Lindsay Terry
Lyrically Speaking

Lyrically Speaking

Lindsay Terry, Ph.D., has been a music historian for many years and has interviewed scores of celebrated songwriters, some of which are already in heaven. He directed the music ministries of several of the formidable churches in America. Among his 34 books are eight volumes of the history of favorite songs and hymns. Several of the 16 tracts he authored are based on these legendary stories and have sold more than 16 million copies. He has written for numerous national periodicals and major newspapers.

Latest Blog: Put Out The Fire

In the latest entry in "Lyrically Speaking", Lindsay Terry takes a look at the story behind the song, "Put Out The Fire" from Greater Vision.
Ordinary People
In the latest entry in "Lyrically Speaking", Lindsay Terry takes a look at the story behind the song, "Ordinary People" from The Old Paths.
Part the Waters - I Need Thee Every Hour
In the latest entry in "Lyrically Speaking", Lindsay Terry takes a look at the story behind the song, "Part the Waters / I Need Thee Every Hour" from Gold City.
Land Of Endless Tomorrows
In the latest entry in "Lyrically Speaking", Lindsay Terry takes a look at the story behind the song, "Land Of Endless Tomorrow" from the Hoskins Family.
The Joys of Heaven
In the latest entry in "Lyrically Speaking", Lindsay Terry takes a look at the story behind the song, "The Joys Of Heaven" from the Kingdom Heirs.
Christ Is Still the King
In the latest entry in "Lyrically Speaking", Lindsay Terry takes a deeper look at the story behind the song, "Christ Is Still The King", from Legacy Five.
God Leads Us Along
In the latest entry in "Lyrically Speaking", Lindsay Terry takes a deeper look at the story behind the song, "God Leads Us Along", from the "Hymns" album from the Gaither Vocal Band
Put It Right There
In the latest entry in "Lyrically Speaking", Lindsay Terry takes a deeper look at the story behind the song, "Put It Right There", by the LeFevre Quartet.
Love Is Stronger
In the latest entry in "Lyrically Speaking", Lindsay Terry takes a deeper look at the story behind the song, "Love Is Stronger", by Jason Crabb.
When He Calls I’ll Fly Away
In the latest entry in "Lyrically Speaking", Lindsay Terry takes a deeper look at the story behind the song, "When He Calls I'll Fly Away", by The Talleys.
Walk Together Children
In the latest entry in "Lyrically Speaking", Lindsay Terry takes a deeper look at the story behind the song, "Walk Together Children", by The Isaacs.
Seven Days
Seven Days