


Humble Thyself in the Sight of the Lord (James 4:10) (1978)
Bob Hudson | Popularized by Maranatha Music
Lyrics | YouTube | Amazon