Songs for Tough Times

As a follow up to the wonderful service on Sunday with our guest Melanie DeMore, we asked you to share a song or two that keeps you going through the tough times.

 

“Amazing Grace” – John Newton

“Be Not Afraid” – Bob Dufford, S.J.

“Beautiful Day” – U2

“Benedictus” from The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace

“Bridge Over Troubled Water” – Simon & Garfunkel

“Dama de Mis Amores” – Ray Sepulveda and Tito Nieves

“Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead” – Harold Arlen

“Dona Nobis Pacem” – Traditional

“Don’t Stop Believing” – Journey

“Here Comes the Sun” – The Beatles

“Here I Am Lord” – Dan Schutte

“I Am Light” – India Arie

“I Will Always Love You” – Dolly Parton

“I Will Survive” – Gloria Gaynor

“Imagine” – John Lennon

“Keep Going Song”  the Bengsons

“Landslide” – Stevie Nix

“Lean on Me” – Bill Withers

“Let it Be” – Paul McCartney

“Light At The End Of The Tunnel” – Andrew Lloyd Webber

“Light of a Clear Blue Morning” – Dolly Parton

“May I Have This Dance With You?” – Scott Krippayne

“On Eagle’s Wings” – Michael Joncas

“On the Road Again” – Willie Nelson

“Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head” – BJ Thomas

“Ripple” – Grateful Dead

“September Song” – Walter Huston

“Silent Night” – Franz Xaver Gruber

“Standing Outside the Fire” – Garth Brooks

“The Mother” – Brandi Carlile

“The River” – Garth Brooks

“This Little Light of Mine” – Harry Dixon Loes  (Sam Cooke version)

“Tomorrow” – Andrea McArdle

“We Shall Be Known” – Ma Muse

“We’ll Meet Again” – Vera Lynn

*Anything by Carol King or James Taylor

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